|Space - Aerospace|
|Realisation Price||1,650.00 USD|
Goldberg Auctioneers / Collectibles Auction - 27/07/2019 / Aerospace - Apollo 13 / Lot 992
Apollo 13 Flown Lunar Map Segment from Chart Book That Flew To and Circled The Moon Apollo 13, one of NASA's finest hours in returning the crew safely to Earth, made one orbit around the moon (a spaceflight marking the farthest humans have ever traveled from Earth) in the docked Command Module Odyssey and Lunar Module Aquarius. The lunar surface chart book while not used, made this historic flight and was presented by Lovell, Haise and Swigert to George Colton, NASA manager for lunar graphics from which this 1 x 1" segment is from. Mounted on presentation COA with image of original map divided into 36 segments of which this is #30, signed and certified by Ken Havekotte. Scarce and a fine addition to any collection.