Description:15 17 15 00 Cap Canaveral. Space research. Astronaut, cosmonaut Scott Carpenter gets ready, he puts on a combination. 2-nd American to be sent to the space in orbit. Man helps him putting his combination. He's also wearing a helmet. He is placed, lying on a control device. Carpenter with his helmet. He goes in a lorry which takes him to the launchpad. Night base. He rises in elevator. He is placed in capsule. Engineers, journalists are on the phone. Several cameraman. Close-up on telephoto lens. Close-up on Mexican journalist. Engineer with card which representing the route of the rocket.