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Honoring the Apollo 11 Mission » Richard Nixon Foundation
Apollo XI aims skyward into the realm of heavens, July 16 1969. Apollo 11 Launch Following the successful Translunar Injection of Apollo 11 as it exited Earth’s orbit, President Nixon released a proclamation calling for a National Day of Participation Honoring the Apollo 11 Mission, to be observed on July 21 1971. The proclamation, below, …