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