Armstrong, Neil Alden
That's one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind(the
awas apparently lost in transmission due to static). After serving (1970–71) as an associate NASA administrator for aeronautics, Armstrong taught aeronautical engineering at the Univ. of Cincinnati from 1971 to 1979. In 1985, President Reagan appointed him to the National Commission on Space and in 1986 named him vice chairman of the panel that investigated the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger.
See his First on the Moon (1970), written with G. Farmer and D. Hamblin; biography by J. R. Hansen (2005).
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