UPDATE - 9/6/2020: Pre-order batch 1 sold out. Batch 2 now taking pre-orders.
Pre-order now for batch 2, shipping expected by early October or sooner.
Newly updated and retooled to a higher tolerance, with improved lens coatings, 24 karat gold plating, and a nicer, serviceable nose pad design.
Also includes a microfiber blueprint cleaning cloth and beautiful faux leather carrying case.
Offered here are the sunglasses worn on Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo missions, complete with authentically reproduced markings!
These sunglasses are official American Optical "Original Pilot" sunglasses as worn on every early NASA mission, and on the Moon, in their original Apollo configuration:
- 52mm Gold plated frames
- Bayonet Temples
- Green SkyMaster Glass Lenses*
- Replica Apollo-era NASA part and serial numbers stamped on the right temple.
*SkyMaster Glass lenses offer superior clarity and scratch resistance. Chromatically tuned green tint provides true color perception for natural vision.
100% UVA/UVB protection
Anti-reflective backside coating
Oleophobic smudge-resistant coating
Impact-resistant (ANSI Z80.3)
Scratch-resistant material and hardcoat
Distortion-free for optical clarity
These are THE SAME original sunglasses issued to NASA Astronauts USAF pilots, Naval Aviators, and more, from 1958 onward. Still made today by American Optical in the USA.
These frames are able to take your regular glasses prescription, just bring them to your local optometrist!
Luna Replicas is proud to offer these sun glasses as an American Optical Authorized Dealer Partner.
MADE IN THE USA.