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    Apollo 12 Flown "Entry Operations Checklist" Book Directly from the Family Collection of Mission Command Module Pilot Richard Gordon, with Certificate of Authenticity Signed by Gordon and also Alan Bean. A twenty-eight page loose leaf book on 6" x 8" cardstock, three hole-punched and bound with three binder rings. On the front cover is the Part number "SKB32100081-308" and Serial number "1002"; it is dated internally October 6, 1969. This was an important document used by Gordon in preparation for the return to earth. Tabbed sections included: "Vehicle Preparation", "Lunar Entry Pad", "Supercircular Entry", "Earth/Post Landing", "Entry Emerg", and "Crew Log". We note numerous notations inside made during the trip home. Fine.

    Included with this lot is a signed LOA from Gordon and LM Pilot Alan Bean that reads, in part: "This Apollo XII Entry Operations Checklist was used during the Lunar return of the flight..."


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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