Flown bungee strap launched with the first module of the International Space Station aboard the Russian-built Zarya (also known the Functional Cargo Block or FGB), and returned to Earth aboard the Space Shuttle Atlantis on STS-106. The elastic strap measures 19″ long and has metal hooks on each end. These bungees are used on the walls of the FGB to secure cargo and other items. In fine condition. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from Astronaut Rick Mastracchio. From the collection of astronaut Rick Mastracchio, who flew on STS-106, STS-118, STS-131, and Soyuz TMA-11M (Expedition 38/39).
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