720 XTF Search Results (expand=subject;f1-subject=People;f2-subject=Astronauts);f1-subject%3DPeople;f2-subject%3DAstronauts Results for your query: expand=subject;f1-subject=People;f2-subject=Astronauts Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT President Nixon Visits Apollo 11 Crew in quarantine. President Richard M. Nixon welcomes the Apollo 11 astronauts aboard the U.S.S. Hornet, the prime recovery ship for the historic Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. Pictured are (left to right) Neil A. Armstrong, commander; Michael Collins, command module pilot; and Edwin E. Aldrin, Jr., lunar module pilot. Apollo 11 splashed down on July 24, 1969, about 812 nautical miles southwest of Hawaii. Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT