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Description: 1968 First Flight Around the Moon Apollo 8 Pin
- Apollo 8, the second manned mission in the United States Apollo space program, was launched on December 21, 1968 and became the first manned space craft to leave Earth orbit, reach the Earth's Moon, orbit it and return safely to Earth
- The three-astronaut crew 晶尭「 Commander Frank Borman, Command Module Pilot James Lovell, and Lunar Module Pilot William Anders 晶尭「 became the first humans to travel beyond low Earth orbit, the first to see Earth as a whole planet, and then the first to directly see the far side of the Moon
- This fully original pin measures 3½" in diameter and shows a black and white photo of the three Astronauts - Frank Borman, James Lovell, and William Anders.
Material: Various Materials
Brand: Brigandi Coins and Collectibles
Origin: United States