Chasing the Moon
The final episode shows the triumph of the first moon landing. Live coverage brought viewers from around the world into the experience. With only one chance to fire the assent engine to safely reach Apollo 11, tension built once more. To the intense relief of all involved, the engine successfully sped Aldrin and Armstrong safely back to the main craft. On July 24th, the crew splashed down in Pacific Ocean.
頻道：TVB 明珠台 CH084
Chasing the Moon is about the space race, from its earliest beginnings to the monumental achievement of the first lunar landing in 1969, to celebrate the 50th anniversary year of the Apollo 11 moon landing. This series recasts the Space Age as a fascinating stew of scientific innovation, political calculation, media spectacle, visionary impulses and personal drama, utilizing a feast of previously overlooked and lost archival material.