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Crew
Schirra Stafford

15 December 1965 13:37 GMT. Duration: 1.08 days. Call Sign: Gemini 6. Backup Crew: Grissom, Young. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC19. Launch Vehicle: Titan 2. LV Configuration: Titan 2 GLV s/n GT-6. Program: Gemini. Class: Manned. Type: Spacecraft. Spacecraft: Gemini. Payload: Gemini SC6. Mass: 3,546 kg. Location of Spacecraft: McDonnell Planetarium, Saint Louis, MO. Perigee: 258 km. Apogee: 271 km. Inclination: 28.9 deg. Period: 89.6 min. References: 1 , 2 , 5 , 6 , 26 , 33 , 60 .

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