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    Neil Armstrong's Marquardt Aircraft Company Supersonic Propulsion Handbook From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. 4" x 4.75", vinyl leatherette covers, spiral bound. The contents are divided into sections with labeled tabs including Nomenclature, Atmosphere, Aerodynamics, Thermodynamics, Power Plants, Materials, Conversion Factors, and Maps and Distances. "Neil Armstrong" is written in light blue on the Identification page. Marquardt Aircraft Company was based in Van Nuys, California and was almost solely dedicated to developing ramjet engines. They provided engines for many Air Force projects in the late 1950s, including the X-7, the high speed radio control aircraft which broke many records. Very fine. CAG 1002049-002. This lot will include an encapsulated CAG Photo Certificate with a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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