Cdr. William B. Ecker Flight Suit

Cdr. William B. Ecker Flight Suit
This flight suit was worn by Cdr. William Ecker on October 23, 1962 on the first low level reconnaissance mission during the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis.  The suit was donated to the Museum on the 50th anniversary of Ecker's flight.
  • 2012-01861

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  • Photographer: Mark Avino
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