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|Caption||On May 5, 1961, NASA astronaut Alan Shepard piloted his Freedom 7 Mercury capsule in a 15-minute suborbital flight, becoming America's first astronaut. In this image, he is shown being hoisted aboard a U.S. Marine helicopter after splashdown.|
|Headline||Alan Shepard Completes His Mission|
|Keywords||Mercury Astronauts space NASA spacecraft|