NASA Photo ID: S66-34065           File Name: 10074365.jpg
Film Type: 35mm                    Date Taken: 06/03/66
Title: Gemini 9 crew in spacecraft with technicians closing hatches
Description:
Technicians prepare to close the hatches on the Gemini 9-A spacecraft in
the  White Room atop Pad 19 after insertion of Astronauts Thomas P.
Stafford  (left) and Eugene A. Cernan. Liftoff was at 8:39 a.m., June 3,
1966. Humorous  sign from backup crew, James A. Lovell Jr. and Edwin E.
Aldrin Jr., was taped  to the spacecraft.                 
Subject terms:
ASTRONAUTS                              
COUNTDOWN                               
FACILITIES                              
GEMINI 9 FLIGHT                         
GEMINI PROJECT                          
GEMINI SPACECRAFT                       
HATCHES                                 
INSERTION                               
LAUNCHING PADS                          
LAUNCHING SITES                         
PERSONNEL                               

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