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Apollo 11 @ 50: The long shadow of the flag

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Armstrong the LEM pilot

Armstrong had been a vocal advocate of the "flying bedstead" LLRV trainer, racking up the most flying hours, even crashing one and narrowly escaping with his life. https://www.historynet.com/lunar-landing-research-vehicle-nasas-flying-bedstead.htm

Turned out to be a handy skill to have.

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