Pouch, EVA Component, Gemini XII

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

This is an Extravehicular Activity pouch flown on the Gemini XII mission. This mission, the last in the Gemini program, carried James Lovell, Jr. and Edwin Aldrin, Jr. into space in November 1966. The pouch was probably used by Aldrin during one or more of his three spacewalks to carry tools and other necessary items. Its manufacturer is unknown.

NASA transferred the pouch to NASM in 1968.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Materials

  • Vinyl
  • Nylon Webbing
  • Plastic
  • Velcro
  • Ink
  • Synthetic Fabric
  • Paper
  • Brass

Dimensions

3-D: 25.4 x 15.2 x 7.6cm (10 x 6 x 3 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Type

EQUIPMENT-EVA Devices

Inventory Number

A19680265029