Apollo 9 Flown-in-Space Honeycomb Heatshield Presentation
- Product Code: FLOWN-AP9SC
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8''x8'' PresentationThis certified, authentic presentation houses a piece of Honeycomb Heatshield from the Apollo 9 mission. The image shows a view of the Apollo 9 Lunar Module, "Spider," in a lunar lading configuration, as photographed from the Command and Service Modules on the fifth day of the Apollo 9 Earth-orbital mission. The landing gear on the "Spider" has been deployed. Inside the "Spider" were astronauts James A. McDivitt, Apollo 9 commander; and Russell L. Schweickart, lunar module pilot. Astronaut David R. Scott, command module pilot, remained at the controls in the Command Module, "Gumdrop," while the other two astronauts checked out the LM. The Honeycomb Heatshield was sourced from Threehook Aviation.
Flown Piece of Honeycomb Heatshield from Apollo 9 Interesting Fact Sheet about Apollo 9 Copy of the Threehook Aviation Certificate of Authenticity Printed on original glossy Fuji Crystal Archive Photo Paper