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Apollo 11 Crew

 

Apollo 11 Crew

(L) Neil A. Armstrong, Commander

(C) Michael Collins, Command Module Pilot

(R) Buzz Aldrin, Lunar Module Pilot

Crew Spaceflight Histories


Neil A. Armstrong

Mission
Gemini VIII
Apollo 11
Dates
March 16, 1966
July 16-24, 1969
Role
Command Pilot
Commander
Notes
 
1st man to walk on the Moon.


Buzz Aldrin

Mission
Gemini XII
Apollo 11
Dates
November 11-15, 1966
July 16-24, 1969
Role
Pilot
Lunar Module Pilot

Notes
Last Gemini mission
2nd man to walk on the Moon.


Michael Collins

Mission
Gemini X
Apollo 11
Dates
July 18-21, 1966
July 16-24, 1969
Role
Pilot
Command Module Pilot

Notes
World atlitude record, third U.S. spacewalker.


Apollo 11 Backup Crew:

James A. Lovell, commander
William A. Anders, command module pilot
Fred W. Haise, lunar module pilot