NASA progress report for the Project Mercury manned spaceflight program, covering updates and achievements during July, August & September 1961. In May 1961 NASA had launched their first manned sub-orbital flight piloted by Alan Shephard and during the reporting period of this film was making progress towards the first manned orbital flight. .
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