Blast-off of Alan Shepard in `Freedom 7' capsule, on 1st manned sub-orbital flight in U.S. program.


  • Date: 1961-05
  • Location: Cape Canaval, FL, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Mercury, Freedom 7, Apparatus, Space, Us, American, Radio, Antennae, Satellites, 1960s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Albert Fenn
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_860743
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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