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    Neil Armstrong's AIAA Astronautics Award Certificate Dated 1966 Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. An 11" x 14" document from the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, issued "For outstanding contributions and accomplishments in the technology of manned space fight at great personal risk, demonstrating man's capability in spacecraft control and flexibility in operational proficiency in orbital fight." Obviously awarded for his amazing performance in bringing Gemini 8 down safely. Gold seal and signatures beneath. For many years this was on loan from the Armstrong family to the Armstrong Air & Space Museum in Wapakoneta, Ohio; their tiny penciled catalog number is found on the reverse. Mounting traces on verso with slight show through to front, fine. Sealed in a numbered archival sleeve, CAG 1002096-007. This lot will include a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    July, 2019
    16th-18th Tuesday-Thursday
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