In January 1969, Neil Armstrong, Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, and Michael Collins are named as the crew for the historic flight.
After John Glenn orbits Earth, Armstrong says, "Space is the frontier, and that's where I intend to go." Armstrong's first flight into space is almost his last! In 1966, Armstrong makes a swift recovery from a near-disaster aboard a spacecraft in Earth orbit.
Armstrong has proved that he can handle an emergency situation in space — the kind that might arise while trying to lan