John Glenn School of Public Affairs

The Ohio State University Foundation, Office of Development

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

The Man

WWII, Korea combat pilot; test pilot; record breaker... Then he joined the astronaut program. See more

The Flight

1 astronaut, 3 orbits, 5 hours. The flight that caught our rivals and inspired a nation.
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The Event

Join us to honor John Glenn on the 50th anniversary of his historic flight.
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