This poster commemorates the XIX Planetary Congress of the Association of SpacevExplorers (ASE). The Congress took place October 10 – 14, 2005 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Bearing the authentic signatures of the participating astronauts from 10 nations, it is part of a series of limited edition posters that have been produced and signed at each ASE Congress since the Association was founded in 1985; 162 of these posters were signed at the XIX Congress.
The poster has two headings, the main heading in English at the top, with the Russian displayed at the bottom. Around the periphery are printed translations of “Association of Space Explorers” in the native languages of the ASE founders, from upper left with English at the top, they include Vietnamese, Hindi, Bulgarian, Italian, Afghani, German, Polish, Japanese, Romanian, Dutch, Czech, Hungarian, Mongolian, Spanish, Arabic and French. The central artwork was designed by Utah student Mark Sullivan. The background is taken from NASA archive photo # 83 HC 213 which has been used for each set of posters in the series.
# in series: 162
Signature key included