Mercury-Atlas 9 is ready for launch on Pad 14

[63-MA9-93]


  • Photo Number: 63-MA9-93

  • Release Date: 10-May-1963

  • Keywords: MERCURY MA-9 FLIGHT,FAITH 7,ATLAS LAUNCH VEHICLES,LAUNCH COMPLEX 14
  • Description: Aerial view shows Pad 14 launch area for Mercury-Atlas 9, the 22 orbit mission of Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper scheduled for mid- May. Cooper's ""Faith 7"" spacecraft stands atop its launch vehicle as the gantry rolls back during one of the final systems checks.

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