TARGET POINT FOR ALAN SHEPARD—SIGNED. Apollo 14 Landing Site – Fra Mauro. Published by the U.S. Army Topographic Command for NASA, 1971.
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TARGET POINT FOR ALAN SHEPARD—SIGNED. Apollo 14 Landing Site – Fra Mauro. Published by the U.S. Army Topographic Command for NASA, 1971.
US$ 2,000 - 3,000
£1,200 - 1,900

Lot Details
TARGET POINT FOR ALAN SHEPARD—SIGNED.
Apollo 14 Landing Site – Fra Mauro. Published by the U.S. Army Topographic Command for NASA, 1971. 17 x 22 inches. Scale 1:8,000.

The chart uses a shaded relief drawing with a large landing ellipse having the Fra Mauro landing site at the center. The Lunar Module approach path is plotted with 1,000 foot markers from the center point. A cross range line is plotted perpendicular from the approach path with 1,000 markers. Key approach sequence identification craters are labeled including Cone, Triplet, and Star.
Boldly INSCRIBED and SIGNED: "We were 'Right on the Landing Site,' Edgar Mitchell, Apollo 14 LMP." The landing site remark is a quote made by Commander Alan Shepard just after his pin-point landing.
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