Current events for
|Events in space history for 06/06:|
- Gemini 9 landed in the Pacific after 45 orbits of Earth during the 72 hour 20 minute flight. Rendezvous with a docking vehicle was achieved but the docking maneuver was impossible because a shroud failed to jettison (1966).
- First nylon parachute jump (Hartford, CT, 1942).