ASTP, 1975, FLOWN Brass Flashlight

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles / Historical Memorabilia Start Price:1.00 USD Estimated At:3,500.00 - 5,000.00 USD
ASTP, 1975, FLOWN Brass Flashlight
ASTP, 1975, FLOWN Brass Flashlight (5x1") This brass flashlight is marked odsn the barrel "ACR FA-5, Serial No. 3005, Date of Mfg, 8-72) and was carried for use onboard Apollo-Soyuz by astronaut Deke Slayton. There is a small piece of white velcro attached to the movable head of the flashlight. Although the original (5)battery and light bulb are still inside, the flashlight no longer works.

This flashlight was standard NASA equipment for all Gemini, Apollo and ASTP astronauts to use during their missions. It was given to a member of Deke's family after the flight and has been in his safety deposit box ever since. A certificate of authenticity from the family member is included.
Estimated Value $3,500 - 5,000.
Ex. the astronaut Donald "Deke" Slayton Family collection.

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