MERCURY MR-3 FLOWN PARACHUTE PRESENTATION

$250.00 250.00

Brand: The Space Store

Product Code: FLOWNMR3PRES

Availability:In stock

MERCURY MR-3 FLOWN PARACHUTE PRESENTATION 

Estimated delivery time : 4-12 business days depending on country, ships immediately Mercury Redstone was piloted by Alan Shepard and became the first manned US spaceflight on may 5th.  

This presentation bears a fragment of the flown MR-3 parachute and comes with a numbered certificate of authenticity.

The source of this heatshield fragment is NASA technician Hal French who was given permission to cut parts of the parachute into souvenirs back then - a copy of his certification to us will come with the presentation.

Your presentation package includes :

  • Triangle swatch of flown tape material mounted on a 7x9'' rigid foam board certified on the backside

  • Flown fragment of MR-3 parachute

  • Certificate of authenticity