Apollo 11: Michael Collins reveals in 2019 why he went to space The legendary astronaut passed away peacefully yesterday, aged 90, following a “valiant battle with cancer”. He played a pivotal role in the first manned mission to the Moon, Apollo 11,
Collins, one of three crew members of the first manned mission to the Moon in 1969, has died aged 90. His family said it came after “a valiant battle with cancer”. They added: “He spent his final days peacefully, with his family
Michael Collins, who stayed behind while Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon in 1969, has died at the age of 90. His family released a statement confirming the passing of the astronaut on Wednesday “after a valiant battle with
The legendary astronaut played a pivotal role in getting Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to the Moon on July 21, 1969. Dubbed “the loneliest man in the universe” Collins spent 21 hours orbiting alone in the command module while his colleagues stole
Apollo 11: US government ‘encouraged by photos’ says El-Baz More than 50 years ago, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin touched down at Tranquility Base, fulfilling President John F Kennedy’s goal of landing man on the Moon by the end of the Sixties.