Former United States Senator John H. Glenn, Jr. (Democrat of Ohio), left, talks by satellite to the crew on board the International Space Station February 20, 2002 at NASA headquarters in Washington, DC. Glenn stopped by NASA to commemorate the 40th anniversary of his historic Project Mercury orbital flight. On February 20, 1962, Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth, hurtling around the globe three times in a flight that lasted nearly five hours. At right is NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe..Mandatory Credit: Bill Ingalls / NASA via CNP
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Former United States Senator John H. Glenn, Jr. (Democrat of Ohio), left, talks by satellite to the crew on board the International Space Station February 20, 2002 at NASA headquarters in Washington, DC. Glenn stopped by NASA to commemorate the 40th anniversary of his historic Project Mercury orbital flight. On February 20, 1962, Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth, hurtling around the globe three times in a flight that lasted nearly five hours. At right is NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe..Mandatory Credit: Bill Ingalls / NASA via CNP

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Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 20 Feb 2002
Location: Washington District of Columbia United States of America
Credit: Bill Ingalls - NASA via CNP
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