MERCURY 6                           MANNED FLIGHT                               USA

Scientific experiments. Splash down 400 off target due to navigation problems.


M.Scott Carpenter

Commander

credit: NASA

LAUNCH :

12.45 GMT

Cape Canaveral

Florida / USA

LC-14

May 25 / 1962

8.7.05

12:44:15

SPACECRAFT :

Aurora 7

Mercury

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Atlas D

LANDING :

17.41 GMT


Atlantic Ocean (USS Intrepid)

218 km SE of Puerto Rico

May 24 / 1962

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNED SPACE FLIGHT   

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FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

32.50

Altitude

160 / 268 km

Duration

0d04h56m

Orbits

3