Accession Number : AD0801124

Title :   Z(DISCOVERER SYSTEM.)ZSUBSYSTEM D CHECKOUT VAN. PART NO. 1591535. OPERATION AND SERVICE MANUAL.

Corporate Author : LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO INC SUNNYVALE CA

Report Date : 01 DEC 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 45

Abstract : The checkout van is intended primarily for use in localizing and identifying malfunctions encountered at the launch site during systems checkout prior to start of the launch procedure. The van contains all the instrumentation needed to perform a complete check of the Agena vehicle guidance and flight control systems. Subsystem D components checked by equipment in the van include inertial reference package, computer, horizon scanner, flight control electronics package, secondary junction box, and signals to the pneumatic and hydraulic systems.

Descriptors :   (*LAUNCH VEHICLES, CHECKOUT EQUIPMENT), SCIENTIFIC SATELLITES, MOBILE, LAUNCHING SITES, TRAILERS, CHECKOUT PROCEDURES, FAILURE, IDENTIFICATION SYSTEMS, COMMAND GUIDANCE, FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, CONTROL PANELS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, WIRING DIAGRAMS, INSTRUCTION MANUALS, AIR CONDITIONING EQUIPMENT, ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT, THEODOLITES.

Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft
      Ground Support Sys & Facil For Space Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE