Alan B. Shepard, Jr (USA)

Status 
ratified - current record
Zone 
World
Class 
Astronau (Space records)
Sub-Class 
K-1 (Suborbital missions)
Category 
Spacecraft with one astronaut
Group 
General category
Type of record 
Altitude
Performance 
186,307 km
Date 
05 May 1961
Course / Location 
Cape Canaveral, FL (USA)
Claimant 
Alan B. Shepard, Jr (USA)
Aircraft 
Mercury Redstone MR-7 / Capsule Mercury Spacecraft n°7
Aircraft manufacturer 
NASA
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
_other