Astronaut Gordon Cooper welcomed at Hickam air base following Faith 7 voyage of NASA Mercury program.
Honolulu Hawaii USA Date:1963, May 18 Duration:2 min 9 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Large crowd gathers at Hickam AFB awaiting the arrival of Astronaut Gordon Cooper. Large crowd and hangars in the background. Admiral and Mrs Harry D Felt greet Mrs Cooper and daughters prior to arrival of Mr Cooper. VIPs wait on the field for arrival of Cooper. Mrs Cooper speaks with Governor Burns of Hawaii and Admiral Felt. Mrs Cooper holds some leis in her hand. SH3A helicopter taxis. Astronaut Cooper departs from the helicopter in civil clothing. Mrs Cooper places leis around the neck. Governor Burns speaks with Cooper and family. Cooper congratulated as he walks along the receiving line of VIPs. Cooper on a small stage. Crowd in the background, many photographers in the foreground. Cooper stands before battery of microphones and speaks to the crowd at Hickam.
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