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Lot 44: Pogue's Society of Experimental Test Pilots Certificate

Pogue's Society of Experimental Test Pilots Certificate
Pogue's Society of Experimental Test Pilots Certificate

Description

This certificate, from the personal collection of the late Bill Pogue, proclaims the pilot as an Associate Member of the Society of Experimental Test Pilots:

The Society of Experimental Test Pilots devoted to the advancement of human flight warrants that Bill Pogue engaged in the profession of experimental flying is particularly qualified and has been elected and certified a Associate Member of this professional and educational association and is granted all insignia and privileges in accordance with the Constitution of the Society of Experimental Test Pilots

Done at Lancaster California the first day of June 1965 in the ninth year of the Society

The certificate is signed by J. L. Pearce, President, and Max Stanley, Secretary, and features a gold seal. The certificate measures approx. 12" x 14", and is framed for a final measurement of approx. 18.25" x 20.5". This certificate was presented to Pogue a little under a year before he was selected by NASA to become an astronaut, in April 1966.

This lot also includes a signed portrait print of Pogue.

A certificate of authenticity signed by Astronaut Scholarship Foundation Executive Director Tammy Knowles accompanies this lot.

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Bid History

Bidding on this lot concluded on September 25, 2015 at 09:00 PM EDT.

Bidders: 6 Bids: 12 Winning Bid: $200

Bidder Bid Time Bid Amount (USD)
215 2015 Sep 26 00:27:31 GMT $200
192 2015 Sep 26 00:56:17 GMT $193
215 2015 Sep 26 00:27:31 GMT $182
220 2015 Sep 26 00:51:20 GMT $172
215 2015 Sep 26 00:27:31 GMT $162
148 2015 Sep 25 20:41:05 GMT $152
148 2015 Sep 25 20:41:05 GMT $110
163 2015 Sep 25 19:01:55 GMT $100
163 2015 Sep 25 19:01:55 GMT $85
137 2015 Sep 25 20:12:57 GMT $75
163 2015 Sep 25 19:01:55 GMT $60
137 2015 Sep 22 21:51:21 GMT $50