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John Glenn in Orbit

Astronaut John Glenn in orbit, February 20, 1962.

 

Astronaut John Glenn photographed in space by an automatic sequence motion picture camera during his flight on "Friendship 7." Glenn was in a state of weightlessness traveling at 17,500 mph as these pictures were taken on February 20, 1962.

February 20, 1962

NASA GPN-2002-000075