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Merritt Island in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Apollo 11

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

 
 
Apollo II Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, June 24, 2021
1. Apollo II Marker
Inscription.  
Date: July 16-24, 1969
Command Module: Columbia
Lunar Module: Eagle

Command Module Pilot: Michael Collins
Lunar Module Pilot: Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin
Commander: Neil Armstrong

“Tranquility Base here. The eagle has landed.”
- Neil Armstrong

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpaceExplorationWar, Cold. A significant historical date for this entry is July 20, 1969.
 
Location. 28° 36.268′ N, 80° 40.155′ W. Marker is in Merritt Island, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker can be reached from Kennedy Parkway North, 6 miles north of NASA Parkway West, on the right when traveling north. Located within the Apollo/Saturn V Center of the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Merritt Island FL 32953, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Apollo 10 (here, next to this marker); Apollo 12 (here, next to this marker); Apollo 9 (a few steps from this marker); Apollo 13 (a
Apollo II Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, June 24, 2021
2. Apollo II Marker
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few steps from this marker); Apollo 14 (a few steps from this marker); Apollo 8 (a few steps from this marker); Apollo 15 (a few steps from this marker); Apollo 7 (a few steps from this marker).
 
Also see . . .
1. Apollo 11. (Submitted on June 30, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.)
2. Apollo/Saturn V Center, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. NASA website (Submitted on July 1, 2021.) 
 
Apollo II Crew: Collins, Armstrong, Aldrin image. Click for full size.
By Nasa
3. Apollo II Crew: Collins, Armstrong, Aldrin
4.	Flag Planting on the Moon image. Click for full size.
By Nasa
4. 4. Flag Planting on the Moon
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 30, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 77 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 30, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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