Lot #8510
STS-75 MLI Large Blanket

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Estimate: $300+

Description

Extremely large flown Multi-Layer Insulation (MLI) thermal blanket carried aboard the Columbia orbiter payload during the STS-75 mission from February 22 to March 9, 1996, folded to an overall size of 29.75 x 31.75 and sealed in a plastic bag. Includes the flight parts tag: "Tag No. 146407, Part No. 87760001030-059, Chg. Ltr. N/A, SN 001, Part Name MLI Blanket, Qty. 1 ea., Rec. Doc. N/A, ECN No. N/A, Date 4/10/96, REM Doc. SEQ. 1.12.1, SL-TSS-01R-0029, R.T. No. DEX01, UPN N/A, Additional Information: Awaiting Dispo." In very good to fine condition. From the collection of aerospace memorabilia specialist Ken Havekotte. Flown status presumed by Havekotte. Quite possibly the largest MLI blanket we have ever offered.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: #511 - Ended October 19, 2017