ALDRIN'S FLOWN APOLLO 11 CM SKIN SEGMENT. An approximately ½ x ¼ inch foil segment mounted on a 3½ x 8 inch Typed Note Signed by BUZZ ALDRIN.
Lot 162
ALDRIN'S FLOWN APOLLO 11 CM SKIN SEGMENT. An approximately ½ x ¼ inch foil segment mounted on a 3½ x 8 inch Typed Note Signed by BUZZ ALDRIN.
Sold for US$ 1,375 inc. premium
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ALDRIN'S FLOWN APOLLO 11 CM SKIN SEGMENT.
An approximately ½ x ¼ inch foil segment mounted on a 3½ x 8 inch Typed Note Signed by BUZZ ALDRIN. The material was used as a thermal layer on the very outer surface of the Command Module and was exposed to the vacuum of space during the entire flight.

BUZZ ALDRIN'S Typed Note Signed reads: "The segment placed here is Mylar insulation removed from Command Module Columbia after our return from the moon and the first lunar landing mission of Apollo XI – July 16 to 24, 1969. This flown segment is from my personal collection. Buzz Aldrin, Col USAF, (Ret.), Gemini XII Pilot, Apollo 11 Lunar Module Pilot."
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