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PBS NewsHour | 50 Years Later, John Glenn Recounts His Historic Mission | PBS

Duration: 08:23
Program: PBS NewsHour #10267
Broadcast Date: Feb. 20, 2012

Fifty years ago, NASA astronaut John Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth, despite numerous glitches. Judy Woodruff and Glenn discuss how the historic mission changed the space race.



Post Date: February 20, 2012