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    Gemini 12 Flown American Flag Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Commander James Lovell, Certified and Signed. This 6" x 4" silk U.S. flag flew on Gemini 12, the last flight of the project, orbiting the Earth fifty-nine times, November 11-15, 1966. Objectives of the mission were to prove that an astronaut could work safely and easily outside the spacecraft, to perform scientific experiments, and to rendezvous and dock with an Agena target vehicle. Excellent condition.

    Lovell has certified this flag on a white stripe: "Flown on board Gemini 12 Spacecraft- James Lovell ".

    Included with this lot is a signed Letter of Certification from Lovell stating: "[This item] was flown on board Gemini 12 spacecraft. Gemini 12 launched in November of 1966 was the tenth and final flight of the Gemini series, which bridged the Mercury and Apollo programs."


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    October, 2009
    8th Thursday
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