53 Years Ago, Yesterday Posted on 6 May, 2014 by wjjhoge Alan Shephard took this picture during his suborbital flight in Mercury capsule Freedom 7 on 5 May, 1961. Image Credit: NASA Share this:TwitterLinkedInEmailPrintLike this:Like Loading...
This has always been one of my favorite periods in American history.
What is the red circle in the upper left corner?
I think that is the discarded third stage …