Gemini Steps To The Moon

Author: David Shayler
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781852334055
Size: 77.30 MB
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In Gemini - Steps to the Moon, David Shayler, the author, tells the story of the origin and development of the programme and the spacecraft from the perspective of the engineers, flight controllers and astronauts involved.

Project Gemini

Author: Eugen Reichl
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing
ISBN: 9780764350702
Size: 33.39 MB
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It was not all success, however. Like almost every significant undertaking, Project Gemini also had its dramas and tragedies. All Project Gemini missions are discussed, including details on allcraft and the astronauts involved.

Project Mercury

Author: Eugen Reichl
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780764350696
Size: 55.97 MB
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Project Mercury was, however, the foundation for NASA's later success in the race to the moon. All Project Mercury missions are discussed, including details on all craft and the astronauts involved.

Project Gemini

Author: Steve Whitfield
Publisher: Collectors Guide Pub
ISBN:
Size: 21.23 MB
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This stunning collection of images illustrates the incredible impact the Gemini space missions had on science and the amazing crew and spacecraft that were instrumental to the program’s success.

How Nasa Learned To Fly In Space

Author: David Michael Harland
Publisher: Collectors Guide Pub
ISBN:
Size: 68.18 MB
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NASA learned to fly in space in a time when the agency was young and lean, and had an explicit mandate of staggering audacity set against a tight deadline; in a time when the agency readily accepted risk, and made momentous decisions 'on ...

Gemini 4

Author: Steve Whitfield
Publisher: Apogee Books
ISBN:
Size: 19.22 MB
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The highlight of Gemini 4 was America's first EVA or "space walk," performed by astronaut Ed White, which allowed the US to catch up with the Soviet Union, who had already performed the world's first space walk.

On The Shoulders Of Titans

Author: Barton C. Hacker
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781492947554
Size: 44.83 MB
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A detailed, yet highly readable book, On the Shoulders of Titans should be the starting point for all who are interested in the basic history of the Gemini Program.

Nasa Project Gemini Familiarization Manual Manned Satellite Spacecraft

Author: NASA
Publisher: Periscope Film LLC
ISBN: 9781935700692
Size: 73.37 MB
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Created by NASA and contractor McDonnell Aircraft, this Fguide explains all the systems aboard the Mercury space capsule including cabin controls, sequence, electrical power, cooling, guidance and control, communications, retrograde rocket, ...

Chariots For Apollo

Author: Courtney G. Brooks
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486140938
Size: 14.64 MB
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This illustrated history by a trio of experts is the definitive reference on the Apollo spacecraft and lunar modules. It traces the vehicles' design, development, and operation in space. More than 100 photographs and illustrations.

Spaceshots And Snapshots Of Projects Mercury And Gemini

Author: John Bisney
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780826352613
Size: 15.80 MB
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"A wonderful collection of rarely seen photographs that true space buffs will enjoy. The captions are worth their weight in space-fact gold.."--Richard W. Orloff, coauthor of Apollo: The Definitive Sourcebook