Sunday, August 26, 2012

R.I.P Neil Armstrong - The first man to walk on the Moon

Sad news rocked the entire world today, as legendary NASA astronaut and test pilot Neil A. Armstrong passed away from complications following heart surgery. The news of the passing of the "first man to walk the moon" was reported by NBC news, and soon followed on other sites like Jalopnik.

Landing on the Moon :July 20, 1969

His walk on the moon during the famous and historic voyage on Apollo 11 on July 20, 1969 will fellow pilot Buzz Aldrin was significant, and his famous line delivered after he started his walk on the Lunar surface forever echoes in the halls of history and mankind - "That's one small step for [a] man. One giant leap for mankind".

R.I.P Neil Armstrong, and thank you for inspiring mankind to dream big and walk on the moon.

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