Mercury

Project Mercury at Astronautix

Image credit: Convair

Image source: SDASM Archives

Mercury by George Akimoto

Project Mercury at Astronautix

Image credit: NASA

Image source: Numbers Station

Orbital Hospital

Image credit: North American Aviation

Image source: Numbers Station

MOL by Neil Jacobe

Into The Unknown
by Don Dwiggins
Golden Gate Books, 1971

Gemini B/MOL at Astronautix

Image credit: McDonnell

Image source: Numbers Station

RIFT

RIFT at Astronautix

Image credit: Lockheed

Image source: Mike Acs

From Space Station ’80

Orbiter and booster both returned to earth in this version of the shuttle.

Space Station ’80
by Lou Jacobs, Jr.
Hawthorn Books, 1973

Star Clipper at Astronautix

Image credit: Lockheed

Image source: Numbers Station

Lockheed Space Station

Lockheed 1963 Space Station at Astronautix

Image credit: Lockheed

Image source: Mike Acs

Mission Profile

Shuttle Program at Astronautix

Image credit; McDonnell Douglas

Image source: Mike Acs

Space-Age Station

A spaceport and supply rocket designed by the Martin Marietta Corporation in mid-air in this scene from the Hall of Science space show. In such a port, astronauts may orbit for half a year.

New York World’s Fair 1964/1965
Official Souvenir Book
Time Life, 1964

X-24 at Astronautix

Image credit: Martin Marietta

Image source: Numbers Station

Preliminary Conception

Missiles and Rockets, Feb 10, 1964

Gemini B/MOL at Astronautix

Image credit: USAF

Image source: Internet Archive

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