VIDEO: WAAY 31's Dan Shaffer takes Neil Armstrong's Corvette for a spin

It’s the vehicle Armstrong received after he, Michael Collins and Buzz Aldrin returned to Earth.

Posted: May 22, 2019 3:46 PM
Updated: May 22, 2019 9:07 PM

With the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing approaching, WAAY 31 has sent a team to the Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral to take you behind the scenes of the making of history.

And they’re having a little fun, too.


WAAY 31's Brittany Collins and Dan Shaffer in Neil Armstrong's Corvette Stingray (Photo by WAAY 31's Mackenzi Hicks)

Tune in to WAAY 31 on Friday to see our Dan Shaffer take Neil Armstrong’s original Corvette Stingray out for a spin. It’s the vehicle Armstrong received after he, Michael Collins and Buzz Aldrin returned to Earth.

Go to waaytv.com/moonlanding for more stories on Huntsville’s vital role in the mission to the moon, and how the area plans to celebrate the anniversary.

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