APOLLO 14 Edgar Mitchell 1971 signed NASA photo. (d. Feb 14th 2016)
Stunning 8 x 10 photo signed by Edgar Mitchell , crew member (Lunar Module Pilot) of Apollo 14 (with Alan Shepherd and Stuart Roosa) .
This official NASA photograph is in fine condition.
Michael Collins also adds "Apollo 14 LMP" as he was the Lunar Module Pilot for this historic Lunar landing.
For two days, February 5th and 6th, 1971, Mitchell and Alan Shepard deployed and activated scientific equipment
and experiments on the lunar surface. They collected almost 100 pounds of lunar samples for return to Earth.
Other Apollo 14 achievements include first use of Mobile Equipment Transporter (MET); largest payload placed in lunar orbit;
longest distance traversed on foot on the lunar surface; largest payload returned from the lunar surface;
longest lunar surface stay time (33 hours); longest lunar surface EVA (9 hours and 23 minutes);
first use of shortened lunar orbit rendezvous techniques; first use of color television with new Vidicon tube;
and first extensive orbital science period conducted during CSM solo operations.
He became the sixth person to walk on the Moon. Apollo 14 was the longest walk performed by astronauts on the lunar surface
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Edgar Mitchel (Apollo XIV Lunar Module Pilot) - (September 17, 1930 – February 4, 2016)
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