Accession Number : AD0856791

Title :   Operation and Service Manual for Computer System Test Console 52E270003. Volume I.

Corporate Author : MCDONNELL DOUGLAS ASTRONAUTICS CO ST LOUIS MO

Report Date : 25 JAN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 547

Abstract : The purpose of the volume is to familiarize personnel with the operation and service instructions for the Computer System Test Console, 52E270003-603. This tester, commonly called the Test Console Computer System, is a unit of the Aerospace Ground Equipment used to control the Digital Computer portion of the Inertial Guidance System in the Gemini Spacecraft during system and pre-launch testing. The TCCS is manufactured by the International Business Machines (IBM) Corporation of Rockville, Maryland for the McDonnell Company of St. Louis, Missouri. The report presents a description of the TCCS, its controls and functions, and servicing instructions for validation and preventive maintenance. (Author)

Descriptors :   *TEST EQUIPMENT), (*MANNED SPACECRAFT, INERTIAL GUIDANCE), (*SPACE STATIONS, INERTIAL GUIDANCE), (*INERTIAL GUIDANCE, COMPUTERS), (*COMPUTERS, SPACE CAPSULES, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, CHECKOUT EQUIPMENT, GROUND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, TEST SETS, OPERATION, MAINTENANCE, INSTRUCTION MANUALS.

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Manned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE