X-15: Group of Seven Signed Flight Covers. Outstan...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionX-15: Group of Seven Signed Flight Covers. Outstanding group of individually signed flight covers, cancelled at Edwards AFB on the day of each flight. Great opportunity to collect five pilot signatures with covers commemorating seven different flights.
Joe Engle: Philatelic cover with blue X-15 insignia, cancelled at Edwards AFB on June 29, 1965. Signed in black ink: "Joe H. Engle/ USAF".
William Knight: Philatelic cover with blue X-15 insignia, cancelled at Edwards AFB on June 29, 1967. Signed in blue ink: "William J. Knight/ Maj. Pete USAF".
Robert Rushworth: Two philatelic covers with blue X-15 insignia. First cancelled at Edwards AFB on August 8, 1962, signed in blue ink: "Robert A. Rushworth/ USAF Astronaut". Second cancelled at Edwards AFB on January 28, 1964. Signed in blue ink: "Robert A Rushworth/ Major USAF."
Milt Thompson: Philatelic cover with blue X-15 insignia, cancelled at Edwards AFB on January 13, 1965. Signed in black ink: "Milt Thompson".
Robert White: Two philatelic covers with varying cachets. First has a large pictorial Spacecraft cachet, as well as the blue X-15 cachet featuring pilot Joe Walker's name, cancelled at Edwards AFB on August 5, 1962. Joe Walker actually flew on this date; however, cover is signed in black ink: "Robert M. White".
Second has blue X-15 insignia, cancelled at Edwards AFB on December 14, 1962. Signed in black ink: "Robert M White". All very fine.
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