The Gemini project

What was project Gemini?

  • These missions helped astronauts learn how to walk in space
  • Gemini helped NASA get ready for moon landing
  • The first Gemini spacecraft was Gemini-Titan 3 (GT-3)
  • Project Gemini considered training grounds for Apollo missions
  • The last mission (Gemini 12) was the end of the project

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G3-G12

  • The first human flight of project Gemini was launched March 23 1965
  • Gemini 12 was a four day mission were Buzz Aldrin set a record of a over 4 hour spacewalk
  • Their missions were flown between 1963 - 1966
  • The first flight lasted 4:50 hours
  • Gemini missions flew between Mercury and Apollo programs

The end of Gemini

  • The project ended in 1966
  • After Gemini NASA was ready for moon exploration
  • Gemini lasted a total of three years and 12 missions

Bibliography

Dunbar, Brian. NASA. NASA, n.d. Web. 29 Apr. 2015.


Dunbar, Brian. NASA. NASA, n.d. Web. 29 Apr. 2015.


Dunbar, Brian. NASA. NASA, n.d. Web. 29 Apr. 2015.\


NASA. NASA, n.d. Web. 29 Apr. 2015.


Nasa.gov