MERCURY 6                           MANNED FLIGHT                               USA

First manned orbital spaceflight of the United States.


John H. Glenn

Commander

credit: NASA

LAUNCH :

14.47 GMT

Cape Canaveral

Florida / USA

LC-14

Feb.20 / 1962

8.7.05

12:43:30

SPACECRAFT :

Friendship 7

Mercury

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Atlas D

LANDING :

19.43 GMT


Caribean Sea (USS Noa)

NW of Puerto Rico

Feb.20 / 1962

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

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FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

32.54

Altitude

160 / 261 km

Duration

0d04h55m

Orbits

3