RESEARCH PILOT AND APOLLO 13 CREW EMBLEMS TAKEN ON APOLLO 13.
USAF Aerospace Research Pilot School cloth emblem, 5 inches tall, and a 4 inch diameter Apollo 13 cloth crew emblem. Both flown on Apollo 13. Displayed together with a 4-inch square color photograph of the Apollo 13 Command Module descending on parachutes prior to splashdown. Matted together to 14 by 9 inches with the caption: "These patches were flown to the Moon on Apollo 13 Spacecraft by a former student. April 11 17,1970."
Signed by FRED HAISE. Prior to being selected as a NASA astronaut in 1966, Fred Haise performed post-graduate work at the United States Air Force Research Pilot School in 1964. He was the outstanding graduate of the school's class 64A held at the Edwards Air Force Base in California. He has logged over 9,000 hours of aircraft flight time, 6,000 of those being in jets.