Gemini 3 - Flown Heatshield
Item #: Gem3FIS
Gemini 3was the first manned Gemini mission piloted by Gus Grissom making his second spaceflight along with newbee John Young. Launched march 23rd 1965 the Gemini capsule proved to be working fine during the almost 5-hour orbital flight. This presentation bears a fragment of the flown Gemini 3 heatshield and comes with a numbered certificate of authenticity plus a fact sheet about Gemini 3. 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 certificate – ready to mat and frame
Flown fragment of Gemini 3 Heatshield
Certificate of authenticity
Attractive Gemini 3 fact sheet with interesting facts about the mission
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