Flexible Insulation Blanket, 23.5 x 3, made of low-density fibrous silica batting material, taken from the exterior of an unknown Orbiter. White side is stencilled with several serial and parts numbers, with the reverse stenclied “V070-396430-007,” and “LP01,” with three holes drilled through the section. Through one hole is the attached orange non-conforming material tag, with the ID number written on the reverse by a technician, as well as “Scrap.” In fine condition. There are approximately 24,300 tiles and 2,300 Flexible Insulation Blankets on the outside of each Orbiter. RR Auction COA.
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