THE STEPS OF A LUNAR VOYAGE.
Lot 279¤
THE STEPS OF A LUNAR VOYAGE.
Sold for US$ 244 inc. premium
Auction Details
The Space Sale New York
16 Jul 2009 13:00 EDT

Auction 17402
THE STEPS OF A LUNAR VOYAGE. THE STEPS OF A LUNAR VOYAGE. THE STEPS OF A LUNAR VOYAGE.
Lot Details
THE STEPS OF A LUNAR VOYAGE.
Apollo Mission Techniques. Mission H-2 and Subsequent. NASA/MSC: 1970. 4 volumes, comprising:
1. Translunar Midcourse Corrections and Lunar Orbit Insertion. April 6, 1970. Over 55 pp.
2. Lunar Descent. February 15, 1970. Over 85 pp.
3. Lunar Powered Ascent. February 9, 1970. Over 45 pp.
4. Manual Ascent. February 23, 1970. Over 40 pp.
8 by 10½ inches. Card stock covers, punched and stapled. Ownership inscription of Robert Parker, Apollo support crew member and later Space Shuttle Astronaut, on each cover.

Four signed internal-use NASA documents. Each front cover is signed by Edgar Mitchell (“Edgar Mitchell / Apollo 14 LMP”). Documents the methods and crew procedures to travel to, land on, and return from the lunar surface. Included are samples of actual flight navigational update entry pads, diagrams of maneuvers, flight program sequence steps, and flow charts with "Go - No Go" step branches. These flight methodologies and philosophies were used for all Apollo lunar landings including Apollo 11.
Activities
Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Arms & Armor, Coins & Medals, Motor Cars, Motorcycles, and Wine & Whisky:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first $100,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from $100,001 to $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price
12% on the excess over $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price

Payment Notices

Payment for purchases may be made in or by (a) cash, (b) cashier's check or money order, (c) personal check with approved credit drawn on a U.S. bank, (d) wire transfer or other immediate bank transfer, or (e) Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit, charge or debit card. A processing fee will be assessed on any returned checks. Please note that the amount of cash notes and cash equivalents that can be accepted from a given purchaser may be limited.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licences please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Lot symbols
¤ Without reserve
Similar items