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Malcolm Scott Carpenter
NASA Astronaut
Nationality United States
Status Deceased
Born Malcolm Scott Carpenter
(1925-05-01)May 1, 1925
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.
Died October 10, 2013(2013-10-10) (aged 88)
Denver, Colorado, U.S.
Other occupation
Naval aviator, test pilot, aquanaut (SEALAB II)
Alma mater
University of Colorado, B.S. 1962
Rank Commander, USN[1]
Time in space
4 hours 56 minutes
Selection 1959 NASA Group 1
Missions Mercury-Atlas 7
Mission insignia
Retirement August 10, 1967

We've got to take care of the resources we have on this planet, because there's no resupply possible.
Scott Carpenter
Space is not an enterprise that belongs to the U.S. or to Russia or to China – it is a human endeavor and experience. And that's as it should be.
Scott Carpenter
Pioneering in space was something I would willingly give my life for.