Quote from Chief of the Astronaut Office on the Death of Neil Armstrong

Press Release From: Johnson Space Center
Posted: Saturday, August 25, 2012

image "Neil Armstrong was a very personal inspiration to all of us within the astronaut office. His historic step onto the Moon's surface was the foundation for many of our personal dreams to become astronauts. The only thing that outshone his accomplishments was his humility about those accomplishments. We will miss him as a friend, mentor, explorer and ambassador for the American spirit of ingenuity."

Bob Behnken, Chief, NASA Astronaut Office

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