Contains 2 Collections and/or Records:
Professional Career, 1951 - 2013
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection: 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: 1951 - 2013
Edwards Air Force Base and B-1, 1974 - 1981
Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 283, Series 3, Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Within this sub-series are various United States Air Force flight mission plans and reports, B-1 strategic bomber crew checklists, manuals, flight reports, flying qualities and flight control systems evaluation and B-1 related photographs and clippings. Issues of Journal of the Society of Flight Test Engineers and Flight Test NEWS from 1978-1981 are also included. A few unique items; poem about Ross, script for a skit, cardboard Shuttle, diagram for antenna installation CB1 configuration,...
Dates: 1974 - 1981