…and has been the loneliest man in the world while his space ship was travelling behind
the moon, with no contact to the control station or his colleagues on moon’s surface. That
impressed me then. And it does still.
73 Bernd DF2ZC
Von: Moon-net <moon-net-bounces(a)mailman.pe1itr.com> Im Auftrag von Christopher Tenev
Gesendet: Mittwoch, 28. April 2021 18:58
An: John Regnault via Moon-net <moon-net(a)mailman.pe1itr.com>
Betreff: [Moon-Net] Astronaut Michael Collins SK
Gemini and Apollo astronaut Michael Collins has died. Collins was pilot of the Apollo 11
command module, Columbia, while Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked the surface of the
Moon in July 1969.