COOPER'S TOWER JETTISON DIAGRAM.
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COOPER'S TOWER JETTISON DIAGRAM.
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COOPER'S TOWER JETTISON DIAGRAM.
"Capsule and Tower Separation Distance" blueprint diagram, McDonnell Aircraft Corp., February 18, 1959, 17 by 11 inches.

A grid pattern chart describing the jettison distance projections for the Mercury escape tower. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED: "From my notebook, Gordon Cooper, Faith 7."
An outline drawing of the Mercury capsule and escape tower is listed with size measurements and center-of-gravity points. A range versus altitude plot shows the path of the separation distances of the tower during various times into a flight.
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