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41251

Space Shuttle Columbia (STS-3) Flown Plastic Fly (Insect) Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Command...

2011 June Dallas Signature Space Exploration Auction #6052

 
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Auction Ended On: Jun 3, 2011
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Location: Heritage Auctions
3500 Maple Avenue
Dallas, TX 75219
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Space Shuttle Columbia (STS-3) Flown Plastic Fly (Insect) Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Commander Jack Lousma, Signed and Certified. A 3.5" x 4" multi-colored plastic housefly sealed in a 4.75" square stowage pouch with a piece of Velcro on the verso. This fly "flew" 130 orbits of the Earth with crewmembers Lousma and Fullerton, March 22-30, 1982. Lousma has signed the pouch: "Flown on STS-3/ Jack Lousma". Excellent condition.

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