13 Minutes to the Moon
Ep.09 Tranquility Base
Sunday, 7 July
We are five and a half minutes to the moon. Tension goes “through the roof”. Neil Armstrong takes control and the fuel starts to run out. In Mission Control, flight controllers count down to 60 seconds of fuel remaining – and then 30 seconds… With Kevin Fong.
Courtesy of the Johnson Space Center Oral History Project:
Theme music by Hans Zimmer for Bleeding Fingers Music