“The clock is running so off we go!”
On December 21, 1961, Commander Malcom Caulfield blasted off in his capsule, Majestic, and became the first American to orbit the Earth.
“I am alone up here, right?”
Just one orbit into a planned five, strange things began to happen and it quickly became apparent that something wasn’t quite right with the mission.
Based upon recently discovered official NASA ground-to-ship audio reels, this fictional transcription tells the tale of Commander Caulfield’s Forgotten Flight…