Business NASA's Artemis Moon program may see first female moonwalker Updated : June 15, 2019 02:42 PM IST The new program has been named Artemis after Apollo's twin-sister in Greek mythology. All 12 moonwalkers between 1969 and 1972 were men, and it wasn't until 1983 that Sally Ride became the first American woman sent to space. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.