Cyprus to mark 50th anniversary since the landing on the moon hosting a NASA Astronaut

Cyprus will celebrate the 50th anniversary since man landed on the moon.

According to a press release issued by the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation, the event take place on Thursday in collaboration with the US Embassy to Cyprus and the support of the Foreign Ministries of Cyprus and the USA, featuring the emblematic Dr. Anne Fisher who in 1984 became the first mother in space.

During her career at NASA, she has been involved with three major programs such as the Space Shuttle, the International Space Station and the Orion project.

This is first ever visit to Cyprus by a NASA astronaut, CSEO President George Danos said.

Fifty years ago, the impossible became a reality with the Apollo 11 mission landing on the moon and Neal Armstrong leaving his footprint on the moon with the famous words a small step for man a giant leap”.

The event will be hosted with the support of the Municipality of Nicosia with Space Systems Solutions (S3) Ltd as sponsor and the Cyprus News Agency as media sponsor.

Source: Cyprus News Agency

Cyprus to mark 50th anniversary since the landing on the moon hosting a NASA Astronaut

Cyprus will celebrate the 50th anniversary since man landed on the moon.

According to a press release issued by the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation, the event take place on Thursday in collaboration with the US Embassy to Cyprus and the support of the Foreign Ministries of Cyprus and the USA, featuring the emblematic Dr. Anne Fisher who in 1984 became the first mother in space.

During her career at NASA, she has been involved with three major programs such as the Space Shuttle, the International Space Station and the Orion project.

This is first ever visit to Cyprus by a NASA astronaut, CSEO President George Danos said.

Fifty years ago, the impossible became a reality with the Apollo 11 mission landing on the moon and Neal Armstrong leaving his footprint on the moon with the famous words a small step for man a giant leap”.

The event will be hosted with the support of the Municipality of Nicosia with Space Systems Solutions (S3) Ltd as sponsor and the Cyprus News Agency as media sponsor.

Source: Cyprus News Agency