Actifed (head-cold medicine).
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Walter M. Schirra Jr. | Capt. Walter Schirra | Walter Schirra
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[1981 interview about the first space shuttle] Mostly it's lousy out there. It's a hostile environment, and it's trying to kill you. The outside temperature goes from -450 degrees to +300 degrees. You sit in a flying Thermos bottle.
Flew with Donn F. Eisele and Walter Cunningham
on Apollo 7, the backup crew for the ill-fated Apollo 1 mission. The flight lasted almost 11 days in October 1968. Except for a nasty head cold he caught, the first test of the Apollo command module was a complete success.