If you could cast a mold of a steely eyed Astronaut well John Young is one of the bye products of that mold. The following covers honor his accomplishments spanning 2 decades and 3 spaceflight programs with a multiple of firsts.
(1) Gemini 3,First
of 10 manned flights of the Gemini program
(2) Gemini 10 ,eighth Gemini manned space flights. His First
(3)Apollo 10 , As command module pilot during the mission he becomes the first
individual to pilot a space craft solo around the moon during the Lunar module check out Flight with Stafford and Cernan aboard.
(4) Apollo 16 ,As commander Young becomes the ninth person to walk on the Moon.
(5) STS 1 ,Young commands the first
Space Shuttle mission. This is the first of 4 manned test flights to certify the S
(6) STS 9,Youngs last command and space flight. This mission has a multiple of first listed on the cover. Enjoy