Mercury Faith 7 was the last manned Mercury mission piloted by Gordon Cooper. Launched May 15th 1963 Cooper became the first American to sleep in orbit.
This presentation bears a fragment of the flown Mercury Faith 7 heatshield and comes with a numbered certificate of authenticity.
The source of this heatshield fragment was a larger block of heatshield encased into lucite as a presentation piece given to VIP's and NASA workers as recognition for their work in the space program.
Your presentation package includes :
- 8x10 color glossy presentation certificate - ready to mat and frame
- Flown fragment of Faith 7 Heatshield
- Certificate of authenticity