Gemini 11 Flown Heatshield
Item #: Gem11FIS
For the first time a reentry was completely controlled by a computer during Gemini 11. Dick Gordon and Charles Conrad set a new altitude record with 850 miles during the 3-day flight. This Spaceflori presentation bears a fragment of the flown Gemini 11 heatshield and comes with a numbered certificate of authenticity plus a fact sheet about Gemini 11. The source of this heatshield fragment was a larger block of heatshield encased into lucite as a presentation piece given to VIP's and NASA workers as recognition for their work in the space program. Your presentation package includes :
8x10 color glossy presentation - ready to mat and frame
Flown fragment of Gemini 11 heatshield
Certificate of authenticity
Attractive Gemini 11 fact sheet with interesting facts about the mission
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