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MANNED SPACEFLIGHT PDF DOCUMENTS

 

Below are links to adobe (pdf) documents I have found on the web. If you know of others, please email me at randrepo@bellsouth.net

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NEW = New in April 2007

Unless otherwise noted, links to the documents below are from the NASA Technical Reports Server. For a full list of credits, click here.

MANNED SPACEFLIGHT-GENERAL

Preliminary studies of manned satellites : wingless configuration: nonlifting The 1958 Max Faget document that started it all! (NACA)

United States Space Program Firsts (KSC Library)

The Early Years (KSC)

Astronaut Fact Book {NASA Human Spaceflight}

Walking to Olympus: An EVA Chronology Alternate Source

Umbilical Systems, V-2 to Saturn V(KSC Library)

Milestones in Space Exploration (Marshall Spaceflight Center)

NASA Factsheet Astronaut Selection and Training (NP-1997-07-006JSC) {NASA Human Spaceflight}

NASA Factsheet A History of U.S. Space Stations (IS-1997-06-ISS009JSC) {NASA Human Spaceflight}

NASA Factsheet Space Food (FS-2002-10-079-JSC) {NASA Human Spaceflight}

NASA Factsheet Understanding Space Radiation (FS-2002-10-080-JSC) {NASA Human Spaceflight}

NASA Factsheet America's Spaceport IS-2001-07-04-KSC KSC(KSC)

NASA Factsheet Lightning and the Space Program FS-1998-08-16-KSC(KSC)

A historical overview of the electrical power systems in the US manned and some US unmanned spacecraft

Preliminary technical data for Earth orbiting space station. Volume IV - Configuration, integration and weights, November 1966

Manned space programs accident/incident summaries (1963 - 1969)

Manned space programs accident/incident summaries (1970 - 1971)

Biomedical research and computer application in manned space flight

The fuel cell in space: Yesterday, today and tomorrow

Origins of NASA Names

Aeronautics and Astronautics: An American Chronology of Science and Technology in the Exploration of Space, 1915-1960

Bioastronautics Review, 1963

Crew Transfer in Orbiting Spacecraft 1963

The Best We Can Be

MANNED SPACECRAFT ADVANCED TELEVISION STUDY FINAL REPORT

The Nation's Manned Space Flights by Hugh L. Dryden

Anthropometric survey of the astronaut applicants and astronauts from 1985 to 1991

Space Suit Development Status

Development of inflatable personal equipment for astronaut survival at sea

Launch Support Philosophy for Manned Space Flights

The Future of Space Travel, Wernher von Braun, 1966

Manned Venus orbiting mission (1967)

Preliminary technical data for earth orbiting space station. Volume I - Summary report(1966)

Preliminary technical data for earth orbiting space station. Volume II - Standards and criteria(1966)

Preliminary technical data for earth orbiting space station. Volume III - Systems(1966)

The intangibles of habitability during long duration space missions(1968)

Selected papers on environmental and attitude control of manned spacecraft(1966)

Superior diet for man in space Annual report, Oct. 1965 - Oct. 1966

Biomedical and human factors requirements for a manned earth orbiting station 1964

Space suit extravehicular hazards protection development

Manned Space Flight Benefits

Space Flight Beyond the Moon (1965)

Chronology of Wakeup Calls (NASA History)

NASA Facts: Astronaut selection and training

A historical overview of the electrical power systems in the US manned and some US unmanned spacecraft

A System Study of a Manned Orbital Telescope

A System Study of a Manned Orbital Telescope - Synchronous Orbit Study

Spacecraft environmental systems development programs

Origins of NASA Names

Development of inflatable personal equipment for astronaut survival at sea

Launch abort philosophy for manned space flights

Crew systems development in support of manned space flight

Space Suits (1962)

Operational plans and procedures for manned space flight (1963)

A CASE FOR HUMANS IN SPACE - THE EUROPEAN ASTRONAUTS

Finally, it is necessary, but we really don't like to talk about it,

Vomit removal apparatus for an EVA pressure suit - A design concept

 

Special thanks to all of the gang at the Apollo Era, Project Apollo, Space ADG, and Human Spaceflight groups at Yahoo. Also InsideKSC.com, Jim McDade, Reuben Barton, and everyone involved in the Apollo Lunar Surface Journal and Apollo Flight Journals and for lots of inspiration, Kipp Teague and Mark Gray.

Please report any bad links or additional documents to randrepo@bellsouth.net

Last Updated 04/08/2007

 


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