Lot #2249
Apollo 7 Flight Plan Signed by Cunningham and Schirra

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Estimate: $1000+

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Description

Official staple-bound NASA manual entitled "Final, Flight Plan, Apollo 7, AS205/CSM 101," as prepared by the Flight Planning Branch, Flight Crew Support Division at the Manned Spacecraft Center in Houston Texas, dated September 16, 1968, approximately 200 pages, 8 x 10.5, signed on the front cover in black ballpoint, "Walt Cunningham, Apollo 7," and in black felt tip, "Wally Schirra, Apollo 7." The manual consists of the following sections: General, Detailed Timeline, Consumable Analysis, and Mission Activities Detailed Test Objectives. The opening of the "Flight Plan Notes" section reads: "The AS205/CSm 101 mission ascent-to-orbit will include the S-IB boost phase and the S-IVB orbit insertion burn. The spacecraft will remain attached to the S-IVB in a 120 x 150 nautical mile orbit for two revolutions." A few of the pages bear annotations in black ballpoint. Housed in a three-ring binder. In fine condition, with expected signs of use. Consignor notes that Walt Cunningham’s signature was collected in person.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space & Aviation
  • Dates: October 11 - October 17





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