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20 February 1962 15:47 GMT. Duration: 0.21 days. Call Sign: Friendship 7. Backup Crew: Carpenter. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC14. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas D Mercury s/n 109D. Program: Mercury. Class: Manned. Type: Spacecraft. Spacecraft: Mercury. Payload: Mercury SC13. Mass: 1,355 kg. Location of Spacecraft: National Air and Space Museum (Smithsonian Institution), Washington, DC. Perigee: 159 km. Apogee: 265 km. Inclination: 32.5 deg. Period: 88.6 min. References: 1 , 2 , 5 , 6 , 26 , 33 , 59 , 60 , 278 .

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