Obtaining current and comprehensive study materials on a rapidly developing program such as Project Mercury is a major problem. ... No attempt was made to keep this manual current, and a first edition of a full systems manual ( Familiarization Manual) was issued in September 1959. It quickly became ... A first copy of the Capsule Operations Manual (Astronautsa#39; Handbook) was delivered in June 1960.
|Title||:||The Training of Astronauts|
|Author||:||Armed Forces-NRC Committee on Bio-astronautics|
|Publisher||:||National Academies - 1961|