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  1. News - World - OBITUARY

    TV astronomer Patrick Moore dies aged 89

    Posted Dec 10th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... swallowing a fly on air. He was also involved in the lunar mapping in the run-up to the Nasa Apollo missions. "My own research- mapping the Moon- now belongs to the past, and my role, if I have ...

  2. News - World - OBITUARY

    Neil Armstrong, the first man to land on the moon, dies at 82

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... on August 5, 1930, Armstrong took flying lessons at the age of 15 and received his pilot's licence on his 16th birthday. A US Navy aviator, he later joined Nasa's predecessor agency, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, in 1955. As a research pilot at Nasa's Flight Research Centre in Edwards, California, he flew on many pioneering high-speed aircraft. In 1962, ...



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