Mercury-Atlas 6 Spacecraft Retrieved from Atlantic Ocean
April 7, 2003
The Mercury-Atlas 6 "Friendship 7" spacecraft is retrieved from the Atlantic Ocean following Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr.'s three-orbit space mission. In this view, the capsule is still in the water, with retrieval cable connected to it.
Topics: Disaster Accident, Environment, Mercury-Atlas 6, Mercury program, Atlas, Mercury-Atlas 5, Project Mercury, Spacecraft, John H. Glenn Jr., Atlantic ocean, Astronaut