Hunt Club 1

Station calling Hunt Club, say again.

Cardfile 9

This is Niner Card File, there's an object on a line in the water, just about 160 degrees. The NASA people suspect it's the dye marker that didn't activate; ah, say it's about, ah, ¾ of a mile out from the capsule. Ah, after the lift out, will you take a check on it? Over.

Hunt Club 1

Ah, this is Hunt Club 1, roger, we will have Hunt Club 3 check at this time, you copy 3.

Hunt Club 3

Hunt Club 1, I believe he said ¾ of a mile?

Cardfile 9

This is 9 Card, that is affirmative.

Gus Grissom

OK, Hunt Club. This is Liberty Bell 7. Are you ready for the pickup?

Hunt Club 1

This is Hunt Club 1; this is affirmative.

Gus Grissom

OK, latch on, then give me a call and I'll power down and b hatch, OK?

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Spoken on July 21, 1961, 12:46 p.m. UTC (59 years, 4 months ago). Link to this transcript range is: Tweet

Hunt Club 1

This is Hunt Club 1, roger, will give you a call when we're ready for you to blow.

Gus Grissom

Roger, I've unplugged my suit so I'm kinda warm now.

Hunt Club 1

1, roger.

Gus Grissom

Now if you tell me to, ah, you're ready for me to blow, I'll have to take my helmet off, power down, and then blow the hatch.

Hunt Club 1

1, roger, and when you blow the hatch, the collar will already be down there waiting for you, and we're turning base at this time.