Lot #6211
Apollo 13 Oversized Signed Photograph: Lovell, Kranz, Lousma, and Liebergot

“Failure is not an option!”
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Estimate: $800+

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“Failure is not an option!”

Satin-finish 20 x 16 photo of the damaged Apollo 13 command module floating in space, signed in gold ink, “Houston, we’ve had a problem! James Lovell, Apollo 13,” “Failure is not an option, Gene Kranz,” “‘Flight, I think we’ve lost two fuel cells.’ Sy Liebergot, Apollo 13 EECOM,” and “‘OK 13, we’ve got lots & lots of people working on this, we’ll give you some dope as soon as we have it, and you’ll be the first to know…’ Jack Lousma, Apollo 13 CAPCOM, 13 April 1970.” Accompanied by a 10 x 8 satin-finish photograph of fellow flight director Gerry Griffin signed in black felt tip, “Gerry Griffin, ‘Gold Flight’ Apollo 13.” In fine condition. A uniquely appealing photo recalling NASA’s most courageous moment. The Leslie Cantwell Collection. Pre-certified Zarelli Space Authentication.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space And Aviation Auction
  • Dates: April 14 - April 21

This item is Pre-Certified by STEVE ZARELLI
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