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Sigma 7: The NASA Mission Reports

Apogee Books Space Series 37 (Apogee Books Space Series)

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Published by Collector"s Guide Publishing Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronautics,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • USA,
  • Aeronautics & Astronautics,
  • Astrophysics & Space Science,
  • Technology / Aeronautics & Astronautics

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesApogee Books Space (37)
    ContributionsRobert Godwin (Editor), Steve Whitfield (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8724496M
    ISBN 101894959019
    ISBN 109781894959018

      The 6-orbit flight of Sigma 7 is fully covered from its origins through to the spacecraft’s safe recovery from the ocean after a highly successful Mercury mission. Schirra’s participation on the Gemini 6 and Apollo 7 missions is also told, but in brief, and the book also relates his post-NASA life and activities through to his passing in Brand: Springer International Publishing. Steve Whitfield is the author of Project Mercury Pocket Space Guide ( avg rating, 8 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Project Gemini Pocket Space /5(3).

      (14) NASA SP This New Ocean. A History of Project Mercury. NASA, pages. Illustrated. Publisher's wrappers. Very good condition. (15) Sigma 7. The Six Orbits of Walter M. Schirra. The NASA Mission Reports. Apogee Books, pages. Printed wrappers. Very good. From the Steven R. Belasco Collection of Space Memorabilia. The 6-orbit flight of Sigma 7 is fully covered from its origins through to the spacecraft's safe recovery from the ocean after a highly successful Mercury mission. Schirra's participation on the Gemini 6 and Apollo 7 missions is also told, but in brief, and the book also relates his post-NASA life and activities through to his passing in

    I sell various publications - Apogee Books Mission Reports, NASA publications, etc. all in perfect shape (like new). The buyer pays the postage as well. I would prefer to sell within European Union to avoid the customs clearance procedures, however, exceptions may be done.   The 6-orbit flight of Sigma 7 is fully covered from its origins through to the spacecraft’s safe recovery from the ocean after a highly successful Mercury mission. Schirra’s participation on the Gemini 6 and Apollo 7 missions is also told, but in brief, and the book also relates his post-NASA life and activities through to his passing in Author: Colin Burgess.


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As is typical for all the books in the Mission Reports series, this book contains a CD that includes additional material. The CD contains a NASA produced film titled, "The Flight of Sigma 7." The CD also contains a pdf of the hard-to-find NASA Special Publication, Space Cited by: 1.

As is typical for all the books in the Mission Reports series, this book contains a CD that includes additional material. The CD contains a NASA produced film titled, "The Flight of Sigma 7." The CD also contains a pdf of the hard-to-find NASA Special Publication, Space 5/5.

In this book the Mission Press Kit and press releases are combined with the major post-mission reports to provide a comprehensive picture of the flight from the planning stages through to its successful completion.

Sigma 7 - The NASA Mission Reports is taken directly from the NASA archives. Sigma 7 - The NASA Mission Reports comes with a bonus Windows CDROM. Featuring NASA movies and images and an exclusive interview with Sigma 7 pilot Walter M.

Schirra. At a.m. on October 3,Project Mercury Astronaut Walter M. Schirra, Jr., in his Sigma 7 spacecraft, was launched into space and orbited the Earth six times, completing another step in the grand U.S. program to send a. The 6-orbit flight of Sigma 7 is fully covered from its origins through to the spacecraft’s safe recovery from the ocean after a highly successful Mercury mission.

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The book is an account of the 'Mercury Seven' astronauts. It follows them through the process of selection for the program, their entire careers, and into retirement. Schirra was also a contributor to the book, "Sigma 7: The NASA Mission Reports", Missions: Mercury-Atlas 8, Gemini 6A, Apollo 7.

Mission: SIGMA 7 Launch Pad: LC Vehicle: Atlas (8) Crew: Walter M. Schirra Image at left: Sigma 7 Mission Patch. Image Credit: NASA Payload: Spacecraft No. 16, Launch Vehicle Number D Image above: Close up view of the Mercury-Atlas 8 Astronaut Walter Schirra being removed from his Sigma 7 capsule by Navy personnel.

Image Credit: NASA. The 6-orbit flight of Sigma 7 is fully covered from its origins through to the spacecraft’s safe recovery from the ocean after a highly successful Mercury mission. Schirra’s participation on the Gemini 6 and Apollo 7 missions is also told, but in brief, and the book also relates his post-NASA life and activities through to his passing in Brand: Springer International Publishing.

The flight of Sigma 7 was a complete success. NASA's report following the mission called it a textbook flight. Both pilot and spacecraft had performed exceptionally well.

Schirra had performed all tasks in the time allowed, with precision and fuel efficiency, and the spacecraft exhibited only one minor problem, which Schirra quickly resolved.

The Apogee Books Space book series by multiple authors includes books Apollo 8: The NASA Mission Reports: Apogee Books Space Series 1, Apollo 9: The NASA Mission Reports, Friendship 7: The NASA Mission Reports, and several more.

See the complete Apogee Books Space series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Sigma 7: The NASA Mission Reports (Apogee Books Space Series) by Robert Godwin: Gemini The NASA Mission Reports: Apogee Books Space Series 40 (Apogee Books Space Series) by Robert Godwin: New Moon Rising: The Making of America's New Space Vision and the Remaking of NASA: Apogee Books Space Series 42 (Apogee by Keith L.

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