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Brinkley:  Moon landing ‘will certainly be remembered as long as mankind remembers anything’    

  The night before the Apollo 11 launch, July 15, 1969   NBC’s David Brinkley talked about how historic the moon landing would be and how long it would be remembered. 

That small step was a giant leap for humanity

When man first harnessed fire, no one recorded it. But when Neil Armstrong took that first small step on the moon in July 1969, an entire globe was watching. Full story

Armstrong: ‘Apollo 11 crew is honored’

  The legendary crew of the first moon landing received the Congressional Gold Medal in a ceremony on Capitol Hill.

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(FILE PHOTO) Neil Armstrong dies at 82
(FILE PHOTO) Neil Armstrong dies at 82

Neil Armstrong commander of the first manned spacecraft to land on the moon on July 20, 1969 died at the age of 82 following complications resulting from cardiovascular procedures, a statement from his family said. Moon landing research vehicle, made by Bell, with astronaut Neil Armstrong at Edw