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    Association of Space Explorers Limited Edition "9th Planetary Congress" Commemorative Poster, Signed by More than Sixty-Five Astronauts and Cosmonauts including Bruce McCandless and Directly from His Personal Collection. A striking and colorful 22" x 34" poster issued for the October 10-17, 1993, meeting of the Association of Space Explorers at Vienna, Austria. Among the numerous silver ink signatures are some well-known names: Buzz Aldrin (second moonwalker on Apollo 11, also Gemini 12), Valeri Bykovsky (still holds world solo spaceflight record of five days on Vostok 5, also Soyuz 22 & 31), Scott Carpenter (second American to orbit the earth), Gerald Carr (Skylab 4), Walt Cunningham (Apollo 7), Owen Garriott (Skylab 3, STS-9), Ed Gibson (Skylab 4), Alexei Leonov (first person to walk in space on Voskhod 2, also Apollo-Soyuz), Jack Lousma (Skylab 3, STS-3), James Lovell (Gemini 7 & 12, Apollo 8 & 13), Bruce McCandless (STS-41-B, STS-31), Pavel Popovich (the fourth cosmonaut in space on Vostok 4, also Soyuz 14), Stuart Roosa (Apollo 14), Valentina Tereshkova (first woman in space on Vostok 6), and Gherman Titov (second person to orbit the earth on Vostok 2, still holds world record for youngest person to fly in space). The poster has two headings, the main heading in English at the top, with the Russian displayed at the bottom. Around the edges are printed translations of "Association of Space Explorers" in the native languages of all individuals who have flown in space. The central image of the poster represents the Congress theme "Space for Life." Long sold out; excellent for display. Edges a bit rough, fine.

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