David Scott. He was also 7th person to walk on the moon and the 1st to drive on the moon.
Who was the last NASA Astronaut to fly solo in orbit? Gordon Cooper was the last astronaut to be launched solo on a rocket from earth into earth orbit on the mission Mercury Atlas (MA)-9 in 1963. He flew the last Mercury spacecraft to be placed in orbit, named "Faith 7". David Scott was the last astronaut to fly solo in Earth orbit on Apollo 9 in 1969. He flew the Command/Service Module named "Gumdrop". Ronald Evans was the last astronaut to fly solo in lunar orbit on Apollo 17 in 1972. He flew the Command/Service Module named "America". All subsequent orbital spaceflights have carried at least two astronauts (10 Gemini missions, first four Space Shuttle missions). A commercial rocket/spacecraft, Spaceship 1, was flown to the edge of space, an altitude of 112 km (60 miles) and zero velocity, and did not fly in orbit, by pilot Brian Binnie, in 2004.
Valery V Ryumin was the ninth and final Russian cosmonaut to fly to Mir on an American Space Shuttle. He flew on STS-91.
The second American to fly into space was Gus Grissom. He was also the first American to make a second trip into space.
Most major American jetliners do fly into Russian air space.
It was Steve Fosset that flew across the world solo and to fly in Australia solo.
American pilot Wiley Post, the first man to fly around the world solo in 1933.
Lindbergh became an American idol because he was the first to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean
Space Shuttle Discovery.
he was the first African American to fly in space
Madame Therese Peltier of France was the first woman to fly solo in 1908
ron Brian Binnie.
June 28, 2011. It will also be the last ever space shuttle mission.
An Apollo spacecraft. As part of the Mercury project he was the first American in space.
American aviatrix Harriet Quimby was the first woman to fly the Channel solo. She did this in a Bleriot monoplane in April 1912.
Charles Lindbergh was the first person to fly solo over the Atlantic in 1927.
she was the first african american to fly into space.
She was the first american woman to fly in space.
you can't fly solo in a plane while you're a kid (you can fly with an adult copilot) but can get you're pilot's licence when you're 17
She was the first women to fly solo across the Atlantic and to fly solo non stop across the US
The first person to fly solo across the pacific ocean is Edward Holdsworth.
The Mercury capsule went to space in 1961. Although the Soviets had put a person in space first, Alan Shepard was the first American to fly the Mercury capsule in space.
Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the North American continent and back in Augusti 1928, during Calvin Coolidge's presidency.