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The first Moon landing was 50 years ago. Here are thirteen facts about the historic event
The first Moon landing was 50 years ago. Here are 13 facts about the historic event.
We hear from the people who made Apollo 11 happen and prevented it from going badly wrong.
In the BBC's Apollo 11 anniversary podcast series we hear how the mission team had to overcome problems just before landing.

Apollo 11: The ‘kids’ who took us to the Moon

Without this group of youngsters the first Moon landing wouldn’t have happened.
The average age of the flight controllers on the Apollo 11 mission was 27. Without this group of youngsters in their twenties and thirties the first Moon landing wouldn’t have happened.

Photo: The Apollo 11 Credit: Nasa