NASA holds a news conference on the 40th Anniversary of the moon landing in Washington
Former Apollo 7 and Apollo 13 astronaut James Lovell speaks on his experiences at NASA during a press conference on the 40th anniversary of the lunar landing at NASA headquarters in Washington on July 20, 2009. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)
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Apollo 13 astronauts said at a Chicago reunion they fear space enthusiasm is being diminished because there are no plans to send an American back to the moon.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration says it will honor astronaut James Lovell Jr. for his contributions to the U.S. space program.
Nearly 40 years after the U.S. space agency sent Apollo 8 astronauts to the moon, those adventurers are planning a public reminiscence.
The U.S. space agency says it plans to honor the late U.S. astronaut John Swigert Jr. with the presentation of an Ambassador of Exploration Award.
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NASA will honor former astronaut Buzz Aldrin for his involvement in the U.S. space program with the presentation of the Ambassador of Exploration Award.