Chandrayaan-2 lander Vikram lost contact with ISRO just 2.1 kilometers before it landed on the moon. According to the mission, Chandrayaan-2 was to land on the south pole of the moon, where no one has reached till today. The world knows the name of Neil Armstrong, who stepped on the moon for the first time. But Neil is not the only person to go to the moon. Apart from him, 11 other people have gone there.
Neil Armstrong- Neil Armstrong, who went to America’s Apollo-11 mission on 20 July 1969, is the first person to step on the moon. Armstrong said goodbye to this world in 2012 at the age of 82.
Buzz Aldrin- Buzz Aldrin is also named in the astronaut going to Apollo-11. He was the second person in the world to step on the moon.
Pete Conrad- The US sent the Apollo-12 mission in November 1969, which also included Pete Conrad. He became the third person to step on the moon.
Alan Bean Alan Bean was also included in the crew of the Apollo-12 mission. On this mission, he was the second person whose steps to the moon. That is, he became the fourth person to go to the moon.
Alan Sheppard– Alan Shepard’s name is also in the list of people who go to the moon. He retired from NASA only three years after the Apollo-14 mission to the moon in February 1971.
Edgar Mitchell- The second person who went on the Apollo-14 mission is Edgar Mitchell. He is the sixth person in the world to step on the moon.
David Scott- In August 1971, David Scott went to the moon with the Apollo-15 mission. David, who retired six years after this mission, was recognized as a writer for a long time.
James Irwin- James Irwin became the eighth man to go to the moon. He died in 1991 at the age of 61.
John Young John Yang, who went on an Apollo-16 mission, became the 9th person to go to the moon. He died last year (2018).
Charles Duke- In 1975, Charles Duke, who went on an Apollo-16 mission, became the 10th person to go to the moon.
Eugene Serran– Eugene Sernan was the 11th man to be known on the moon with the Apollo-17 mission. Sernan died in the year 2017.
Harrison Schmidt– Harrison Schmidt’s name is also included in the Apollo-17 mission to the moon. After this mission, he took retirement from NASA in 1975.
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