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Discover the incredible journey of NASA and its contributions to space exploration. Learn about the groundbreaking missions and iconic moments that have shaped the history of this renowned space agency.
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1978 Astronaut Class - NASA

This is a montage of the individual portraits of the 35-member 1978 class of astronaut candidates. The Astronaut Class of 1978 was NASA’s first new group of astronauts since 1969. This class was notable for many reasons, including having the first African-American and first Asian-American astronauts, and the first women.

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Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr., NASA flight surgeon William Douglas and equipment specialist Joseph W. Schmidt leave crew quarters prior to the Mercury-Atlas 6 mission. Glenn is in his pressure suit and is carrying the portable ventilation unit. Tumblr, Project Mercury, John Glenn, Nasa History, Vintage Nasa, Nasa Photos, Nasa Images, Launch Pad, Nasa Astronauts

John Glenn, Mercury -- Heads to the Launch Pad

Description: Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr., NASA flight surgeon William Douglas and equipment specialist Joseph W. Schmidt leave crew quarters prior to the Mercury-Atlas 6 mission. Glenn is in his pressure suit and is carrying the portable ventilation unit. NASA Media Usage Guidelines Credit: NASA Image Number: S62-00330 Date: February 20, 1962

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