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National Air and Space Museum  Search this
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YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-07-18T16:42:23.000Z
Views:
2,969
Video Title:
John Glenn - A National Hero
Description:
John Glenn, one of the “Mercury Seven” astronauts, was the fifth human to fly in space. Glenn returned to a hero’s welcome, including parades in Cape Canaveral, Florida; Washington, D.C.; and New York City. His flight meant that the United States could finally compete with Soviet successes in the Cold War space race.
Video Duration:
1 min 35 sec
YouTube Keywords:
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YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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