MERCURY 9                           MANNED FLIGHT                               USA

Evaluation of effects for future long duration flights. Deploying of a mini-satelite (4.5 kg).


L.Gordon Cooper

Commander

credit: NASA

LAUNCH :

13.04 GMT

Cape Canaveral

Florida / USA

LC-14

May 15 / 1963

8.7.05

16:53:37

SPACECRAFT :

Faith 7

Mercury

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Atlas D

LANDING :

23.24 GMT


Pacific Ocean (USS Kearsarge)

165 ESE of Midway Islands

May 16 / 1963

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNED SPACE FLIGHT   

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Flight no.  008

FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

32.53

Altitude

161 / 267 km

Duration

1d10h19m

Orbits

22