Astronauts L. Gordon Cooper, Jr., and Charles “Pete” Conrad, Jr., aboard Gemini 5/Titan II GLV, lift of from Launch Complex 19, Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral Florida, at 13:59:59 UTC, 21 August 1965. This would be an 8-day mission. (NASA)
NASA's 45th Anniversary Celebration of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing - At the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, NASA officials showcase the modifications underway at Launch Pad 39 B to Apollo astronauts visiting the center. From left are NASA Administrator Charles Bolden Apollos 8 and 13 astronaut Jim Lovell Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Mike Collins and center director Bob Cabana.