Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Russian Soyuz Flown Forel Hydrosuit Signed by Cosmonaut Aleksandr Poleshchuk. A heavyweight orange one-piece nylon, zipper-front floatation suit with attached rubber-soled feet and a hood. It is lined and contains an inflatable collar with mouthpiece, a lighted beacon on one shoulder, and some sort of signal device laced to the chest. There are several Velcro-close pockets on the legs. Written on an inside seam is "A. Poleshuk/ Soyz TM-16/ MIR 13" as well as his signature. Fine condition, appears complete save for gloves.

    Cosmonaut Poleshchuk was the flight engineer on the TM-16 mission to the Mir space station which lasted 179 days. He has been awarded the title of Hero of the Russian Federation.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2009
    8th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,733

    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
    Consign to the 2020 October 21 Manuscripts Signature Auction - Dallas.

    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