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    Space Shuttle Atlantis (STS-27) and Columbia (STS-28) Flown Tire Segment in Limited Edition Display, #66/200, with COA Signed by Robert "Hoot" Gibson. A 2.75" diameter truncated acrylic cylinder, 3.25" tall overall. Enclosed inside is a piece of tire, approximately 1" x 1" x 1" in size, and a color mission insignia for STS-27. On the bottom of the mission insignia is the text: "Artifact/ Series/ This tire segment flew aboard the orbiters/ Atlantis on STS-27 from December 2-6, 1988 and/ Columbia on STS-28 from August 8-13, 1989. Both/ flights were classified Department of Defense missions./ The tire was one of the two nose gear tires that provided/ a safe landing for the crew and their vehicle./ This artifact is from the personal collection of/ [facsimile signature]/ Robert "Hoot" Gibson/ 66 of 200/ Created exclusively by the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation". . Included is a signed and numbered Certificate of Authenticity from Gibson and the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation. Original box included. Pristine.

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    November, 2015
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