The Mercury Mission Launches is listed below. Click on a launch to get detailed information about the launch location, rocket type, mission, date and launch window, as well as view a video of the launch.

The first launch was by National Aeronautics and Space Administration with the launch of a Atlas LV-3B rocket. This Mercury-Atlas 6 mission was scheduled to occur on Tue Feb 20th 1962 9:47 AM EST from Cape Canaveral, FL, USA. The status of the Mercury-Atlas 6 mission launch was Success.