Neil Armstrong

smithsonianmag.com

Most of the space suit Ohio native Neil Armstrong wore when he became the first person to walk on the moon is now on display at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport, after being moved from the Cincinnati Museum Center.

Ohio has long celebrated its history in flight.

jsc.nasa.gov

Ohio native and former astronaut James Lovell commander of the Apollo 13, has been chosen to receive the first Neil Armstrong Outstanding Achievement Award.

The famous words spoken by the late Wapakoneta native Neil Armstrong when he set foot on the moon in 1969 may have been misquoted by people over the years.

A Cincinnati boy who has fought an incurable skin disease and hearing loss since birth will attend today's national memorial service for his hero, Ohio native and former astronaut Neil Armstrong.

Former astronauts, political and business leaders, and family and friends gathered in suburban Cincinnati this morning to mourn and celebrate the life of Neil Armstrong.

Cincinnati museum honors Neil Armstrong

Aug 27, 2012

A constant stream of people filed through Cincinnati’s Museum Center Sunday (yesterday) to honor the late Neil Armstrong and view a piece of rock he brought back from the moon. WNKU’s Cheri Lawson reports the Museum Centers’ Museum of Natural History and Science offered free admission yesterday and extended it through Labor Day in honor of Armstrong .