Bound operations manual titled “Saturn V Flight Manual SA 504,” dated January 26, 1969. Manual measures 8.25 x 10.75. An opening page states in part, “This manual was prepared to provide the astronaut with a single source reference as to the characteristics and functions of the SA-504 launch vehicle and AS-504 flight mission.” Manual is full of flow charts, check lists, and procedures for various states as well as emergency detection, performance, instrumentation, and mission variables. Signed on the front cover in black felt tip, “Dave Scott Apollo 9 CMP,” and “Rusty Schweickart, Apollo 9 LMP,” and signed in green felt tip, “Jim McDivitt Apollo 9 CDR.” In fine condition, with some mild toning to front cover. Accompanied by certificates of authenticity from Novaspace for Scott’s and McDivitt’s signatures. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.
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