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Little Joe/Mercury
Little Joe/Mercury - Little Joe Mercury Escape Tower Test

Credit: NASA. 17,470 bytes. 358 x 471 pixels.



Family: Miscellany. Country: USA. Status: Hardware.

Little Joe was used to test the Mercury capsule launch escape system.


Specifications


Little Joe Chronology


1958 Jan 16 -
1959 Sep 2 -
- 1962 February -

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Credit: © Mark Wade. 834 bytes. 99 x 216 pixels.



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