May 14, 2008
The Montgolfier Brothers were the first men to take flight when they launched their balloon in 1783. Neil Armstrong was the first man to set foot on the moon in 1969. Who was the last man to walk on the moon?A hot air balloon was the first ever mode of air transportation designed to take man into the air and return him safely to the ground. NASA’s Apollo space program was designed to land humans on the moon and bring them safely back to Earth. Neil Armstrong was the first man to set foot on the moon in 1969 and Eugene Cernan the last in 1972.