Subject: media inquiry about Apollo 11
From: "Meghan Ashford-Grooms" <mashford-grooms@statesman.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2011 18:08:27 -0600
To: Meghan Ashford-Grooms <mashford-grooms@statesman.com>

On 1/18/2011 11:05 PM, David M Harland wrote:
Meghan

Technically, the first utterance would have been Aldrin saying "Contact light" which occurred when one of the probes projecting from the foot pads of three of the landing legs made contact with the surface - if you consider that to be the moment of landing.

dmh