Category: april 13

April 13, 1964: A group portrait of Gemini spacemen John Young, Gus Grissom, Wally Schirra, and Tom Stafford, the only one revealing a bit of a smile.

TODAY IN HISTORY: Atop a NASA 747 shuttle carrier, the brand-new Space Shuttle Atlantis arrives at Cape Canaveral on April 13, 1985. (NASA)

April 13, 1964 – A group portrait of Gemini astronauts John Young, Gus Grissom, Wally Schirra and Tom Stafford. Only Stafford is flashing a mild smile.

(NASA)

Planet Earth and the Space Shuttle Discovery, April 13, 2010. In the bottom image, you can see astronauts Clay Anderson and Rick Mastracchio at work in the open cargo bay of the orbiter.

(NASA)

April 13, 1985 – Atop a NASA 747 shuttle carrier, the brand-new Space Shuttle Atlantis arrives at Cape Canaveral. (NASA)