Freedom 7 Launch

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Freedom 7 Launch

Launch of Freedom 7, the first American manned suborbital space flight. Astronaut Alan Shepard aboard, the Mercury-Redstone (MR-3) rocket is launched from Pad 5.

Image Number: WEB11450-2010
Credit: NASA
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