Click to enlargeMercury 3 Launch Photo

Buy this Mercury 3 Launch space photo. High quality Mercury picture, slide, or Duratrans backlit transparency. NASA photograph S61-01928 . Wide variety of sizes.

Launching of the Mercury-Redstone 3 (MR-3) spacecraft, the U.S. first manned space flight, from Cape Canaveral on a suborbital mission.

Date Taken/Released : May 5, 1961
Credit: KSC NASA

Select Size: 
Follow SpaceImages on Twitter
Want to receive email updates? Click here.
Questions or Comments? Click here to send e-mail.