Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr. is pictured aboard the MA-6/Friendship 7 capsule on February 20, 1962 during the U.S.'s initial orbital flight..Credit: NASA / CNP
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Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr. is pictured aboard the MA-6/Friendship 7 capsule on February 20, 1962 during the U.S.'s initial orbital flight..Credit: NASA / CNP

Filename: 022062Glenn03.jpg
Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 21 Feb 1962
Location: In Earth Orbit United States of America
Credit: NASA via CNP
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