Lot #2179
Gordon Cooper Signed Gemini 5 FAI Certificate

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Estimate: $500+


Partly-printed DS in French, one page, 14 x 10.5, 1965. Federation Aeronautique Internationale certificate recognizing the world record for distance set by Charles Conrad and Gordon Cooper on their Gemini 5 flight, during which they set the record for duration in orbital flight at 190 hours, 55 minutes, and 14 seconds. Signed at the conclusion by three of the organization's officials, and signed in the lower border in black ink by Cooper, "8 days or bust! Gordon Cooper, Gemini 5." Affixed to a same-size cardstock mount. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: #569 - Ended October 17, 2019

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