Certificate of Authenticity, Shirt, STS-93, Eileen Collins


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

This Certificate of Authenticity signed by Colonel Eileen M. Collins, STS-93 Commander, attests that her crew shirt was flown on Space Shuttle Columbia on the July 1999 mission to deploy the Chandra X-Ray Observatory. The certificate includes factual data for exact launch and landing times, altitude, speed, duration, and distance, as well as images of the Shuttle launch, Chandra deployment, and mission logo. The Museum received the certificate and shirt in late 1999.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Transferred from NASA, Johnson Space Center.




2-D - Unframed (H x W): 21.6 x 27.9cm (8 1/2 in. x 11 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America



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