Photos: 'One small step...'

Photos: 'One small step...'

Credit: NASA

President Richard M. Nixon was in the central Pacific recovery area to welcome the Apollo 11 astronauts aboard the U.S.S. Hornet, prime recovery ship for the historic Apollo 11 lunar landing mission.

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Posted on August 25, 2012 at 4:24 PM

Updated Thursday, Dec 5 at 12:46 PM

Neil Armstrong commanded the Apollo 11 spacecraft that landed on the moon July 20, 1969, capping the most daring of the 20th century's scientific expeditions.

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