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    Gordon Cooper Typed Letter Signed. One page, 8.5" x 11", on Imagineering letterhead, October 30, 1979. The letter is addressed to Dennis Spalding of the FAA while Cooper was the Vice President of R&D at Imagineering, a Walt Disney Company. Cooper writes in part: "The navigation system used aboard a Gemini spacecraft was similar to the RNAV system..." Interesting piece that spans both the scientific and entertainment worlds. Signed at close in blue ink: "Gordon Cooper". Mailing folds, very fine.

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