Titan II GLV
Gemini VIII

Titan II GLV | Gemini VIII

National Aeronautics and Space Administration launch of a Titan II GLV Rocket


National Aeronautics and Space Administration was scheduled to launch a Titan II GLV rocket as part of the Gemini VIII (Gemini 8) mission. The launch window for the Human Exploration mission was on Wed Mar 16th 1966 11:41 AM from Space Launch Complex 19, Cape Canaveral, FL. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Titan II GLV and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Gemini VIII (Gemini 8)

Gemini 8 was the sixth crewed mission of the NASA's Project Gemini. The mission was commanded by Command Pilot Neil A. Armstrong and Pilot David R. Scott. Gemini 8 conducted the first docking of two spacecraft in orbit, but suffered the first critical in-space system failure of a U.S. spacecraft which threatened the lives of the astronauts and required immediate abort of the mission. The mission began on March 16, 1966, 16:41:02 UTC and ended on March 17, 1966, 03:22:28 UTC.

Location

Space Launch Complex 19, Cape Canaveral, FL

Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
United States Air Force
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Rocket

Titan II GLV

Lockheed Martin
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