COLONEL FRANK BORMAN - AUTOGRAPHED INSCRIBED PHOTOGRAPH - HFSID 262742
Sale Price $247.50
Color official NASA photograph of Frank Borman with his Apollo 8 crew.
Photograph inscribed and signed: "To Leah/Best Wishes/Frank Borman". Color, 8x10. Depicts Borman (right) and his Apollo 8 crew: James Lovell (left) and William Anders (center).Borman was the commander, Lovell was the command module pilot and Anders was the lunar module pilot of Apollo 8, which took place from December 21-27, 1968. Frank Borman (born in 1928), selected as an astronaut in 1962, was part of the two-man crew of the Gemini 7 in December 1965. On December 15, he and Jim Lovell participated in the first space rendezvous mission, coming within a foot of Gemini 6, manned by Tom Stafford and Wally Schirra. Borman led the first team of American astronauts to circle the Moon as Commander of the 1968 Apollo 8 mission. After retiring from NASA, Borman joined Eastern Airlines in 1969 as a special advisor. In 1975, he was elected President and Chief Operating Officer of Eastern, becoming Chief Executive Officer in 1975 and Chairman of the Board in December 1976. Borman retired from Eastern in 1986, five years before the airline ceased to exist. Fine condition.
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