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At first glance The Fliers and Explorers Globe appears to be an ordinary antique, hidden in a small over-looked office in downtown Brooklyn, at the end of a nondescript hallway.
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“I’m not interested in my legacy. I made up a word: ‘live-acy.’ I’m more interested in living.”
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In John Glenn's long aviation career, he flew with the U.S. Marines and the U.S. Air Force, set a speed record, and shot down enemy aircraft. But he is best known as the first American to orbit the
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20 February 1962: At 9:47:39 a.m., Eastern Standard Time, NASA’s Mercury-Atlas 6 lifted off from Launch Complex 14, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Cape Canaveral, Florida. This was the third launch of a manned Mercury spacecraft, and the first time that an Atlas rocket had been used. Aboard the spacecraft was Lieutenant Colonel John Herschel Glenn, Jr., United … Continue reading 20 February 1962, 14:47:39 UTC →
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Memorable insights from the first American to orbit the Earth.
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Astronaut John Glenn relaxes on the deck of the USS Noa shortly after returning from his historic flight.
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Mr. Glenn was a symbol of the space age as the first American to orbit Earth, then became a national political figure representing Ohio in the Senate.
To John Glenn, the real hero was his wife Annie, conqueror of disability.
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STS-95 crewmember, astronaut and U.S. Senator John Glenn. Glenn was the first American to orbit the earth, and he returned to space in October 1998 aboard Space Shuttle flight STS-95. This is his official portrait for that Shuttle mission. Image Number: GPN-2000-001175 Date: April 14, 1998
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