EXPLORATION - What has gone before...
Both Projects Mercury and Gemini took place at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station launch complex 14. This Air Force Station is controlled by the U.S. Strategic Command , USAF 45th Space Wing , USAF Space Command . Click on the below logos to learn more.
Today the Station continues with Department of Defense projects and supports Boeing, the United Launch Alliance, SpaceX, Blue Origin, Space Florida and Lockheed-Martin.
The left image is Gemini IV about to be launched from Pad 19. That photo shows the "erector" that protected the launch craft and was lowered before launch.
Photos courtesy of NASA