Lockheed Martin

Titan II

Lockheed Martin

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Successes: 16 Failures: 1 Pending: 0

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Launch Vehicle


Titan II

Configuration: GLV
Family: Titan

The Titan II GLV (Gemini Launch Vehicle) or Gemini-Titan II was an American expendable launch system derived from the Titan II missile, which was used to launch twelve Gemini missions for NASA between 1964 and 1966. Two unmanned launches followed by ten manned ones were conducted from Launch Complex 19 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, starting with Gemini 1 on April 8, 1964.

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Human Exploration


Gemini 3 was the first crewed mission of the Gemini program. Mission Command Pilot Gus Grissom and PilotJohn Young flew 3 orbits in a flight that was the last one to be operated from the Cape Kennedy Air Force Station. The mission was considered a success and was the first flight to perform an orbital maneuver. Gemini 3 fired its engines for 1 minute and 14 seconds changing its orbit. The mission lasted 4 hours and 52 minutes.

Launch Window


NET: March 23rd 1965 - 14:24 UTC

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Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

Space Launch Complex 19, Cape Canaveral, FL