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1972, NASA astronaut Thomas Stafford returned from a trip to Russia as Commander of the ASTP mission to discuss the Soviet-US Apollo Soyuz Test Project mission. Stafford holds a model of the Soyuz and Apollo spacecraft in their docked configuration. Note that astronaut Stafford wore a Gold Apollo Tribute Speedmaster 145.022 with burgundy colored bezel. Stafford was awarded this Gold Omega Speedmaster chronograph #13 for his Gemini VI & IX and Apollo 10 achievements.
(Photo: NASA)