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Julius Hatry Signed Photo Collage

Black and white 15 x 20 cm photo collage of aviation designer / builder Julius Hatry signed with a blue felt tip pen.  Signed in the clear space on the photo, signature and the photo are in excellent condition.  Julius Hatry born December 30, 1906 died November 7, 2000, was a German aircraft designer and Continue Reading

Leonid Popov Signed Photo

Black and white 9.5 x 15 cm photograph of Leonid Popov signed in black ink.  Leonid Popov born August 31, 1945 is a former Soviet cosmonaut.  He was selected as a cosmonaut on April 27, 1970, and flew as Commander on Soyuz 35, Soyuz 40 and Soyuz T-7, logging 200 days, 14 hours, and 45 Continue Reading

Neville Duke Signed Photograph

Black and white 15 x 20 cm vintage photograph of Neville Duke in the cockpit of an aircraft signed and inscribed with a blue pen.  Signed in the clear space on the photo, the photo has some wear to the edges but in overall very good condition.  Squadron Leader Neville Duke DSO OBE DFC AFC Continue Reading

Black and white 205 x 255 mm photo signed by Brigadier General Paul Tibbets Jr. on the 6th of August Paul Tibbets piloted the B-29 ‘Enola Gay’ that issued in the era of atomic weapons dropping the atomic bomb code named Little Boy on the Japanese city of Hiroshima bring the end to the war in the pacific. Boldly signed in blue felt tip Continue Reading

Scott Carpenter is one of the original ‘Mercury Seven Astronauts’, including: L.Gordon Cooper, Jr, Walter M. Schirra, John Glenn, Jr., Donald K. ‘Deke’ Slayton, Alan B. Shepard, Jr, Virgil I. Grissom and Scott Carpenter. In this memoir, ‘For Spacious Skies: The Uncommon Journey Of A Mercury Astronaut’, was co-written with his daughter, Kris Stoever, describes Continue Reading

Sir Ross Smith Signed Album Page

Sir Ross Smith signed 9.5 x 15 cm autograph album page.  Sir Ross Macpherson Smith KBE, MC & Bar, DFC & Two Bars, AFC born 4 December 1892 died 13 April 1922.  Ross Smith was an Australian aviator, who, along with his brother, Sir Keith Macpherson Smith, became the first pilots to fly from England Continue Reading

Black and white 20 x 25 cm picture of Valentina Tereshkova and Valery Bykovsky with Russian President Nikita Khrushchev, signed with a silver sharpie.  Valentina Vladimirovna Tereshkova born 6 March 1937 is a retired Soviet cosmonaut and the first woman to have flown in space, having been selected from more than four hundred applicants and Continue Reading

Valentina Tereshkova Signed Photo

Colour 20 x 25 cm photograpf of Valentina Tereshkova in her flight suit, signed with a blue pen.  Valentina Vladimirovna Tereshkova born 6 March 1937 is a retired Soviet cosmonaut and the first woman to have flown in space, having been selected from more than four hundred applicants and five finalists to pilot Vostok 6 Continue Reading

Valentina Tereshkova Signed Picture

Black and white 9.5 x 14.5 cm vintage postcard of Valentina Tereshkova signed in black ink.  This is an very nice early signature.  Valentina Tereshkova born 6 March 1937 is a retired Soviet cosmonaut and the first woman to have flown in space, having been selected from more than four hundred applicants and five finalists Continue Reading

Yuri Gagarin Signed Picture

Black and white 140 mm x 185 mm picture of Yuri Gagarin signed and inscribed in black ink.  Yuri Gagarin was the first human in space Russian born Gagarin successfully orbited the earth  on the 12th of April 1961,  he died in 1968 when the MiG 15 he was flying crashed.  The picture is of Gagarin in Uniform Continue Reading