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Box 55

 Container

Contains 72 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

Mission Planning, 1961 - 1972

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4
Scope and Contents The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: 1961 - 1972

Apollo Program - Mission Planning, 1966 - 1969

 File — Box: 55
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: 1966 - 1969

MIT/MSC review of LUMINARY Descent Programs, November 9, 1967

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 35
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: November 9, 1967

Missions F and G Translunar Injection, Midcourse Correction and Lunar Orbit Insertion, June 10, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 36
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: June 10, 1969

Mission G Transearth Insertion, Midcourse Correction, and Entry Document, July 11, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 37
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: July 11, 1969

More on LM ascent from the moon, October 14, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 38
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: October 14, 1969

New DPS GDA Descent mission rule is imminent if not now, July 1, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 39
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: July 1, 1969

No change needed in the landing site determination programs - CMC or RTCC, January 17, 1968

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 8
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 40
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: January 17, 1968

No need to perform lunar landmark orbit determination, December 18, 1967

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 9
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 41
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: December 18, 1967

No 15 minute constraint for Lunar Ascent Guidance, July 18, 1968

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 10
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 42
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: July 18, 1968

Nominal LM in-orbit ascent profile for the lunar landing mission (Mission G), January 23, 1968

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 11
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 43
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: January 23, 1968

Out-the-window cues for LM onboard monitoring and manual guidance for ascent, February 8, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 12
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 44
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: February 8, 1969

Pre-entry horizon check on Apollo 11, July 11, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 13
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 45
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: July 11, 1969

Proposed abort techniques for SPS failure during LOI burn of Hybrid Lunar Mission, April 18, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 14
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 46
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: April 18, 1969

Recommended Apollo 11 entry crew charts, July 14, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 15
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 47
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: July 14, 1969

Results of the Eighteenth AS-504 FOP Meeting on , June 16, 1967

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 16
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 48
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: June 16, 1967

Return to earth requirements for Apollo Mission G hybrid trajectories, May 5, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 17
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 49
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: May 5, 1969

Revised LM-active phase of Mission F, July 22, 1968

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 5, Item: 18
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 50
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: July 22, 1968

Separation and recontact analysis for Apollo 11 nominal lunar liftoff (LM staging), July 15, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 6, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 51
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: July 15, 1969

Some alternate ways of figuring out where the LM is on the moon will be available, June 7, 1968

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 6, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 52
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: June 7, 1968

Some new ideas on how to use the AGS during Descent, July 3, 1969

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 6, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 53
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: July 3, 1969

Some things about the LM computer ascent program and how it should be changed, March 1, 1968

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 6, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 54
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: March 1, 1968

Some thoughts about Lunar Ascent procedures, January 15, 1968

 Item — Box: 55, Folder: 6, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 3, Item 55
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Group: The Mission Planning files contain those materials essential to the planning and execution of the Apollo program mission, especially the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. The bulk of the sub-group is retained in Armstrong's original order. However, a significant amount of mission planning material was found throughout the Armstrong papers.
Dates: January 15, 1968