Introducing the ‘W3RD - NASA - APOLLO XVII’; as the first ever manned rocket launch at night, in December 1979 NASA’s Apollo 17 had to overcome all the challenges and inhibitions of a nocturnal mission. This was all or nothing. At 12:53am the Apollo 17 lifted off into space, making it the last manned flight landing on the moon recording the last ever moonwalk by mankind to this date...
- On the side of the sneaker, in silver, ‘Apollo XVII’ is engraved, referring to the only nightly launch of a manned space craft in the history of the world.
- Comes in a Mercer Amsterdam logo black box, with a printed dust bag.
- Handmade in Europe.