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What is NASA Capcom?

A Capcom, or Capsule Communicator, is the person in NASA's Mission Control who is responsible for communicating with the astronauts aboard a ship in space. Full Answer

Was mercury 1 the first NASA mission?

No Mercury 1 was not the first NASA mission, though the the Mercury project was NASA's first project, the first mission in the Mercury project and therefore the first NASA mission was Mercury-Big Joe launched on September 9, 1959. Full Answer

What is NASA's Deep Impact mission?

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) "Deep Impact" mission to explore comets was launched on January 12, 2005. Refer to the NASA link, below, for further information. Full Answer

What was the mission of the spacecraft viking 1?

NASA's Viking Mission to Mars was composed of two spacecraft, Viking 1 and Viking 2, each consisting of an orbiter and a lander. The primary mission objectives were to obtain high resolution images of the Martian surface, characterize the structure… Full Answer