Gemini Flies! pp 204-225 | Cite as

Molly Brown “performing nicely”

  • David J. Shayler
Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)


Oh man! I’ll tell you,

I need some of these missions where

I can look out of the window.

I haven’t looked out of this window

a second and a half. It’s beautiful.

John Young, during the second orbit of Gemini 3.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • David J. Shayler
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  1. 1.Astro Info Service Ltd.HalesowenUK

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