Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Skylab III (SL-4) World Record Certification Documents Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Pilot William Pogue, with Signed LOA. The third and final manned Skylab mission set eight different World Aeronautic Records. Offered here are four of the original documents of certification, two matching sets (in French and English) from the two international agencies.
    Fédération Aéronautique Internationale
    (1) A 14" x 10.5" partly-printed certificate filled in by hand and signed by three officials. It states that Carr, Pogue, and Gibson of the United States set a world record in Skylab 3 for "Durée en orbite terrestre en vol accouple groupe/ 83 jours 12 heures 32 minutes, 12,0 seconds/ Classe K-2".
    (2) A 14" x 10.5" partly-printed certificate filled in by hand and signed by three officials. It states that Carr, Pogue, and Gibson of the United States set a world record in Skylab 3 for "Distance en orbite terrestre en vol accouplé/ 55.127.747 kilometres/ Classe K-2".
    National Aeronautic Association
    (1) A 12" x 15" partly-printed certificate filled in by hand and signed by two officials. It states that Carr, Pogue, and Gibson set a world record in Skylab 3 for "Class K Manned Spacecraft/ Duration with Spacecraft Linked/ 83 days, 12 hours, 32 minutes, 12.0 seconds".
    (2) A 12" x 15" partly-printed certificate filled in by hand and signed by two officials. It states that Carr, Pogue, and Gibson set a world record in Skylab 3 for "Class K Manned Spacecraft/ Distance with Spacecraft Linked/ 55,127,747 kilometers (34,254,794 miles).
    Rarely offered. All in fine or better condition.

    Included with this lot is a signed Letter of Authenticity from Pogue.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2013
    18th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 425

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

    Sold on Apr 18, 2013 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    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 28 days left to consign to the 2021 September 26 Autumn Luxury Accessories Signature Auction!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    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