Mission To Mercury

Brandon Thomas

Project Mercury was a NASA space program. It launched the first Americans into space.their names were Wally Schirra, Alan Shepard, Deke Slayton, Gus Grissom, John Glenn, Gordon Cooper and Scott Carpenter. But the first very first american that was lauched in space was Alan Shepard.

The rockets they used was Atlas D, Redstone and Little Joe.