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    Apollo 11 Training-Used: NASA "Apollo XI LM-5 Lunar Surface Checklist" June 20, 1969-dated Book, Updated as of July 10, Directly from the Collection of Lunar Module Mission Simulator Instructor H. Ray Hubbard. A 6" x 8" book of 68 pages bound by two binder rings, printed on cardstock as issued to H. Hubbard who has written "IOS/ Updated July 8/ FINAL" on the front. Multiple tabs give organization to the various procedures taking place on the lunar surface. We note a section in the back on pink paper giving instructions for "Emergency Lift-Off" stating "If Time Permits: Don Helmets and Gloves/ Suit Gas Diverter/ --Pull/Egress/ Cabin Relief-Auto/ Press Reg A&B-Egress". A few handwritten notations noted, light wear, fine.

    This and the adjacent lots comprise a complete set of final version flight-planning documents as used by instructors and Apollo 11 crewmembers on the Lunar Module Mission Simulator at Cape Kennedy during the last days of crew training just prior to launch. An amazing collection of documents seldom offered in any form and rarely with this type of provenance. Captain Hershell Ray Hubbard, USAF, was an LMMS instructor at the Cape and also Staff Support at Houston when required. He has carefully preserved these as to document the preparations for this landmark flight and is now sharing them with the public.


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    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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