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Apollo experience report: Mission planning for Apollo entryThe problems encountered and the experience gained in the entry mission plans, flight software, trajectory-monitoring procedures, and backup trajectory-control techniques of the Apollo Program should provide a foundation upon which future spacecraft programs can be developed. Descriptions of these entry activities are presented. Also, to provide additional background information needed for discussion of the Apollo entry experience, descriptions of the entry targeting for the Apollo 11 mission and the postflight analysis of the Apollo 10 mission are presented.
Document ID
19720013191
Document Type
Other - NASA Technical Note (TN)
Authors
Graves, C. A. (NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center Houston, TX, United States)
Harpold, J. C. (NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center Houston, TX, United States)
Date Acquired
September 2, 2013
Publication Date
March 1, 1972
Subject Category
SPACE VEHICLES
Report/Patent Number
MSC-S-305
NASA-TN-D-6725
Funding Number(s)
PROJECT: RTOP 076-00-00-00-72
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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