Wally Schirra, 1923-2007

He was known as a joker, but when it came to engineering he was all business.

Schirra during his Apollo 7 flight in October 1968. (NASA)
Air & Space Magazine

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Chapter on Schirra’s Gemini VI-A flight from NASA history of the Gemini program, On the Shoulders of Titans. Part 1 and Part 2.

Apollo 7 Onboard Voice Transcription (PDF file. A transcript of what the Apollo 7 astronauts were saying inside their Command Module. More technical, but interesting reading.)

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