SpaceX & ISS Flown 6" x 4" Country Flags
Select from a list of country flags launched into space aboard the SpaceX CRS-23 Falcon 9/Dragon on 29th August 2021 as part of The Space Collective's 4th International Space Station flown payload.
DATE OF LAUNCH: 29th August 2021 at 07:14:49 UTC
ISS DOCKING DATE: 30th August 2021 at 14:30 UTC
PAYLOAD DEPLOYMENT DATE: September 2021
APPROX. RETURN TO EARTH DATE: March 2022
APPROX. SHIPMENT DATE: April/May 2022
Please Note: Flight schedule is subject to change at NASA's discretion.
Select from a list of 6" x 4" (15.25cm x 10.15cm) country flags that was launched into space aboard SpaceX CRS-23 Falcon 9/Dragon on 29th August 2021 at 07:14:49 UTC as part of our own exclusive payload! The capsule docked with the International Space Station a day later on 30th August at 14:30 UTC. When preparations are complete, the astronauts will maneuver the payload into the airlock. Using the ISS robotic Canadarm, the astronauts will attach the payload to the exterior of the space station, where it will remain for 6 months, exposed to the environment of deep space!
Your flown-in-space flag will come with an elegantly designed document of authenticity, making it a complete collectible and ready to frame!
- 6" x 4" (15.25cm x 10.15cm) country flag
- Includes flight documentation & photographs
- Includes a document of authenticity
- Comes sealed in a clear protective 8" x 10" toploader
This flown-in-space flag is from our private collection and is part of the 4th payload that we arranged to be carried to and from the International Space Station. The payload launched up to the International Space Station on 29th August 2021 at 07:14:49 UTC and docked a day later on 30th August at 14:30 UTC. When in orbit, the payload that contains this flag is attached to the exterior of the ISS, where it will orbit for 6 months, orbiting Earth 6000 times and travelling 175 million miles before returning to Earth via a SpaceX Dragon Capsule in March 2022.
Lifetime Guarantee of Authenticity:
All of our artifacts are thoroughly and extensively researched before being listed for sale, so much so that we're proud to offer a lifetime guarantee of authenticity for this and other artifacts listed throughout our website. We also hold a record of every piece we sell, which can be identified and searched in our online database using the serial number listed on your document of authenticity.
Please Note: These flown-in-space flags are non-refundable.
FLIGHT UPDATE LOG
30th August 2021: SpaceX CRS-23 docked with the ISS on 30th August at 14:30 UTC
NASA has confirmed that the SpaceX CRS-23 Dragon Capsule has docked with the International Space Station on 30th August at 14:30 UTC. We are currently awaiting a date and time that our payload will be deployed outside the ISS, at which time, the 6-month mission countdown begins!
29th August 2021: Payload launched successfully aboard SpaceX CRS-23 at 07:14:49 UTC
We can proudly announce that our payload launched successfully aboard SpaceX CRS-23 from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center this morning at 07:14:49 UTC. Docking is scheduled for 30 August 2021, 15:00 UTC using the Harmony (Node 2) docking port.