Telecast of Astronaut Neil Armstrong Descending Ladder to Lunar Surface

Telecast of Astronaut Neil Armstrong Descending Ladder to Lunar Surface

Astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, Apollo 11 commander, descends the ladder of the Apollo 11 Lunar Module prior to making the first step by man on the moon. This view is a black and white reproduction taken from a telecast by the Apollo 11 lunar surface camera during extravehicular activity. The black bar running through the center of the picture is an anamoly in the television ground data system at the Goldstone Tracking Station.

NASA #S69-42583

  • S69-42583

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