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Box 57

 Container

Contains 32 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...
Dates: 1671 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2012

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, 1964 - 1969

 File — Box: 57
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5
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: 1964 - 1969

LM Descent abortability computation is proposed, July 16, 1968

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 6, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 11
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 16, 1968

LM powered descent trajectory constraints, October 8, 1968

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 6, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 12
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 8, 1968

Major Issues to be Resolved for Lunar Mission Planning, August 11, 1967

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 13
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: August 11, 1967

Out-the-window reentry data for the C-prime mission, December 2, 1968

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 8, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 14
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 2, 1968

Peak load factors attained by an initial lift vector down attitude to some specified g level for the F mission, February 12, 1969

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 8, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 15
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 12, 1969

Performance Requirements for CSM Rescue, April 29, 1968

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 8, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 16
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 29, 1968

Powered descent throttle logic correction, July 17, 1968

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 8, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 17
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 17, 1968

A Piloted Flight Simulation Study to Define the Handling Qualities Requirements for a Lunar Landing Vehicle, September 13, 1962

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 18
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: September 13, 1962

Program and mission Definition Apollo Lunar Exploration, May 15, 1969

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 19
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 15, 1969

Reentry corridor reference timeframe, July 8, 1966

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 11, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 20
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 8, 1966

Reentry Corridor Sensitivity to Midcourse Errors, May 10, 1968

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 11, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 21
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 10, 1968

Reentry range targeting philosophy for Apollo Missions F and G, April 21, 1969

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 11, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 22
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 21, 1969

Relative range capability from entry interface (400,000 ft) for various g levels as a function of the inertial flight-path angle, March 3, 1969

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 11, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 23
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 3, 1969

Simulation of the Integrated LEM Mission (Final Report) , June 1963

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 12
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 24
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 1963

Throttle up time is fixed during the powered descent maneuver, July 2, 1968

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 13, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 25
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 2, 1968

"To Neil, From Charlie Duke", May 15, 1969

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 13, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 26
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 15, 1969

ALSEP recommendations based on suited deployment exercises, April 17, 1967

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 1, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 6, Item 1
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 17, 1967

Contributions of MSC Personnel to the Manned Lunar Exploration Symposium, June 15 - 16, 1964

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 1
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 15 - 16, 1964

Design objectives for the one-phase targeting descent trajectory, October 2, 1968

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 2, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 2
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 2, 1968

Differences between Apollo 10 and Apollo 11 Flight Plans, May 2, 1969

 Item — Box: 57, Folder: 2, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 5, Series 1, Sub-Series 5, Sub-Group 4, File 5, Item 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: May 2, 1969