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Photograph was edited for publication purposes. Photograph caption dated January 26, 1962 reads "Engineer Keith Settles climbs up Alfa III, the static test stand for rocket booster engines. This is the stand where the booster for Saturday's man-in-space orbital shot was tested in 1960." The test was conducted at Rocketdyne's Santa Susana Field Laboratory in Simi Valley. See image 00154682 for additional photo in this series.
North American Aviation, inc.--Rocketdyne Division Men Aerospace industries--Employees Aerospace industries Rockets (Aeronautics)--Testing--Equipment Simi Valley (Calif.) Portrait photographs Group portraits