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    An historical document regarding Scott Carpenter's mission

    Mercury-Atlas 7 Aurora 7: NASA Complete Original "Mission Rules" in Binder. Great original material as issued to Frank S. Kawalkiewicz of Langley. This was the second orbital flight by an American astronaut. The binder is hand-labeled on the front: "MA - 7 Mission Rules/ 24 May 1962 Carpenter" and contains the complete document final draft as issued by Gene Kranz on April 24, 1962. Divided into thirteen tabbed sections: "General Mission Guidelines", ""Abort Commands - General", "Trajectory and Guidance", "Retrofire and Command", "R & C Booster- Capsule Malfunction", "Environmental", "Electrical", "Stabilization & Control", "Communications", "Instrumentation", "Range Instrumentation Support", "Aeromedical", and "Recovery and Weather". Heavily underlined and annotated. Very fine.

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