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Spacecraft Films: Gemini IX's Recovery

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On June 6, 1966, the Gemini IX-A crew returned to Earth under the parachutes of their Gemini spacecraft; thus drawing to a close one of the most complex and dangerous missions in human space flight history. The mission had already lost its prime crew in an [...]

Spacecraft Films: The Launches of Gemini IX-A

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On June 3, 1966, the Gemini IX-A crew thundered into orbit—and the history books—atop their Titan launch vehicle from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. It would become one of the most complex and dangerous missions in human space flight history. The mission had already [...]

Fox News to Host Apollo 17 Anniversary Special

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It has been 40 years since man last walked on the moon. This Sunday, the Fox News Channel looks back at the race to get there and speaks with the astronauts who achieved this “giant leap for mankind.” Tune into Fox News for: “Fly Me to the Moon” Sunday at 9 [...]

AmericaSpace Exclusive: Gen. Thomas P. Stafford Interview

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla – AmericaSpace was deeply honored to have Apollo astronaut Thomas P. Stafford sit down with us and discuss what made him want to become an astronaut, what his experiences were like in the early days of the Space Age and what his hopes were [...]