Collection: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Collection
Name of Image: Astronaut Walter M. Schirra
Full Description: Astronaut Walter M. "Wally" Schirra, one of the original seven astronauts for Mercury Project selected by NASA on April 27, 1959. The MA-8 (Mercury-Atlas) mission with Sigma 7 spacecraft was the third marned orbital flight by the United States, and made the six orbits in 9-1/4 hours.
Date of Image: 1959-04-27
Reference Number: MSFC-75-SA-4105-2C
MIX #: 8892072
NIX #: MSFC-8892072
MSFC Negative Number: 8892072
Original url: mix.msfc.nasa.gov/abstracts.php?p=1519
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