APOLLO 11 FLOWN CM HAND CONTROLLER DUST BOOT COVER
This is a flown Apollo 11 Command Module Rotation Hand Controller Dust Boot removed from the base of Rotation Controller #2,
located between the middle and left seats.As such this was at the base of Neil Armstrong's hand controller and was used for, amongst other things, docking the Command Module to the Lunar Module.
The gray rubber dust boot has five accordion-like segments, and is displayed on a plaque with a replica of the
'joystick-type' hand controller grip. The wooden plaque features an engraved plate, reading: "Apollo 11 Rotation Control
Handle 'Dust Boot' Flown to the Moon on CM-107 Columbia, From RC #2, Used for LM Docking.
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