Apollo Pilot

Author: Donn Eisele
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803299524
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Readers can now experience an Apollo story they assumed would never be written as well as the story behind its discovery.


Author: Richard W. Orloff
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 0387376240
Size: 17.49 MB
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BACKGROUND Apollo 13 was to be a Type `H' mission with a precision manned
lunar landing and systematic lunar ... He had been pilot of Gemini 7, command
pilot of Gemini 12, and command module pilot of Apollo 8, the first manned ...

First Man

Author: James R. Hansen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476727813
Size: 42.34 MB
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Most remarkably, six of the seven commanders chosen to pilot Apollo spacecraft
down to lunar landings were naval aviators. This included not only the first man to
walk on the Moon but also the last man to leave its surface to date, Eugene A.

The Apollo 11 Moon Landing

Author: Nel Yomtov
Publisher: Raintree
ISBN: 1406273686
Size: 25.83 MB
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NeilArmstrong (1930–2012) Armstrong was a US Navy pilot, andjoined the
National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) in 1952, which ... As lunar
module pilot for Apollo 16 in 1972, he becamethe tenth person to walk on the

Apollo S Warriors

Author: Michael E. Haas
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 9780788149832
Size: 22.12 MB
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As the lead Skyraiders arrived over the estimated location, they discovered from
the downed pilot that they were too late to rescue the Phantom's backseater, who
was already a North Vietnamese prisoner of war destined for years of brutal ...

Historical Manuscripts

Publisher: Heritage Capital Corporation
ISBN: 9781599672939
Size: 59.53 MB
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... from early aviators Orville Wright and Louis Bleriot, record setters Charles
Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart, astronauts, and virtually every other aviation
luminary of the twentieth century, including: Buzz Aldrin - lunar module pilot on
Apollo 1 1 ...

Chariots For Apollo

Author: Courtney G. Brooks
Size: 27.78 MB
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Selected 17 September 1962 Neil A. Armstrong: Backup command pilot on
Gemini V; command pilot on Gemini VIII; backup command pilot on Gemini XI;
backup commander on Apollo 8; commander on Apollo 11. Frank Borman:
Backup ...

Apollo 13

Author: Alan Pierce
Publisher: ABDO
ISBN: 9781617143472
Size: 38.76 MB
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He was chosen as a pilot for the Apollo 1 mission in 1966. Jim Lovell was born
on March 25, 1928 in Cleveland,. Edward White was a West Point graduate and
a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Air Force. NASA assigned him to an astronaut
team ...

Exploring The Unknown

Author: John M. Logsdon
Publisher: Government Printing Office
ISBN: 9780160813818
Size: 33.38 MB
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Chosen with the third group of astronauts in 1963, he was the backup pilot for
Gemini 9 and lunar module pilot for Apollo 8. Anders resigned from NASA and
the Air Force (active duty) in September 1969 and became Executive Secretary of
the ...