This definitive electronic book on CD-ROM presents the most complete collection of documents available anywhere on our exciting new International Space Station! Over 200 documents provide an incredible 22,000 pages of invaluable reference and research material. Many of these internal NASA documents are made available here for the first time, and include the authentic and up-to-date documents used by flight controllers and astronauts. They contain thousands of detailed schematics, line drawings, and beautiful color photos of flight hardware. Adding a special perspective, our news and editorial coverage is represented by several issues of World Spaceflight News. The documents are organized into 14 sections:
Section 1 - Overview Documents And General Information - 19 Documents Section 2 - Schedules, Assembly Plans, EVAs - 8 Documents Section 3 - Mission Control - 3 Documents Section 4 - Early Flights And Missions (Press Kits, Flight Data File Checklists, WSN coverage) - 19 Documents Section 5 - Payloads, Experiments, And Science Plans - 14 Documents Section 6 - Modules And Systems - 10 Documents Section 7 - Crew Return Vehicle (CRV) And X-38 - 6 Documents Section 8 - Systems Operations Data File (SODF) - NASA - 41 Documents; checklists Including IFM, Malfunction, Operations, EVA tasks, Systems, Emergency Activities, Activation Section 9 - Operations Data File (ODF) - Russian - (English versions) - 30 Documents Section 10 - Operations Data File (ODF) - Russian (Russian language versions) - 21 Documents Section 11 - Results From Shuttle Microgravity Missions - 4 Reports (EDO, LMS, MSL-1, Phase One) Section 12 - Other ISS Program and related documents - 15 Documents (Including comprehensive lists Of ISS acronyms) Section 13 - NASA Educational Posters, Briefs, And Guides - 9 Documents Section 14 - ISS Operational Flight Rules - JSC Mission Operations Directorate - 3 Documents
The documents are reproduced using Adobe Acrobat PDF software - allowing direct viewing on Windows 95/98, Windows 3.1, NT, and Apple Macintosh systems. Reader software is included on the CD.