Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Box 12

 Container

Contains 14 Collections and/or Records:

Pamphlet, The Key Partner, Air Force Family Matters, (AFP 30-34), Department of the Air Force, Headquarters United States Air Force, Washington, DC, June 14, 1985

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: After serving with NASA, Bridges became Commander of the 6510th Test Wing at Edwards AFB, California, where he served from May 1986 to March 1989. This sub-series is comprised of brochures, correspondence, guides, and pamphlets. Also contained in this sub-series are working files while Bridges was Commander; "STAN/EVAL Inspections," - information on the inspections in 1987 and 1988 while Bridges was the Wing Commander, "6510 TW Reorg," - briefing and a memo on the reorganization and renaming of...

Space Shuttle Landing Guide (blue cover with Space Shuttle patch), Edwards AFB CA, used by Bridges as 6510th Test Wing Commander, Edwards AFB CA, to support Shuttle landings, 1986 - 1989

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: After serving with NASA, Bridges became Commander of the 6510th Test Wing at Edwards AFB, California, where he served from May 1986 to March 1989. This sub-series is comprised of brochures, correspondence, guides, and pamphlets. Also contained in this sub-series are working files while Bridges was Commander; "STAN/EVAL Inspections," - information on the inspections in 1987 and 1988 while Bridges was the Wing Commander, "6510 TW Reorg," - briefing and a memo on the reorganization and renaming of...

Military: BIO’s and Official Photos, contains a bio when Bridges was the Commander of the 6510th Test Wing at Edwards AFB CA, and several official photos, circa 1980s

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: After serving with NASA, Bridges became Commander of the 6510th Test Wing at Edwards AFB, California, where he served from May 1986 to March 1989. This sub-series is comprised of brochures, correspondence, guides, and pamphlets. Also contained in this sub-series are working files while Bridges was Commander; "STAN/EVAL Inspections," - information on the inspections in 1987 and 1988 while Bridges was the Wing Commander, "6510 TW Reorg," - briefing and a memo on the reorganization and renaming of...

Brochure, Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, California, 1987

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: After serving with NASA, Bridges became Commander of the 6510th Test Wing at Edwards AFB, California, where he served from May 1986 to March 1989. This sub-series is comprised of brochures, correspondence, guides, and pamphlets. Also contained in this sub-series are working files while Bridges was Commander; "STAN/EVAL Inspections," - information on the inspections in 1987 and 1988 while Bridges was the Wing Commander, "6510 TW Reorg," - briefing and a memo on the reorganization and renaming of...

Safety - T-38A, 87-05-22, 22 May 87 accident: Mid-air collision of a T-38 with a light aircraft, which killed 4 people, May 1987

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 5
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: After serving with NASA, Bridges became Commander of the 6510th Test Wing at Edwards AFB, California, where he served from May 1986 to March 1989. This sub-series is comprised of brochures, correspondence, guides, and pamphlets. Also contained in this sub-series are working files while Bridges was Commander; "STAN/EVAL Inspections," - information on the inspections in 1987 and 1988 while Bridges was the Wing Commander, "6510 TW Reorg," - briefing and a memo on the reorganization and renaming of...

STAN/EVAL Inspections, Information on the inspections in 1987 and 1988 while Bridges was the Wing Commander, 1987 - 1988

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 6
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: After serving with NASA, Bridges became Commander of the 6510th Test Wing at Edwards AFB, California, where he served from May 1986 to March 1989. This sub-series is comprised of brochures, correspondence, guides, and pamphlets. Also contained in this sub-series are working files while Bridges was Commander; "STAN/EVAL Inspections," - information on the inspections in 1987 and 1988 while Bridges was the Wing Commander, "6510 TW Reorg," - briefing and a memo on the reorganization and renaming of...

FAR '87 Field Assessment Review, 1988

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 7
Scope and Contents Note: per Bridges, "which I prepared and briefed to the AFMC Commander (CC) and Vice Commander (CV), General Randolph and Lieutenant General Armstrong, on August 4, 1988 while assigned as the 6510th Test Wing Commander. Basically Wing Commanders had one audience per year with the 4-star Commander so this was a major briefing to showcase the command."

FAR '87 Field Assessment Review, is the same as the above presented a year earlier, 1988

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 8
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 8
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: After serving with NASA, Bridges became Commander of the 6510th Test Wing at Edwards AFB, California, where he served from May 1986 to March 1989. This sub-series is comprised of brochures, correspondence, guides, and pamphlets. Also contained in this sub-series are working files while Bridges was Commander; "STAN/EVAL Inspections," - information on the inspections in 1987 and 1988 while Bridges was the Wing Commander, "6510 TW Reorg," - briefing and a memo on the reorganization and renaming of...

Air War College Paper, ‘Challenger Mishap' , July 1987

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 9
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 9
Scope and Contents Contains the paper that Bridges authored and submitted as part of the curriculum requirements for the National Defense University correspondence course as well as a letter of recognition from Lt. General Hosmer, President of the National Defense University (folder one of two).

AWC Paper - Challenger Mishap Research Notes , 1987

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 10
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 10
Scope and Contents Contains research notes for the paper described above, (folder two of two).

Class A Accident, F-16 #301 , December 1987

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 11
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4, File 11
Scope and Contents Includes notes and information regarding this hard landing accident while Bridges was the Test Wing Commander at Edwards AFB CA.

Air Force Career, 1964 - 1996

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2
Scope and Contents Major General Bridges' Air Force Career spanned thirty-one years. The nine sub-series follow his career path; F-100 pilot, 416th Tactical Fighter Squadron and Commando Sabre Operation (Misty), Phu Cat Air Base, Republic of Vietnam; Test Pilot, Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, California; Astronaut Application Process and Selection; Commander, 6510th Test Wing, Edwards Air Force Base, California; Commander, Eastern Space and Missile Center, Patrick Air Force Base, Florida;...

Commander, 6510th Test Wing, Edwards Air Force Base, California, 1980 - 1993

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents After serving with NASA, Bridges became Commander of the 6510th Test Wing at Edwards AFB, California, where he served from May 1986 to March 1989. This sub-series is comprised of brochures, correspondence, guides, and pamphlets. Also contained in this sub-series are working files while Bridges was Commander; "STAN/EVAL Inspections," - information on the inspections in 1987 and 1988 while Bridges was the Wing Commander, "6510 TW Reorg," - briefing and a memo on the reorganization and renaming of...

Roy D. Bridges Jr. papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 6
Scope and Contents The Roy D. Bridges Jr. papers document the extensive Air Force and NASA career of Roy D. Bridges Jr.The papers include but are not limited to, artifacts, audio visual material, awards, books, briefs and records, certificates, clippings, clothing, correspondence, diaries, documents, flight logs, flight checklists and data files, along with Bridges' pilot kneeboard notes, medals, mementos, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, textbooks, research papers, and working paper...