Astronaut John Glenn Examines Spacecraft
April 7, 2003
Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr. checks the Friendship 7 spacecraft after completing three orbits around the earth. The destroyer Noa picked up Glenn and the spacecraft 21 minutes after landing. A technician inside the spacecraft checks the interior for any damage.
Topics: Disaster Accident, Environment, Mercury-Atlas 6, Mercury program, Astronaut, Mercury-Atlas 8, Mercury-Redstone 3, John Glenn, Spacecraft