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dragon001
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From: Allentown, PA, USA
Registered: Apr 2012

posted 12-30-2012 09:12 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for dragon001     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Can any one confirm this is an original as worn by STS-1 crew? My biggest concern is the USA on the wing.

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george9785
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From: Burnaby, BC, Canada
Registered: Nov 2010

posted 12-31-2012 12:09 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for george9785   Click Here to Email george9785     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Yes, it's an original/authentic crew patch. The embroidery is just imperfect for the "USA" lettering. I have one where the "USA" is missing altogether.

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