Computers in Spaceflight: The NASA Experience

Figure A

Figure A: The first manned spaceflight program to use computers continuously in all mission phases was Apollo. Here mission controllers watch computer-driven displays while astronauts explore the lunar surface after a computer-controlled descent.


Table of Contents


Part I : Manned Spacecraft Computers

Part II: Computers On Board Unmanned Spacecraft

Part III: Ground Based Computers for Space Flight Operations

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