1961 - Alan Shepard communicates from the Mercury Control Centre in Cape Canaveral to Gus Grissom aboard the Project Mercury Liberty Bell 7 spacecraft.
1963 - Alan Shepard, aboard spacecraft Freedom 7, conducts in the first manned suborbital flight for Project Mercury on May 5th, 1961.
1961 - The Freedom 7 spacecraft stands on a launchpad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station as a crew observes from a vehicle and the launch tower is retracted in Florida.
1961 - Project Mercury astronaut Alan Shepard flies in the Freedom 7 spacecraft and astronaut Scott Carpenter emerges from a space capsule that has been transported by helicopters to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.?
1959-1963 - Astronauts Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom, Gordon Cooper, Wally Schirra, Deke Slayton, John Glenn and Scott Carpenter deplane at an airfield in Florida and view a Project Mercury rocket on a launchpad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
1961 - Alan Shepard is launched into outer space.
1961 - The Freedom 7 spacecraft lifts off from a launchpad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
1961 - Alan Shepard stays in constant communication with the Mercury Control Center after Freedom 7 lifts off.
1961 - Alan Shepard is driven to the launch pad for the Freedom 7 flight.
1961 - Mercury Control Center communicates with Alan Shepard immediately before Freedom 7's launch.
1961 - Gordon Cooper is seen in the blockhouse as Alan Shepard gets into the Freedom 7 spacecraft.
1960s: Alan Shepard at Mercury launch site, walks past men to tower elevator.