Apollo 11 Astronaut Michael Collins To Headline Friday
(cnn) michael collins, the nasa astronaut who was the command module pilot for the apollo 11 mission to the moon, has died at age 90 after battling cancer. his family shared the news wednesday. Astronaut michael collins, a member of the apollo 11 mission that landed on the moon, has died at 90. as neil armstrong and buzz aldrin planted humanity's first bootprints on the moon, collins. Michael collins (october 31, 1930 – april 28, 2021) was an american astronaut who flew the apollo 11 command module columbia around the moon in 1969 while his crewmates, neil armstrong and buzz aldrin, made the first crewed landing on the surface. he was also a test pilot and major general in the u.s. air force reserves. Michael collins, ‘third man’ of the moon landing, dies at 90 orbiting dozens of miles above the lunar surface, he kept solitary watch of the apollo command module as neil armstrong and buzz aldrin. Brevard county, fla. – michael collins, the nasa astronaut and retired air force general who piloted apollo 11's mission to the moon, died early wednesday, according to a statement from his.
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