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Box 39

 Container

Contains 27 Collections and/or Records:

Neil A. Armstrong papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5
Scope and Contents The Neil A. Armstrong papers document the military, aeronautics, astronautics, teaching and corporate business career of Neil A. Armstrong. The papers also feature items from Armstrong's youth and education. The collection includes but is not limited to documents, coursework, working papers, subject files, correspondence, writings, speeches, recordings, photographs and newspaper clippings. The papers are divided into eighteen series, and further information on the scope and content of the...

Internal Note MSC-CF-R-68-20: The Effects of LM Rotational Hand Controller Scalings During Simulated Lunar Landing, December 20, 1968

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 1, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Internal Note No. 67-FM-117: Proposed LM Powered-Descent Trajectory for the Apollo Lunar Landing Mission, August 15, 1967

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 1, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Internal Note No. 69-FM-20: Preliminary Lunar Descent Dispersion Analysis, January 30, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 1, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

An Improved LM Descent Trajectory for the G Mission - Case 310, May 23, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 2, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Effects of exceeding LM RCS impingement limits, May 26, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 2, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Preliminary integrated ground/onboard monitoring procedures for the powered descent maneuver, April 23, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 2, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

RLS Determination, April 4, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 2, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

RTCC display of command thrust versus horizontal velocity for lunar powered descent, May 6, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 2, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Landing radar altitude reasonability test limits, April 7, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 3, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

LM descent phase of the G Mission Operational Trajectory, March 6, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 3, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 10
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Preliminary Data from LMS/LUMINARY 1A Tests - Abort Cases, June 4, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 3, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 11
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Preliminary Data from LMS/LUMINARY 1A Powered Descent and landing Tests, June 4, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 3, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 12
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Preliminary Data from LMS/LUMINARY 1A Test No. 6 - Manual Interventions with P64-P64 Transition, May 26, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 3, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 13
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Preliminary Data from LMS/LUMINARY 1A Test No. 7 - Manual Interventions with P64-P64 Transition, May 29, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 3, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 14
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Some 'improvements' in Descent preparation procedures, May 20, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 3, Item: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 15
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Use of landing radar self-test option during lunar powered descent, March 14, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 3, Item: 8
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 16
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Internal Note MSC-CF-P-69-16: LM Descent/Ascent Summary Document, Mission G & Subsequent, Final, June 3, 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 4, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 17
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Lunar Descent and Ascent Trajectories, January 23, 1970

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 4, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 18
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

LEM Descent Engine Capability Improvement, A Proposal, November 11, 1966

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 4, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 19
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Lunar Landing Site Selection Briefing, Compilation of Presentation Material, March 8, 1967

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 4, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 20
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Scaled Lunar Module Jet Erosion Experiments, April 1969

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 4, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 21
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

Flow chart depicting operational procedures for landing, undated

 Item — Box: 39, Folder: 4, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 12, Item 22
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Systems files within the Apollo working files contain a series of technical documents that detail the design, operational procedures, and functional capabilities of all spacecraft and equipment utilized in the Apollo program. These include the Saturn V rocket, the Block II Command and Service Modules (CSM), and the Lunar Module (LM). Included here are blueprints, diagrams, handbooks, and manuals, as well as a collection of memos and working documents arranged by Neil Armstrong himself....

NASA Career, 1948 - 2009

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1
Scope and Contents Housed in this series are the documents and other materials generated during Neil Armstrong's NASA career, from his days as an experimental test pilot through his assignment as the Deputy Administrator of Aeronautics. Early materials of note are documents related to the X-15 program and Armstrong’s engineering work as part of the Dyna-Soar team before his transfer into the astronaut program. A central piece of this series is the inclusion of Armstrong's application to the NASA astronaut...

Apollo Program, 1961 - 1977

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents The Apollo sub-series contains a high volume of diverse materials. It houses both personal papers consisting of congratulatory correspondences from friends, family, and NASA colleagues together with newspaper clippings collected by Neil Armstrong in the years following the success of the lunar landing mission as well as the working files used by Armstrong in the years of planning and during the Apollo 11 mission.The guiding principle in the organization of the working files is to...