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Box 20

 Container

Contains 31 Collections and/or Records:

Jerry L. Ross papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 283
Scope and Contents The Jerry L. Ross papers document Ross' student life at Purdue, his test flight engineer work, and NASA career as an engineer and astronaut. The collection includes Purdue coursework and memorabilia; papers from Ross' work at Edwards Air Force Base, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, and Test Pilot School; NASA Space Shuttle training, mission documents and mission related scrapbooks, memorabilia, and flight crew films and interviews, along with documents and maps from Ross' work on Space Shuttle...
Dates: 1940 - 2013; Majority of material found within 1970 - 2000

Test Pilot School , 1951 - 1978

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 3, Sub-Series 1, Sub-Group 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series covers the time Ross was in test pilot school, and includes his flight test engineer training course application, Air Force active duty documents and test pilot course material. Also included are student flight records and checklists for T-33, F-4, O-2A and RF-4C and a flight test engineering handbook, Ramjet propulsion documents and research, overhead sled testing/MACH transparencies, "Design MACH 23" and speech notes, and Society of Experimental Test Pilot Reports to the...
Dates: 1951 - 1978

Folder with "LA - Killebrew" and notations on cover, Dynamics information, slides and speech inside, circa 1976

 File — Box: 20, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 3, Sub-Series 1, Sub-Group 3, File 30
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series covers the time Ross was in test pilot school, and includes his flight test engineer training course application, Air Force active duty documents and test pilot course material. Also included are student flight records and checklists for T-33, F-4, O-2A and RF-4C and a flight test engineering handbook, Ramjet propulsion documents and research, overhead sled testing/MACH transparencies, "Design MACH 23" and speech notes, and Society of Experimental Test Pilot Reports to the...
Dates: circa 1976

Folder labeled, "ME 500", circa 1975

 File — Box: 20, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 3, Sub-Series 1, Sub-Group 3, File 31
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series covers the time Ross was in test pilot school, and includes his flight test engineer training course application, Air Force active duty documents and test pilot course material. Also included are student flight records and checklists for T-33, F-4, O-2A and RF-4C and a flight test engineering handbook, Ramjet propulsion documents and research, overhead sled testing/MACH transparencies, "Design MACH 23" and speech notes, and Society of Experimental Test Pilot Reports to the...
Dates: circa 1975

National Advisory Committee For Aeronautics, Report 1135, Equations, Tables, And Charts For Compressible Flow, by Ames Research Staff (“Ross” printed on cover), 1953

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 5, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 3, Sub-Series 1, Sub-Group 3, File 31, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series covers the time Ross was in test pilot school, and includes his flight test engineer training course application, Air Force active duty documents and test pilot course material. Also included are student flight records and checklists for T-33, F-4, O-2A and RF-4C and a flight test engineering handbook, Ramjet propulsion documents and research, overhead sled testing/MACH transparencies, "Design MACH 23" and speech notes, and Society of Experimental Test Pilot Reports to the...
Dates: 1953

Individual Flight Report, Stabilized Level Turn Performance, (RF-4C/64-1007) Jerry L. Ross, Capt. United States Air Force, Project Engineer, Class 75-B, November 12, 1975

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 5, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 3, Sub-Series 1, Sub-Group 3, File 31, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series covers the time Ross was in test pilot school, and includes his flight test engineer training course application, Air Force active duty documents and test pilot course material. Also included are student flight records and checklists for T-33, F-4, O-2A and RF-4C and a flight test engineering handbook, Ramjet propulsion documents and research, overhead sled testing/MACH transparencies, "Design MACH 23" and speech notes, and Society of Experimental Test Pilot Reports to the...
Dates: November 12, 1975

Level Acceleration and Sawtooth Climb Standard Parameters, circa 1975

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 5, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 3, Sub-Series 1, Sub-Group 3, File 31, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series covers the time Ross was in test pilot school, and includes his flight test engineer training course application, Air Force active duty documents and test pilot course material. Also included are student flight records and checklists for T-33, F-4, O-2A and RF-4C and a flight test engineering handbook, Ramjet propulsion documents and research, overhead sled testing/MACH transparencies, "Design MACH 23" and speech notes, and Society of Experimental Test Pilot Reports to the...
Dates: circa 1975

Performance Program, circa 1975

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 5, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 3, Sub-Series 1, Sub-Group 3, File 31, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series covers the time Ross was in test pilot school, and includes his flight test engineer training course application, Air Force active duty documents and test pilot course material. Also included are student flight records and checklists for T-33, F-4, O-2A and RF-4C and a flight test engineering handbook, Ramjet propulsion documents and research, overhead sled testing/MACH transparencies, "Design MACH 23" and speech notes, and Society of Experimental Test Pilot Reports to the...
Dates: circa 1975

Steady State Performance With Parameters, circa 1975

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 5, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 3, Sub-Series 1, Sub-Group 3, File 31, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series covers the time Ross was in test pilot school, and includes his flight test engineer training course application, Air Force active duty documents and test pilot course material. Also included are student flight records and checklists for T-33, F-4, O-2A and RF-4C and a flight test engineering handbook, Ramjet propulsion documents and research, overhead sled testing/MACH transparencies, "Design MACH 23" and speech notes, and Society of Experimental Test Pilot Reports to the...
Dates: circa 1975

Folder labeled, "ME 500" , circa 1975

 File — Box: 20, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 12

Various Test Flight materials and student flight records, circa 1975

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 6, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 12, Item 2

Folder labeled, "ME 500", circa 1975

 File — Box: 20, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 13

T-33A Limited Stability And Control Test Plan, December 1974

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 7, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 13, Item 1

Thermodynamics Review, United States Air Force Test Pilot School, circa 1974

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 7, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 13, Item 2

Statics - Dynamics Review, United States Air Force Test Pilot School, January 1969

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 7, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 13, Item 3

Folder labeled, "ME 500", circa 1975

 File — Box: 20, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 14

United States Air Force Test Pilot School, Calculus Review Course, 1975

 File — Box: 20, Folder: 8, Item: 1
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 15

"USAFTPS" Flying Instructor background sheet, August 11, 1975

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 8, Item: 2
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 14, Item 2

T-38 Limited Stability and Control Test Plan, January 1975

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 8, Item: 3
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 14, Item 3

Individual Flight Report, Longitudinal Static Stability, T-38A/68-8154, January 14, 1976

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 8, Item: 4
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 14, Item 4

Individual Flight Report, Lateral - Directional Stability, T-38A/68-8153, January 30 and February 2, 1976

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 8, Item: 5
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 14, Item 5

Individual Flight Report, Dynamic Stability, T-38A/68-8153, February 27, 1976

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: 8, Item: 6
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 2, Sub-Series 3, File 14, Item 6