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JSC2004-E-19882 (5 May 1961) --- Astronaut Alan B. Shepard Jr. is rescued by a U.S. Marine helicopter at the termination of his suborbital flight May 5, 1961, down range from the Florida eastern coast. Photo credit: NASA or National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Curator: Kim Dismukes | Responsible NASA Official: Amiko Kauderer | Updated: 03/14/2011
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