Category: project gemini

Buzz Aldrin goes underwater to train for his s…

Buzz Aldrin goes underwater to train for his spacewalk outside the Gemini 12 capsule, October 29, 1966.

Anthropometric study of a Gemini-era spacesuit…

Anthropometric study of a Gemini-era spacesuit, January 1965.

Anthopometric study of a Gemini spacesuit, 196…

Anthopometric study of a Gemini spacesuit, 1965.

The Gemini 9 capsule over the Pacific Ocean, J…

The Gemini 9 capsule over the Pacific Ocean, June 5, 1966. Photo by spacewalker Gene Cernan.

Gemini 9 astronaut Gene Cernan becomes the thi…

Gemini 9 astronaut Gene Cernan becomes the third human to walk in space, June 5, 1966.

The Nile River in upper Egypt and Sudan, June …

The Nile River in upper Egypt and Sudan, June 5, 1965, as seen from the Gemini 4 spacecraft. (NASA/University of Arizona)

June 5, 1966 – Astronaut Gene Cernan goes on a…

June 5, 1966 – Astronaut Gene Cernan goes on a spacewalk during the Gemini 9 mission.

(NASA)

TODAY IN HISTORY: The astronauts of the Gemini…

TODAY IN HISTORY: The astronauts of the Gemini 9 mission captured these beautiful views of planet Earth on June 5, 1966. (NASA/ASU)

Gemini 9 astronaut Gene Cernan captured this b…

Gemini 9 astronaut Gene Cernan captured this beautiful view of Earth as he became the third human to walk in space on June 5, 1966.

Where Egypt meets the Red Sea, as seen from th…

Where Egypt meets the Red Sea, as seen from the Gemini 4 spacecraft, June 5, 1965. (NASA/University of Arizona)