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Lot #136: Charlie Duke Signed 20'' x 16'' Photo of the Famous Apollo 11 ''Footprint'' -- Duke Served as Apollo 11 CAPCOM and Describes the Moment When the Eagle Touched Down on the Moon

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Charlie Duke signed photo of Buzz Aldrin's footprint impression on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission. Duke served as Apollo 11 CAPCOM and describes the elation at NASA when it was confirmed that the Lunar Module Eagle landed on the lunar surface: '''Houston, Tranquility Base here, the Eagle has landed.' Neil Armstrong radioed to me. / I excitedly responded. 'Roger Twang - Tranquility. We copy you on the ground. You got a bunch of guys about to turn blue. We're breathing again. Thanks a lot!' / Charlie Duke / Apollo 11 CAPCOM / Apollo 16 Moonwalker''. Glossy photo penned in black felt-tip measures 20'' x 16''. Near fine condition.
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