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Auction Your Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator for $35,000 – $65,000

FREE APPRAISAL.  Email Nate@NateDSanders.com, call (310) 440-2982 or go to the Nate D. Sanders Auction House website at http://www.NateDSanders.com to find out the value of your Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator that could worth up to $35,000 – $65,000 or more.  Plus, when you sell your Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator with our Nate D. Sanders Auction House, you will receive a 0% seller’s commission, the best auction rate in the auction business.

Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator

First, let us define a few things for you.  From Wikipedia:

The Command/Service Module (CSM) was one of two spacecraft, along with the Lunar Module, used for the United States Apollo program which landed astronauts on the Moon.  The CSM consisted of two segments: the Command Module, a cabin that housed a crew of three and equipment needed for re-entry and splashdown; and a Service Module that provided propulsion, electrical power and storage for various consumables required during a mission. The Service Module was cast off and allowed to burn up in the atmosphere before the Command Module re-entered and brought the crew home.  (There are) two versions of the CSM: Block I was to be used for unmanned missions and a single manned Earth orbit flight (Apollo 1), while the more advanced Block II was designed for use with the Lunar Module.  An attitude indicator (AI), also known as gyro horizon or artificial horizon or attitude director indicator (ADI, when it has a Flight Director), is an instrument used in an aircraft to inform the pilot of the orientation of the aircraft relative to Earth’s horizon.

The Flight Director Attitude Indicator (FDAI) or “8 Ball” was used to define the relative position of the spacecraft in three-dimensional space.

A few Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator lots have come up for auction lately and here are the results:

In 2011, a Flight Director Apollo Block I (Used for Training) Command Module Attitude Indicator sold for almost $15,000.

In 2012, a Flight Director Apollo Block II Command Module Attitude Indicator sold for over $65,000.

In 2013, a Flight Director Apollo Block II Lunar Module Attitude Indicator sold for over $65,000.

In 2014, a Flight Director Apollo Block II Command Module Attitude Indicator sold for over $35,000.

In 2014, a Flight Director Apollo Block II Lunar Module Attitude Indicator sold for over $40,000.

In 2015, a Flight Director Apollo Block I (Used for Simulators) Command Module Attitude Indicator sold for over $20,000.

We, at Nate D. Sanders Auction House in Los Angeles can obtain up to $35,000 – $65,000 or more for your Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator and offer you 0% commission.  Please email Nate@NateDSanders.com.

Nate D. Sanders Auctions Has Sold Expensive Apollo Items Before:

Lot #151:

The Apollo 15 Hand Controller From Al Worden

https://natedsanders.com/LotDetail.aspx?inventoryid=14611

As Al Worden, the Apollo 15 Command Module Pilot, puts it in the signed COA included with this hand controller, which is mounted on wood: “…this control stick cover, NASA serial number MSC 991-0001.12, was the hand controller I used during the flight of Apollo 15. The function of the hand controller was to adjust the attitude of the spacecraft during flight. For instance it was critical to the maneuver designed to withdraw the Lunar Module from the S-IVB stage of the launch vehicle once leaving earth orbit. This maneuver involved 180 degree rotation of the Command and Service Module to align with the Lunar Module in storage. It was also essential for the alignment of the spacecraft in the proper direction for any thrusting maneuver. This controller was essential to the success of Apollo 15 and has been in my possession since the flight.” In near fine condition.  Sold for $72,556.
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The Apollo 15 Hand Controller From Al Worden Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator
The Apollo 15 Hand Controller From Al Worden / Click above for larger image.
FREE APPRAISAL.  Email Nate@NateDSanders.com, call (310) 440-2982 or go to the Nate D. Sanders Auction House website at http://www.NateDSanders.com to find out the value of your Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator that could worth up to $35,000 – $65,000 or more.  Plus, when you sell your Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator with our Nate D. Sanders Auction House, you will receive a 0% seller’s commission, the best auction rate in the auction business.
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Lot #222:

Exceptionally Scarce Apollo 11 Flag Flown to the Moon — Signed by Armstrong, Aldrin & Collins

https://natedsanders.com/LotDetail.aspx?inventoryid=24705

United States flag flown to the moon on Apollo 11 during the historic 1969 mission. Flag is mounted to an official NASA certificate reading: ”This flag traveled to the Moon with Apollo 11, the first manned lunar landing, July 20, 1969.” Certificate is signed ”Neil Armstrong”, ”Michael Collins” and ”Buzz Aldrin” in felt tip and has the Apollo 11 crew emblem near the center. Printed along the bottom edge are the first words by Neil Armstrong after stepping upon the moon: ”One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind”. The silk United States flag measures 6” x 4”, mounted to the NASA certificate, which measures 10” x 12”. Some show through of adhesive to flag corners and light toning to certificate, else near fine.  Sold for $63,195.
Exceptionally Scarce Apollo 11 Flag Flown to the Moon -- Signed by Armstrong, Aldrin & Collins Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator
Exceptionally Scarce Apollo 11 Flag Flown to the Moon — Signed by Armstrong, Aldrin & Collins / Click above for larger image.

FREE APPRAISAL.  Email Nate@NateDSanders.com, call (310) 440-2982 or go to the Nate D. Sanders Auction House website at http://www.NateDSanders.com to find out the value of your Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator that could worth up to $35,000 – $65,000 or more.  Plus, when you sell your Apollo Block II Attitude Indicator with our Nate D. Sanders Auction House, you will receive a 0% seller’s commission, the best auction rate in the auction business.

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