• aviationmegastore.com
  • aviationoutletstore.com
  • aviationshopsupplies.com
  • aviationmegatrade.com
  • 737-simulator.com

Public holidays

Amended or confirmed operating hours of the Luchtvaart Hobby Shop in Aalsmeerderbrug FOR PICK-UP OF ORDERS ONLY on the following dates:
Su17-01Closed
Mo18-01Open 10-17 hrs
Tu19-01Open 10-17 hrs
We20-01Open 10-17 hrs
Th21-01Open 10-17 hrs
Fr22-01Open 10-17 hrs
Sa23-01Open 10-14 hrs
Su24-01Closed
Mo25-01Open 10-17 hrs
Tu26-01Open 10-17 hrs
We27-01Open 10-17 hrs
Th28-01Open 10-17 hrs
Fr29-01Open 10-17 hrs
Sa30-01Open 10-14 hrs
Su31-01Closed
Aviation Megastore website is available without limitations. Orders are processed during shop operating hours.

Frequent buyers programme

Collect Megapoints for Megavouchers
Read the conditions...

Hold & Store service ©

Aviation Megastore offers unique Hold & Store service © for internet customers that wish to combine several individual orders to one single shipment, reducing the overall shipping cost significantly.
Read more...

NASA Project Saturn V Flight Manual (Periscope SATURN)

NASA Project Saturn V Flight Manual  SATURN
NASA Project Saturn V Flight Manual (Periscope SATURN)
€ 25.64
€ 22.89
Save 10.7%
 
Specifications
Category:Books on aviation
Subcategory:Spacecraft
ISBN/Box:SATURN
Publisher/Brand:Periscope
Format:a4
No. Pages:262
Version:Soft cover
Language:English
Availability:Temporarily Out of Stock.

Click here to be notified when this product becomes available again

Add this product to my wishlist

This product was added to our database on Tuesday 25 february 2014.

Share this product
Product description

Category Books on aviation, Subcategory Spacecraft, ISBN/Box SATURN, Publisher/Brand Periscope, Format a4, No. Pages 262, Version Soft cover, Language English

Designed by Wernher von Braun and Arthur Rudolph at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, the Saturn V rocket represents the pinnacle of 20th Century technological achievement. The only launch vehicle in history to transport astronauts beyond Low Earth Orbit, the Saturn V delivered 24 men to the moon. To this day it holds records as the tallest (363 feet), heaviest (nearly 7 million
lbs.) and most powerful (over 7.6 million pounds-force of thrust) launch vehicle ever produced. It also remains one of the most reliable, achieving 12 successful launches with one partial failure, the unmanned Apollo 6 which suffered vibration damage on lift-off, resulting in a sub-standard orbit.

The Saturn series of rockets resulted from Von Braun's work on the German V-2 and Jupiter series rockets. The Saturn I, a 2-stage liquid-fueled rocket, flew ten times between 1961 and 1965. A uprated version the 1B carried the first crewed Apollo flight into orbit in 1968. The Saturn V, which first flew in 1967, was a three-stage rocket. The first stage, which burned RP-1 and LOX, consisted of five F-1 engines. The second stage used five J-2 engines which burned LOX and liquid hydrogen (LH2). The third stage, based on the second stage of the Saturn 1B, carried a single J-2. The Saturn V could carry up to 262,000 pounds to Low Earth Orbit and more critically, 100,000 pounds to the Moon.

Created by NASA as a single-source reference as to the characteristics and functions of the Saturn V, this manual was standard issue to the astronauts of the Apollo and Skylab eras. It contains information about the Saturn V system, range safety and instrumentation,monitoring and control, prelaunch events, and pogo oscillations. It provides a fascinating overview of the rocket that made "one giant leap for mankind" possible.

Softbound, 8x10", full color covers and black and white interior, 262 pages.



Shopping cart

Your shopping cart is empty.
 

Shop near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport. LOOK INSIDE !

When in the Netherlands,
visit our shop near
Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport.

Click on the image below for
extended tour.

 

Fly in the B737NG Simulator

cockpit_180px