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    X-15: Desert Wings Edwards Air Force Base Publication Dated January 5, 1962, with Neil Armstrong Cover Photo, Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, Certified and Encapsulated by Collectibles Authentication Guaranty. "U.S. Air Force Aerospace Power For Peace Published Every Friday for Personnel of the Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards AFB, California". At lower right of the front page is a photo of Armstrong in his high-altitude pressure suit captioned: "CONGRATULATIONS - Edwards Fire Chief Howard P. Crews, who has provided fire protection halfway around the world to some of USAFs most historic aviation events-such as the 'Century' fighters and 'X' research craft-is congratulated by X-15 test pilot Neil Armstrong upon completing his 35th firefighting year." Newsprint, horizontal fold, fine. Sealed in a numbered archival sleeve. This lot will include a Statement of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2018
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
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