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    The Rogers Commission

    Neil Armstrong's Copies of the Report of the Presidential Commission on the Space Shuttle Challenger Accident, Volumes II through V, Directly From The Armstrong Family Collection™, CAG Certified. Four matching large hardbound books in blue library binding with gilt stamping, the report on the tragic explosion of the Space Shuttle Challenger (STS-51-L) in January 1986. Neil Armstrong was appointed Vice Chairman of this committee and these were his copies of the report. Subject matter included as follows.
    Volume II:
    Appendix E - Independent Test Team Report to the Commission
    Appendix F - Personal Observations on Reliability of Shuttle
    Appendix G - Human Factors Analysis
    Appendix H - Flight Readiness Review Treatment of O-ring Problems
    Appendix I - NASA Pre-Launch Activities Team Report
    Appendix J - NASA Mission Planning and Operations Team Report
    Appendix K - NASA Development and Production Team Report
    Appendix L - NASA Accident Analysis Team Report
    Appendix M - Comments by Morton Thiokol on NASA Report
    Volume III:
    Appendix N - NASA Photo and TV Support Team Report
    Appendix O - NASA Search, Recovery and Reconstruction Task Force Team Report
    Volume IV: Hearings of the Presidential Commission on the Space Shuttle Challenger Accident: February 6, 1986 to February 25, 1986
    Volume V: Hearings of the Presidential Commission on the Space Shuttle Challenger Accident: February 26, 1986 to May 2, 1986.
    All excellent. This lot will include encapsulated CAG Photo Certificates with Statements of Provenance signed by Neil Armstrong's sons, Rick and Mark.

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