This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
The Mercury MA-6 capsule Friendship 7 (right, mounted on transport trailer) is saluted by a trumpeting elephant at Katunayake Airport, Ceylon (Sri Lanka), following a three-day exhibition in Colombo; July 1, 1962.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Friendship 7 (Spacecraft)
- Project Mercury (U.S.)
- Space vehicles