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Apollo 11 celebration, Next Giant Leap anticipation on This Week @NASA

There was more celebration of Apollo 11s 45th anniversary at several events around the country and more opportunity for the agency to highlight its next giant leap to send humans to Mars. Those events included a ceremony during which Kennedy Space Centers Operations and Checkout Building was renamed on July 21, in honor of Apollo 11 Commander Neil Armstrong, who passed away in 2012. The facility, which was used to process and test Apollo spacecraft, is now being used to assemble NASAs Orion spacecraft. Also, ISS astronauts appear in the House, Space station cargo ships, Extreme underwater mission underway, RS-25 Engine installed for testing, and more!