Lot #8054
Apollo 13 Lunar Surface Procedures Manual

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Estimate: $500+

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Manual entitled, "Final Apollo 13 Lunar Surface Procedures," 195 pages, 8 x 10.5, March 16, 1970. The manual is designed to document the planning for lunar surface EVA operations on Mission H-2, to describe the crew equipment interfaces, and to document the manner in which lunar surface mission requirements are planned. The manual also includes both timeline and detailed timeline procedures data. The intended plan is for a set of two two-man EVA period during the planned 33.5 hour stay time of the LM vehicle on the lunar surface. Each EVA is planned for four hours activity beginning with depressurization of the LM and ending with repressurization. Housed in a modern three-ring binder. In fine condition, with two sets of staple holes to left edge. From the collection of Dan Schaiewitz, who worked as Extravehicular Crew Training Engineer at KSC. View Dan's many Collect Space posts here. Engineer Dan Schaiewitz gives us a fascinating firsthand glimpse into his experiences on the cutting edge of space exploration during the Apollo missions, in this podcast.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: October 12 - October 19