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    Space Shuttle Endeavour (STS-88) Flown Flag on Crew-Signed Presentation Certificate Directly from the Personal Collection of Mission Specialist Jerry Ross, with Signed Certificate of Authenticity. A 6.25" x 4.25" cloth flag of the International Space Station mounted to an 11" x 15" certificate signed by all six crewmembers: Robert D. Cabana, Frederick W, Sturckow, Jerry L. Ross, Nancy J. Currie, James H. Newman, and Sergei K. Krikalev (his signature a facsimile). A great display piece from the shuttle mission that began the assembly of the I.S.S. in 1998. Excellent.

    Included with this lot is a signed COA by Jerry Ross on his letterhead reading, in full: "The International Space Station flag that is mounted on this crew-signed certificate was carried aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour during the STS-88 mission. The crew-signed certificate and its mounted flag are from the personal collection of Colonel Jerry Ross. Endeavour launched from the Kennedy Space Center, Florida on December 4, 1998, and landed there on December 15, 1998. This mission started the construction of the International Space Station. Endeavour completed 185 orbits of the Earth in 283 hours and 18 minutes, traveling 4.7 million miles. Colonel Ross was a Mission Specialist on this mission and lead the spacewalking team that conducted three space station assembly spacewalks during the 12-day mission. [signed] Jerry L. Ross.STS-88 Mission Specialist"


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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