This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
Map from flight notebook used by astronaut John Glenn on flight of Mercury "Friendship 7" on February 20, 1962; Mercury Orbital Chart MOC-3 published by USAF (December 1961), world chart with printed orbital routes, plus grease pencil and marker annotations noting the latest information available immediately prior to the flight. "Map 1" shows portions of North and South America, plus the southeastern Pacific Ocean. Includes typed "Day Side Check List" and call signs [?] for radio contacts in Areas F, G, and H.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Space flight
- Project Mercury (U.S.)