Complete flown checklist carried on board the Gemini 5 mission, used and annotated by Gordon Cooper. Checklist consists of 19 double-sided heavy cardstock 3.25 x 8 pages bound by a single metal ring, numbered at the bottom, “CF55047-2 S/N 51.” Among the procedures included in the checklist are: “Mode II Abort,” “Insertion Checklist” (filled in and notated by Cooper), “Power Up Checklist,” and post-landing and water egress checklists, with one page notated by Cooper, “Remove shirt sleeves, Dollar Bills, PPK’s, Log Book, Flight Plan, Re-Entry Book.” Signed on the reverse of the last page, “Gordon Cooper, Gemini 5 CDR.” In fine condition. Such complete checklists from any NASA mission are extremely desirable. Pre-certified Steve Zarelli and RR Auction COA.
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