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Space Shuttle STS-108 / ISS UF-1 Mission Pin – Gorie, Kelly, Godwin, Tani, Onufrienko, Walz, Bursch, Culbertson, Dezhurov 2001

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STS-108 / ISS UF-1 Mission Pin – Gorie, Kelly, Godwin, Tani, Onufrienko, Walz, Bursch, Culbertson, Dezhurov

This item was obtained at the estate sale of a former engineer with a long including the development of the module rocket engines.  The pin was manufactured by Boeing.

STS-108 was a Shuttle mission to the International Space (ISS) flown by Space Shuttle . Its primary objective was to deliver supplies to and help maintain the ISS.

STS-108 was the 12th shuttle flight to visit the and the first since the installation of the Russian airlock called Pirs on the station. Endeavour delivered the Expedition 4 crew to the orbital outpost. The Expedition 3 crew returned to Earth on Endeavour.

While at the station, the crew conducted one spacewalk and attached the Raffaello Multi-Purpose Logistics Module to the station so that about 2.7 metric tons (3 tons) of equipment and supplies could be unloaded. The crew later returned Raffaello to Endeavour’s payload bay for the trip home.

STS-108 details courtest of Wikipedia.

Additional information

Weight2 oz
Dimensions4 × 4 × 1 in