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Gemini 8
Close-up view of Hand Held Maneuvering Unit for Gemini 8

Close-up view of the Hand Held Maneuvering Unit which will be used by Astronaut David R. Scott during the extravehicular activity on the Gemini 8 space flight. High pressure cold gas released through the unit's nozzles produces the required controlled thrust to maneuver in a zero-gravity environment.

Catalog Date: 01 January 1966
Film Type: 4x5
NASA image: S66-19184

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