NASA Photo ID: S61-02766           File Name: 10073489.jpg
Film Type: 8x10                    Date Taken: 07/28/61
Title: Astronaut Allen Shepard in his pressure suit for MR-3 flight
Side view of Astronaut Allen Shepard in his pressure suit, with helmet 
closed, for the Mercury-Redstone 3 (MR-3) flight, the first American manned 
space flight (02766); Shepard in flight couch for final check before 
insertion into capsule for his MR-3 flight (02767).                  

Subject terms:
MERCURY MR-3 FLIGHT                     
MERCURY PROJECT                         
PRESSURE SUITS                          

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