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24 May 1962 13:45 GMT. Duration: 0.21 days. Call Sign: Aurora 7. Backup Crew: Schirra. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC14. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas D Mercury s/n 107D. Program: Mercury. Class: Manned. Type: Spacecraft. Spacecraft: Mercury. Payload: Mercury SC18. Mass: 1,349 kg. Location of Spacecraft: Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL. Perigee: 154 km. Apogee: 260 km. Inclination: 32.5 deg. Period: 88.5 min. References: 1 , 2 , 5 , 6 , 26 , 33 , 59 , 60 , 278 .

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