Friendship 7 Control Stick

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This control stick was used by John Glenn during the flight of Friendship 7. It was similar to those used in aircraft, except it controlled only the direction the capsule pointed in space.

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04/12/2016

Photographer:

Dane Penland

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NASM 2016-01982

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Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum

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