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Box 40

 Container

Contains 46 Collections and/or Records:

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...
Dates: 1948 - 2009

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...
Dates: 1961 - 1977

Systems, 1961 - 1970

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2
Scope and Contents 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....
Dates: 1961 - 1970

Apollo Program - Systems, 1961 - 1969

 File — Box: 40
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 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....
Dates: 1961 - 1969

Outline of Technical Approach to: System Analysis of a Piloted Control System for a Large Flexible Booster Using a Human Transfer Function Pilot Model, May 8, 1964

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 23
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....
Dates: May 8, 1964

E. Pilot Participation in Saturn V Guidance and Control, Astronautics Research and Development Report No. 2, circa 1964

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 24
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....
Dates: circa 1964

A Manual Booster Guidance Feasibility Study for the Saturn V Vehicle, undated

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 25
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....
Dates: undated

Phase I Manual Guidance Study, undated

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 26
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....
Dates: undated

Manual Guidance Study, undated

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 8
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 27
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....
Dates: undated

Study on Manual Control of the Saturn V Booster, April 1964

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 9
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 28
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....
Dates: April 1964

Evaluation of Pilot's Ability to Stabilize a Flexible Launch Vehicle During First-Stage Boost, undated

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 10
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 29
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....
Dates: undated

Statement of Work: Man/Machine Design Criteria for Reusable Launch Vehicles, March 5, 1964

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 11
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 30
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....
Dates: March 5, 1964

Utilization of the Pilot in the launch and Injection of a Multistage orbital vehicle, Neil A. Armstrong, co-author, January 1960

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 12
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 31
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....
Dates: January 1960

Study on Manual Control of the Saturn V Booster, April 1964

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 13
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 32
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....
Dates: April 1964

Report on Saturn V manual control simulations, August 8, 1966

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 14
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 33
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....
Dates: August 8, 1966

Comments on and proposal for an experiment for studying pilot control of Saturn I-B launch vehicle, December 8, 1965

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 6, Item: 15
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 34
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....
Dates: December 8, 1965

Saturn V Flight Manual SA 506, June 12, 1969

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 7, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 35
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....
Dates: June 12, 1969

F-1 Engine Major Components, October 15, 1968

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 7, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 36
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....
Dates: October 15, 1968

Major Events of Terminal Count Sequence, undated

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 8, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 37
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....
Dates: undated

AS-506 Trajectory Event Sequence, undated

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 8, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 38
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....
Dates: undated

Boost Phase Control Switchover Implementation, undated

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 8, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 39
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....
Dates: undated

Saturn V and Saturn IB cutoffs, March 25, 1968

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 8, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 40
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....
Dates: March 25, 1968

"Saturn Backup Control Simulation at Boeing, Huntsville, April 11", April 10, 1969

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 8, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, Item 41
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....
Dates: April 10, 1969

Launch Mission Rules, Apollo 11 (SA-506/CSM-107/LM-5), June 11, 1969

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, 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....
Dates: June 11, 1969

Spacecraft Backup Guidance System Definition, April 1, 1969

 Item — Box: 40, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 2, File 13, 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....
Dates: April 1, 1969