Photo 19 Dec 2 notes Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., pilot of the Gemini 12 space flight, is photographed with pilot’s hatch of spacecraft open.

Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., pilot of the Gemini 12 space flight, is photographed with pilot’s hatch of spacecraft open.

Photo 19 Dec 12 notes Joe Schmitt, Space Flight Specialist, makes adjustments to Astronauts John Glenn’s spacesuit prior to the MA-6 launch in the crew quarters in Hanger S at the Cape.

Joe Schmitt, Space Flight Specialist, makes adjustments to Astronauts John Glenn’s spacesuit prior to the MA-6 launch in the crew quarters in Hanger S at the Cape.

Photo 18 Dec 20 notes
Photo 18 Dec 3 notes NASA space flight equipment specialist Joe Schmitt adjusts the space suite of Astronaut Gordon Cooper prior to undergoing simulated flight tests.

NASA space flight equipment specialist Joe Schmitt adjusts the space suite of Astronaut Gordon Cooper prior to undergoing simulated flight tests.

Photo 17 Dec 3 notes Gus Grissom (foreground) and John Young are shown just after insertion in the Gemini spacecraft.

Gus Grissom (foreground) and John Young are shown just after insertion in the Gemini spacecraft.

Photo 17 Dec 42 notes Astronaut John Young took this picture of Northern Mexico and the Sonoran Desert from the Gemini spacecraft ‘Molly Brown’ at approximately 90 miles altitude.

Astronaut John Young took this picture of Northern Mexico and the Sonoran Desert from the Gemini spacecraft ‘Molly Brown’ at approximately 90 miles altitude.

Photo 16 Dec 4 notes A determined Gemini 9A pilot Eugene Cernan is shown during final spacesuit tests prior to his launch into Earth orbit with command pilot Thomas Stafford.

A determined Gemini 9A pilot Eugene Cernan is shown during final spacesuit tests prior to his launch into Earth orbit with command pilot Thomas Stafford.

Photo 16 Dec 10 notes Astronaut Gordon Cooper is strapped into the gondola while undergoing tests in the centrifuge at the Naval Air Development Center.

Astronaut Gordon Cooper is strapped into the gondola while undergoing tests in the centrifuge at the Naval Air Development Center.

Photo 15 Dec 1 note John W. Young stands on the rim of Plum crater while collecting lunar rock samples during the first Apollo 16 extravehicular activity.

John W. Young stands on the rim of Plum crater while collecting lunar rock samples during the first Apollo 16 extravehicular activity.

Photo 15 Dec 184 notes Astronaut Thomas P. Stafford, command pilot of the Gemini 9-A space flight, is photographed during the Gemini 9 mission inside the spacecraft by Astronaut Eugene Cernan, Gemini 9 pilot.

Astronaut Thomas P. Stafford, command pilot of the Gemini 9-A space flight, is photographed during the Gemini 9 mission inside the spacecraft by Astronaut Eugene Cernan, Gemini 9 pilot.

Photo 14 Dec 66 notes
Photo 14 Dec 21 notes
Photo 13 Dec 132 notes Apollo 8 Launch Control Center Operations

Apollo 8 Launch Control Center Operations

Photo 13 Dec 46 notes The Earth appears in the far distant background above the hi-gain antenna of the lunar roving vehicle in this photograph taken during the third Apollo 17 extravehicular activity.

The Earth appears in the far distant background above the hi-gain antenna of the lunar roving vehicle in this photograph taken during the third Apollo 17 extravehicular activity.

Photo 12 Dec 202 notes Apollo 17 Astronaut Harrison Schmitt Collects Lunar Rock Samples

Apollo 17 Astronaut Harrison Schmitt Collects Lunar Rock Samples


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