PICRYL
PICRYLThe World's Largest Public Domain Source
Boarding Gemini VIII

Boarding Gemini VIII

 
 
description

Summary

Description (March 16, 1966) Commander Neil Armstrong (right) and pilot David R. Scott prepare to board the Gemini-Titan VIII. Gemini VIII successfully launched at 11:41 a.m. EST, March 16, 1966. The mission conducted the first docking of two spacecraft in orbit and landed safely back on Earth after an emergency abort...Image Credit: NASA.Image # s66-24478

Project Gemini was NASA's second human spaceflight program that started in 1961 and concluded in 1966, between projects Mercury and Apollo. The Gemini spacecraft carried a two-astronaut crew. Ten crews flew low Earth orbit (LEO) missions between 1965 and 1966.

NASA Photo Collection

date_range

Date

1966
create

Source

NASA
copyright

Copyright info

No known copyright restrictions. Read more at https://www.flickr.com/commons/usage/