Apollo 11: A Look Back at the Objectives and Achievements of the Historic First Lunar Landing Mission

Event Details


This July the world celebrated the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 and the dramatic moment when Ohioan, Neil Armstrong, planted a boot on the Moon’s surface. This presentation will briefly review the background of Project Apollo, offer a short bio of each of the crewmen, and describe each of the important phases of the mission from lift-off to splashdown. It will conclude by pointing out the noteworthy achievements of that historic mission.

Greg Brown
Greg is the Experience Coordinator at the Armstrong Air & Space Museum in Wapakoneta, Ohio. He has a BA in History and sees himself as a frustrated aerospace engineer. He as been involved with the Museum since 2015. Greg is a veteran of the US Air Force and the US Army. During the Cold War he served as a missile security specialist in the Strategic Air Command at Ellsworth AFB,SD.

For additional details call 937-247-0402. The presentation is free and open to the public and has ample free parking.


Mound Cold War Discovery Center
E-Mail: msema1947@gmail.com
Phone: 937-247-0402