5875 Apollo11 nasaFifty years ago this Saturday, Neil Armstrong walked on the moon. But before doing so, he had to *land* on the moon - a job both difficult and tense. Remembering the final moments of the Apollo 11 moon landing fifty years later on the next Morning Edition from NPR News.

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(Photo: Buzz Aldrin salutes the American flag on the lunar surface during the Apollo 11 mission – Courtesy NASA)

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