Action Pack (John Glenn) “Journey Of An American Hero!” (Hotwheels-Multiple Pack Set 1:55 Scale) “Rare-Vintage” (1998)
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***Please View Photographs!***Action Pack (John Glenn) “Journey Of An American Hero!”
**Please Note “Product Information”: This Action Figure Has a 21+ Years Age Factor and are no longer available from the Manufacture (“Discontinued”), Packaging “May Have” Slight Shelf Wear (Slightly Bent Cardboard Corners, Dents in Plastic Areas, Minor Scratches, Also Some Packaging Clarity Distortment “May Occur”, Due to aging Packaging Only etc). Figure (s) and all assessories inside packaging are perfect and come sealed in their “Original Factory Released Format Packaging”!!**
**(“HOTWHEELS -Multiple Pack COLLECTIBLE SERIES”)**
*Pack Contents: (5-Piece Set)*…
**COMMEMORATING MISSION STS-95 (“1962-1998”)**
**”JOHN GLENN”..Great American Hero**…
JOURNEY OF AN AMERICAN HERO!!…
*First American to Orbit the earth*..
*On February 20, 1962, John Glenn, one of the first seven astronauts in the U.S. Space program, strapped into the 9-by-6 foot Mercury Capsule, Friendship 7, and orbited the Earth three times in just 4 Hours, 55 Minutes.
*That’s 17,500 mph!
*Astronaut Glenn received the Space Congressional Medal of Honor for this pioneering journey.
*FIRST OHIOAN to Win Four Consecutive Terms in the U.S. Senate*
*In 1974 he made his first trip to Capital Hill after winning the Ohio election.
*Senator Glenn’s work has focused on technical and scientific issues, education, and controlling the spead of nuclear weaons.
*He will retire at the end of his fourth term in 1998.
BACK IN SPACE AFTER 36 YEARS!…
*On October 29, 1998, Astronaut Glenn, 77, will lift off with the Mission STS-95 crew as payload specialist aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery.
*Hie 10-day voyage will help scientists study the effects of space flight and aging.
*And his courage wll inspire millions of Americans once again as he rockets into space exploration history!
**SPACE SHUTTLE DISCOVERY (scale) 1:506.. The Real Friendship 7 would fit into one of the main engine nozzle’s of the Real Space Shuttle!
**Mercury Friendship 7 (scale)1:55..
*Includes: (“U.S. SPACE FLIGHT BOOKLET”)..
Produced By: Mattel