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Buzz Aldrin Inscribed and Signed Senior High School Yearbook 1947 Apollo Gemini

Buzz Aldrin Inscribed and Signed Senior High School Yearbook 1947 Apollo Gemini
Buzz Aldrin Inscribed and Signed Senior High School Yearbook 1947 Apollo Gemini
Buzz Aldrin Inscribed and Signed Senior High School Yearbook 1947 Apollo Gemini

Buzz Aldrin Inscribed and Signed Senior High School Yearbook 1947 Apollo Gemini
The Book appears to have been signed at a 20 year Reunion in 1967 between the Gemini and Apollo missions. Aldrin in April 1969. Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr. Glen Ridge, New Jersey. United States Military Academy. Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Air Force Distinguished Service Medal. Presidential Medal of Freedom. NASA Distinguished Service Medal. NASA Exceptional Service Medal. United States Air Force. 12 days 1 hour and 53 minutes. NASA Astronaut Group 3. 7 hours 52 minutes. Born Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr. January 20, 1930 is an American engineer. Aldrin made three spacewalks. As pilot of the 1966 Gemini 12. Mission, and as the lunar module. Pilot on the 1969 Apollo 11. Mission, he and mission commander Neil Armstrong. Were the first two humans to land on the Moon. Born in Glen Ridge, New Jersey. Aldrin graduated third in the class of 1951 from the United States Military Academy. At West Point, with a degree in mechanical engineering. He was commissioned into the United States Air Force. And served as a jet fighter pilot during the Korean War. He flew 66 combat missions. And shot down two MiG-15. After earning a Sc. From the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Aldrin was selected as a member of NASA. S Astronaut Group 3. Making him the first astronaut with a doctoral degree. His doctoral thesis was Line-of-Sight Guidance Techniques for Manned Orbital Rendezvous , earning him the nickname Dr. Rendezvous from fellow astronauts. His first space flight was in 1966 on Gemini 12. During which he spent over five hours on extravehicular activity. Three years later, Aldrin set foot on the Moon at 03:15:16 on July 21, 1969 UTC. , nineteen minutes after Armstrong first touched the surface, while command module pilot. Remained in lunar orbit. Aldrin became the first person to hold a religious ceremony on the Moon when he privately took communion. Upon leaving NASA in 1971, Aldrin became Commandant of the U. Air Force Test Pilot School. He retired from the Air Force in 1972, after 21 years of service. His autobiographies Return to Earth (1973), and Magnificent Desolation. (2009), recount his struggles with clinical depression. In the years after leaving NASA. He continued to advocate for space exploration, particularly a human mission to Mars. And developed the Aldrin cycler. A special spacecraft trajectory. That makes travel to Mars more efficient in regard to time and propellant. He has been accorded numerous honors, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. In 1969, and is listed in several Halls of Fame. The item “Buzz Aldrin Inscribed and Signed Senior High School Yearbook 1947 Apollo Gemini” is in sale since Friday, May 21, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Astronauts & Space Travel\Exploration Missions\Apollo”. The seller is “wu_wei_dragon” and is located in Covington, Georgia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.
Buzz Aldrin Inscribed and Signed Senior High School Yearbook 1947 Apollo Gemini