Description

    Gemini 5 Flown Crew-Signed Large Time Reference System Schematic Originally from the Personal Collection of Mission Pilot Charles Conrad, Certified and Signed. A three-hole punched, two-sided pullout schematic, 17" x 11", from one of the flown flight manuals. The front side is titled "Navigation Radar" and the verso is titled "Navigation- Time Reference System," both important aspects of the spacecraft operation. Extremely fine condition.

    Cooper (1927-2004) has signed on the "Time Reference" side: "8 Days or Bust!/ Gordon Cooper/ Commander/ Gemini V".

    Conrad (1930-1999) has certified on the "Time Reference" side: "Timing is everything [he underlined]/ in space!/ This page flown on/ Gemini V/ Charles Conrad Jr./ Pilot". He has written on the "Radar" side "Timing is everything/ in space!".

    Included with this lot is a color photo of Cooper holding this chart.


    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Flat Material, Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2009
    8th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 697

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 34 days left to consign to the 2018 March 7 Books Signature Auction Books - New York !

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage Auctions and Mr. Chad Reingold were...professional and courteous in all transactions and provided outstanding service in answering my many emails. I recommend them at the highest level.
    Killy M.,
    Melbourne Beach, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,738,994