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Project Mercury Goals


Initiated in 1958, completed in 1963, Project Mercury was the United States' first man-in-space program. The objectives of the program, which made six manned flights from 1961 to 1963, were specific:


To orbit a manned spacecraft around Earth;


To investigate man's ability to function in space;


To recover both man and spacecraft safely.


BOOK SUBJECTS By CHAPTER:


1. TEXT - PROJECT MERCURY OVERVIEW, MISSION SUMMARIES AND ASTRONAUT BIOGRAPHIES


2.  SPACECRAFT DRAWINGS


3. PHOTOGRAPHS - PROJECT EARLY DEVELOPMENT


4. VIDEO - The History of Mercury Mission Control (2013)


5. VIDEO - Astronauts: United States Project Mercury, ca. 1960


6. VIDEO - The John Glenn Story (1963)

GÉNERO
Ciencia y naturaleza
PUBLICADO
2013
mayo 7
LENGUAJE
EN
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188
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EDITORIAL
Jeffrey Frank Jones
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Jeffrey Frank Jones
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