Chimpanzee Ham after sucessful MR-2 flight
April 7, 2003
Closeup view of the chimpanzee "Ham", the live test subject for Mercury-Redstone 2 test flight being fed an apple. This photo was taken after his successful recovery from the Atlantic. Note he is still strapped into his special flight couch.
Topics: Disaster Accident, Mercury program, Spaceflight, Space exploration, US Federal Reserve, Mercury-Redstone Launch Vehicle, Mercury-Redstone 2, Ham the Chimp, Redstone, Project Mercury, Chimpanzee, Space