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    Worn on flying trips between JSC and KSC

    James Lovell's Flight Jacket with Name Badge and NASA Patch, Directly from His Personal Collection, with Signed LOA. A standard blue NASA flight jacket, owned and worn by James Lovell. At the neck is the manufacturer's tag from "Flite Wear by Land Mfg. Co." of Wichita, Kansas, with the size tag "Medium Regular" beneath. An embroidered 3" diameter NASA "Meatball" patch is sewn on the left breast and his early leather 4" x 2" name badge is attached with Velcro on the right: "Jim Lovell/ NASA - MSC". Black elastic at neck, cuffs, and waist, orange lining, two snap pockets, and a zippered pocket on left arm. A very desirable and terrific item for display. General wear, fine.

    Included with this lot is a signed Letter of Certification from Lovell on his company letterhead stating, in full: "Throughout my years at NASA military aircraft would be available for us to travel from the Johnson Space Center to the Kennedy Space Center. I certify that this Flight Jacket was one that I frequently used by me during my years at NASA. This Flight Jacket is from my personal collection of space artifacts and has been in my possession since I left NASA."




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    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    19th Friday
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