Checklist, Launch Operations, Apollo 11
This is the checklist for launch operations used by astronaut and Command Module Pilot, Michael Collins, on Apollo 11 in July 1969.
Checklists were an important part of the equipment assigned to the spacecraft, and enabled the astronauts to perform their tasks in a consistent and orderly way, while ensuring that no steps were missed or overlooked.
This checklist was donated to the National Air and Space Museum by Michael Collins in 1985.
Donated by Mr. Michael Collins
Astronaut: Michael Collins
Country of Origin: United States of America
3-D: 14 x 20.3cm (5 1/2 x 8 in.)
Paper Ink Steel Chrome Plating Crayon
Inventory number: A19850131000
This artifact is on display in the gallery of the National Mall building.