50 years ago: Gemini 5 - Spacecraft recovery and inspection
How We Learned To Return From Space Safely
Project Gemini (1965) - Historic Spacecraft Launched By NASA
Gemini 5 was a 1965 manned spaceflight in NASA's Project Gemini. It was the 3rd manned Gemini flight, the 11th manned American spaceflight, and the 19th human spaceflight of all time. It was also the 1st time an American manned space mission held the world record for duration, by breaking the Soviet Union's previous record set by Vostok 5 in 1963.