Name Tag, Shuttle Astronaut (Nelson)

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:

Among the items issued to astronauts are velcro-backed leather name tags that can be attached to flight suits. This name tag is a spare for Shuttle astronaut George D. "Pinky" Nelson, who was a mission specialist on STS 41-C, STS 61-C, and STS-26.

NASA transferred a number of spare astronaut name tags to the Museum over the years, including this one in 2001.