Friendship 7: The First Flight of John Glenn : the NASA Mission Reports
Apogee Books, 1999 - Science - 208 pages
A collection of the NASA mission reports from John Glenn's first flight, covering subjects such as the flight plan, physiological responses of the astronaut, the pilot's flight report, and several other topics. Includes color photos before, during, and following the flight and a CD-ROM movie.
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For release Sunday ams January 21 1962 Release No 628
February 20 1962
OPERATION REQUIREMENTS AND PLANS
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