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  • John W. Young - photos
    NASA Photo ID S65 10483 Date Taken 11 24 64 Gemini 3 training Crew suiting in Pad 19 suit up trailer If directed to this page by a search engine

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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Gemini 10 - Page 2
    Story Rendezvous EVA Gemini X Set For July 18 Launch by far the most daring manned flight of the space age but it was executed so smoothly that except for an episode where the astronauts were blinded by an eye irritant during an EVA mission it appeared to be a routine exercise Richard S Lewis Appointment on the Moon 362 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Gemini 10 - Page 3
    which had been placed in orbit shortly before the Gemini 10 launch and the Agena target left in orbit by Gemini 8 There were six secondary objectives conduct extravehicular activities achieved conduct docking practice not achieved to rendezvous and dock during the fourth revolution achieved to use large propulsion systems in space by attempting dual rendezvous maneuvers using the Gemini Agena target vehicle s primary and secondary propulsion systems achieved to conduct 14 experiments partly achieved to conduct the following systems evaluations Gemini Agena target vehicle maneuvers static discharge monitoring post docked spacecraft Agena target vehicle maneuvers parking the Agena target vehicle The docking practice flight objective was not achieved because too much fuel had been expended during the rendezvous with the Agena According to Deke Slayton the excessive use of fuel was not Young s fault A mistake in the loading of the computers initial guidance program caused slightly inaccurate readings as to the location of the spacecraft The primary rendezvous was characterized I think by a large out of plane error When we realized this was taking place we could no longer let orbital mechanics work for us We were working for it We had to use what

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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Gemini 10 - Page 4
    8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Links Med Lg Pre flight Press Conference Med Lg Med Lg Med Lg Simultaneous Launch Demonstration Med Lg Simultaneous Launch Demonstration Med Lg 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Links Home Biography Missions Appearances Bibliography Site Map Critique this site John W Young American International Hero Title Page Page created by Dana Holland

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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Gemini 10 - Page 5
    Roundup Story Gemini X Cape Preparations Keeping to Launch Schedule water egress training Med Lg Onboard the Motor Vessel Retriever Med Lg Med Lg Med Lg the unflappable John Young the Mr Cool of the Gemini Program Peter Bond Heroes in Space Collins and Young suiting up Med Lg 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Links Home Biography Missions Appearances Bibliography

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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Gemini 10 - Page 6
    South Atlantic Anomaly several times This is an area where the lower portion of the Van Allen radiation belt is within a few hundred miles of the Earth Med Lg Crew training aboard the KC 135 Med Lg Med Lg Med Lg Med Lg Med Lg Med Lg Med Lg Med Lg 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Links Home Biography

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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Gemini 10 - Page 7
    15 Links Med Lg Med Lg Slightly different views of crew in cockpit Med Lg Med Lg Med Lg Agena Launch Agena Launch Med Lg Gemini Launch Vehicle Titan II Gemini 10 launch Pad 19 Med Lg Med Lg 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Links Home Biography Missions Appearances Bibliography Site Map Critique this site John W Young American International

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  • Astronaut John W. Young - Gemini 10 - Page 8
    didn t say anything about it because I figured I d just be called a sissy That was really something When that baby lights there s no doubt about it John Young commenting on the Agena thrust After docking with Agena 10 the flight set a world altitude record of 475 miles 413 nm I am about to tell John that we have a malfunction when wham the whole sky

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