The Mercury-Redstone Launch Vehicle was the booster that launched the Freedom 7 capsule. It was based on the US Army's Redstone Ballistic Missile. While the Mercury-Redstone was not man-rated for orbital flight, it was used on suborbital trajectory testing. It can be made using the following:

The Mercury-Redstone in-game

  1. Mercury 1st Stage
  2. Connector Small to Small
  3. Delta 2nd Stage
  4. Crew Capsule or Crew Capsule Dockable
  5. Crew Escape Tower

The Mercury-Redstone with Gemini Service Module and Capsule

The Redstone-2 carrying Ham, a chimpanzee

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