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Friendship 7


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Friendship 7
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Mercury Spacecraft 13
Origin
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History

Overview

Friendship 7 was a Mercury spacecraft created by N.A.S.A. that carried to orbit by an Atlas LV-3B launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida.

Events

In February 1962, the mission was piloted by astronaut John Glenn, who performed three orbits of the Earth.

It is now permanently display in the main entryway's Milestones of Flight gallery at the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C.[1]

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