Neil Armstrong's Spacesuit 1969, Air & Space Museum, one of 19 different museums at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C.

Neil Armstrong's Spacesuit 1969, Air & Space Museum, one of 19 different museums at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C.

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Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) astronaut gloves and helmet used during underwater NBL training for SM4 – Service Mission 4 in NASA’s Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory. (© Michael Soluri / Infinite Worlds)

Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) astronaut gloves and helmet used during underwater NBL training for SM4 – Service Mission 4 in NASA’s Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory. (© Michael Soluri / Infinite Worlds)

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May 30, 1971: Launch of Mariner 9 en route to Mars. It would become the 1st to orbit another planet on Nov 14, 1971

May 30, 1971: Launch of Mariner 9 en route to Mars. It would become the 1st to orbit another planet on Nov 14, 1971

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In 1966, Venera 3 becomes 1st  human built item to reach another planet’s surface

In 1966, Venera 3 becomes 1st human built item to reach another planet’s surface

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in 1967, NASA Lunar Orbiter 3 launched to scope out the landing site of Surveyor I.

in 1967, NASA Lunar Orbiter 3 launched to scope out the landing site of Surveyor I.

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Spaceflight Memorial Patch honoring all 3 crews we've lost in pursuit of human spaceflight. 1/27/67, 1/28/86, 2/1/03

Spaceflight Memorial Patch honoring all 3 crews we've lost in pursuit of human spaceflight. 1/27/67, 1/28/86, 2/1/03

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Processed images from the Mariner 10 - 1973/75 - "Mission to Mercury and Venus" mission

Processed images from the Mariner 10 - 1973/75 - "Mission to Mercury and Venus" mission

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