Gemini Midprogram Conference, Including Experiment Results (NASA Sp-121)

By: NASA & Gilruth, Robert R.

Price: $355.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine

Slight curl and faint creasing to corner of front cover; slight curl to corner of first several pages. Tight and square, pages are clean and bright. This is NOT an ex-library book, nor is it a reprint. . This is a set of conference proceedings, from a conference held February 23-25, 1966, in the Manned Spacecraft Center, Houston. The conference presented a summary of the Gemini Program to date with emphasis on the first seven missions. The objectives of Gemini were: to subject man and equipment to space flight up to two weeks in duration; to rendezvous and dock with orbiting vehicles and to maneuver the docked combination by using the target vehicle's propulsion system; to perfect methods of entering the atmosphere and landing at a preselected point on land. The papers presented at the conference treat spacecraft and launch-vehicle description and development, mission operations, and mission results; and the results of experiments performed. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 443 pages. B0

Title: Gemini Midprogram Conference, Including Experiment Results (NASA Sp-121)

Author Name: NASA & Gilruth, Robert R.

Categories: Astronomy & Space Exploration,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Houston, TX. Houston, TX, NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration: 1966

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 23707

Keywords: Gemini Missions Manned Space Flight Experiments Mission Results