Project Gemini 8

                                                 Interesting Gemini 8 Facts


1.) 6th manned spaceflight of the NASA Gemini program.

2.) Mission was aborted and crew was returned to earth safely.

3.) Twenty-second maned flight ever.

4.)Twelfth American maned flight.

5.) Commanded by Neil Armstrong.


Mission name:Project Gemini 8

Main goal or purpose: Rendezvous and dock with Gemini Agena target vehicle

Important people associated with mission: Neil Armstrong and David Scott

Technology or Equipment: Titan II rocket, a rendezvous and recovery section, re-entry control system, and a retrograde section.

Manned or Unmanned: Manned

Date(s) mission occurred: March 16 1966