In remembrance John Glenn, of one of America’s most beloved Astronauts and who died three years ago this month at age 95, we thought it appropriate to honor his memory.
On Feb. 20, 1962, John Glenn launched on the Friendship 7 flight, the first human orbital flight for NASA, which premiered this video to celebrate the 57th anniversary of the flight – and has made it available to share with Space Coast Daily.
On Feb. 20, 1962, John Glenn launched from Cape Canaveral’s Launch Complex 14 to become the first American to orbit the Earth. Ahead of Glenn’s spaceflight, Panorama was in Cocoa Beach, to gauge the mood of the people and the man himself. […]