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Mercury Unmanned Mission Overview
Chimpanzee "Ham" in space suit fitted into couch

Chimpanzee "Ham" in space suit is fitted into the couch of the Mercury-Redstone 2 capsule #5 prior to its test flight which was conducted on January 31, 1961.

Catalog Date: 11 May 1963
Film Type: 4x5 BW
NASA image: S63-20801

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