This appendix contains a list of government agencies that supported Project Mercury.


NASA Headquarters, Washington, D.C., and the following NASA Centers participated in Project Mercury:
Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.
Flight Research Center, Edwards, Calif.
Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md.
Langley Research Center, Langley Station, Hampton, Va.
Launch Operations Center, Cocoa Beach, Fla.
Lewis Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio
Manned Spacecraft Center, Houston, Tex.
Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Ala.
Wallops Station, Wallops Island, Va.
Department of Defense, Washington, D.C.:
Space Systems Division, U.S. Air Force, Los Angeles, Calif.
U.S. Navy, 5th Naval District Headquarters, Norfolk, Va.
Arnold Engineering Development Center, Arnold Air Force Station, Tenn.
El Centro Naval Parachute Test Facility, El Centro, Calif.
Naval Air Development Center, Johnsville, Pa.
Wright Air Development Center, WrightPatterson Air Force Base, Ohio
Air Force Missile Development Center, Holloman Air Force Base, N. Mex.
Naval Ordnance Test Station, Pensacola, Calif.
Pensacola Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla.
Air Proving Ground Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.
Army Ballistic Missile Agency, Redstone Arsenal, Ala.
U.S. Army Transportation Command, Ft. Eustis, Newport News, Va.
U.S. Marine Corps Air Station, Cherry Point, N.C.
Military Air Transport Sciences, Dover, Del.
White Sands Missile Test Center, White Sands, N. Mex.
Pacific Missile Range, Point Mugu, Calif.
Naval Air Station, Corpus Christi, Tex.
Atlantic Missile Range, Cape Canaveral, Fla.
State Department, Washington, D.C.
Weather Bureau, Washington, D.C.
Aeronautic Chart and Information Center, St. Louis, Mo.
Public Health Service, Washington, D.C.

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