Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:
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;...
Dates: 1964 - 1996
Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSA 6, Series 2, Sub-Series 9
Scope and Contents Major General Bridges retired from the United States Air Force on July 1, 1996. This sub-series consists of records that were grouped together by Bridges as a representation of his entire Air Force career, such as flight records, flight orders, flying time records, "Flight Evaluation Folder," which contains Bridges' "stan/eval" records, circa 1969 - 1993. It also contains military orders, personnel records, temporary duty orders, flight training, and "Original Solo Pilot Log Books for Benita...
Dates: 1965 - 1996
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...
Dates: 1950 - 2013