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[APOLLO 13]. FLOWN ON APOLLO 13. "LOS RATE, RANGE, RANGE RATE..." CUE CARD, FROM THE COLLECTION OF JAMES LOVELL

Estimate:

1,000 - 3,000 USD

Directly from the Personal Collection of Apollo 13 Mission Commander James Lovell

[APOLLO 13]. FLOWN ON APOLLO 13. "LOS RATE, RANGE, RANGE RATE..." CUE CARD, FROM THE COLLECTION OF JAMES LOVELL

[APOLLO 13]. FLOWN ON APOLLO 13. "LOS RATE, RANGE, RANGE RATE..." CUE CARD, FROM THE COLLECTION OF JAMES LOVELL

Estimate:

1,000 - 3,000 USD

Lot sold:

8,125

USD

DIRECTLY FROM THE PERSONAL COLLECTION OF APOLLO 13 MISSION COMMANDER JAMES LOVELL

FLOWN ON APOLLO 13 

“LOS RATE, RANGE, RANGE RATE VS TIME FROM TPI” CUE CARD 


FLOWN instrument panel cue card made of heavy stock paper, for use inside the Lunar Module, 3¼ by 4 inches, with four small Velcro squares to verso; small loss to front of card. A LOS (Loss of Signal – for communications) rate curve and rate tables are plotted on a graph vs times for TPI (Terminal Phase Initiation), being a LM ascent engine burn to intercept the Command/Service Module to allow rendezvous after return from the lunar surface.


SIGNED and INSCRIBED: "JAMES LOVELL | Flown


The three rate tables along the lower edge plot time from TPI in minutes, beginning at 0 to +45. The second table shows decreasing range in nautical miles from 32 to 0, and the third gives the range rates in feet per second from -135 to -33.

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