Accession Number : AD0834019

Title :   10D COUNTDOWN OPERATIONS MERCURY HS 36-1.

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CA

Report Date : 27 AUG 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : This report contains the operational countdown checklist (from T-180 minutes to liftoff) for readiness and launch procedures for the 10D Mercury launch vehicle and associated support equipment. The countup procedures for securing the launch area and related equipment are also reported.

Descriptors :   *CHECKOUT PROCEDURES), (*LAUNCH VEHICLES, LAUNCHING SITES, OPERATIONAL READINESS, GUIDED MISSILE RANGES, GUIDED MISSILE PERSONNEL, GUIDED MISSILE SAFETY, PROPELLANT TRANSFER, GROUND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT, FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS, WARNING SYSTEMS, SIGNAL LIGHTS, ACOUSTIC SIGNALS, TELEMETER SYSTEMS, RADAR TRACKING, RADAR EQUIPMENT, SEQUENCES(MATHEMATICS), AUTOMATIC, REMOTE CONTROL, PAYLOAD.

Subject Categories : Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support
      Ground Support Sys & Facil For Space Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE