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'Fly me to the Moon': marking the 50th anniversary of the first Moonlanding

15/07/2019 1783 views 15 likes
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This week, ESA is celebrating the 50th anniversary of humankind first setting foot on the Moon and paying tribute to the men and women who took part in this endeavour, some of whom went on to work in later NASA, ESA and international space programmes.

Today, ESA and our partners are busy preparing to return humans to the surface of the Moon. During this week, we will focus on the different lunar missions being prepared by ESA and highlight of some fascinating European contributions to lunar exploration.

See more at: ESA History and Human and Robotic Exploration.

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