sai ramIfWed Aug 29, 2012 13:27184.108.40.206If you lined up everybody in the world and asked them to be the first volunteer to land on the Moon....how many real (not obviously crazy) people do you think you would get to go?.....most people have a hard time flying for the first time....and some won't even attempt it. What out of the ordinary courage that had to take....I can't even imagine it myself....may a truly real hero rest in peace.....sai ram..
- Neil Armstrong and hope Mirage, Sun Aug 26 13:57Neil Armstrong was someone I looked up to, not just for what he did but for the many things he didn't do as well. His death reminds me how low we set the bar these days, for the famous, but also for... more
- If sai ram, Wed Aug 29 13:27
- Re: If Mirage, Thu Aug 30 02:43He estimated they had perhaps a 50/50 chance of landing rather than crashing. It turns out the landing site had not been chosen well and he managed to find a place to land and land it barely in time. ... more
- We will sai ram, Thu Aug 30 17:11We will probably never know the number of Russians that actually died in space......sai ram
- He was a test pilot ... Baruch, Wed Aug 29 17:57in the X-15 program etal, and had close encounters with death before Apollo. And we know what happened to the first Apollo crew in 1967, Aldrin says he was the best pilot he ever knew. And they... more
- One small obituary for a man ... Baruch, Sun Aug 26 21:09hopefully not one giant leap into collapse for mankind! Shalom