Shuttle Buran ejection seat control lever. Lever consists of two heavy red rubber handles with hand activated release levers at the top of each which would activate the ejection mechanism. Both handles are also extensively labeled in Russian. Affixed to a 15″ vertical display stand with a descriptive plaque on the base. In fine condition, with expected handling wear. Two Burans were manufactured and prepared for launch, but after a single unpiloted orbital mission, and the collapse of the Soviet Union, the program was canceled. RRAuction COA.
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