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AIRCHECK OF THE WEEK

Edition #1048 - Week of July 14, 2019

MIKE DINEEN
WQXI Atlanta
July 20, 1969 (UNSCOPED)

It was a footstep for the ages.

At 10:56 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong achieved a centuries-old dream by becoming the first man to set foot on the moon. With the words "That's one small step for (a) man, one giant leap for mankind," the 38-year-old American was for a few minutes (until Buzz Aldrin joined him) the only human being to walk on another celestial object. That was 50 years ago, and this week we hear an aircheck recorded that very day.

Enjoy Mike Dineen on WQXI from July 20, 1969 (UNSCOPED) ... in the Aircheck of the Week.

Thanks to Don Shuttleworth for this great aircheck!




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