Description

    Space Shuttle Columbia (STS-3) Landing: John Young's "Northrup Strip Access" Badge Directly from His Personal Collection, Signed. A 2.25" x 3.25" white laminated badge with clip at top. There is a simple image of a space shuttle centered in blue, an "S" sticker attached at left, and "STS -3" stamped. It is filled in for "J. YOUNG" of "NASA/JSC" and is good for both the Nasa Ops Area and the Deservice Area. The back has an authorization number of "0815" and the statement that this badge is "Property of the U.S. Gov't, issued for official uses..." STS-3, with Jack Lousma and Gordon Fullerton aboard, was the only Space Shuttle ever to land at the Northrup Strip at White Sands Space Harbor, New Mexico. Young has boldly signed vertically on the front: "John W. Young". He was certainly familiar with the area as it was the primary facility NASA used to train shuttle pilots using T-38s and Shuttle Training Aircraft. Excellent condition.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Miscellaneous Collectibles, Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    3rd Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 624

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

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    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 24 days left to consign to the 2018 May 11 Space Exploration - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    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

    Recent auctions

    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 December 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,735,414