Posts: 3542 From: Netherlands Registered: Nov 2001
posted 12-11-2021 03:12 AM
Following a successful rendezvouz with Gemini 7 two days earlier, Gemini 6 astronauts Wally Schirra (left) and Tom Stafford (center) are welcomed upon their arrival at Cape Kennedy's Skid Strip by astronaut Alan Shepard, chief of Astronaut Office at the Manned Spacecraft Center.
Posts: 1869 From: Killingly, CT Registered: Mar 2002
posted 12-11-2021 10:15 AM
I've got a pair of those Converse All Star sneakers. Had them then, too. Was our required high school basketball team footwear.
Posts: 1322 From: Perth, Western Australia Registered: Apr 2015
posted 12-11-2021 07:00 PM
Another great image Ed. It shows three great friends.
Posts: 1675 From: Bluffton IN USA Registered: Oct 2007
posted 12-11-2021 08:08 PM
If it hadn't been for Shepard's Meunieres Syndrome, he and Stafford would've been making that walk together after Gemini 3.