Checklist, Operations, Apollo 11


Display Status:

This object is on display in the Concourse - 1st Floor at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

Collection Item Summary:

This is the Command Module Operations checklist 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 at the same time ensuring that no steps were missed or overlooked.

This checklist was donated to the National Air and Space Museum by Michael Collins in 1985.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number


Credit Line

Donated by Mr. Michael Collins


Country of Origin

United States of America


Checklist Operations, Apollo 11


  • Paper
  • Ink
  • Steel
  • Chrome Plating
  • Velcro
  • Adhesive


3-D (Closed): 18cm × 4cm × 21cm, 0.7kg (7.1 × 1.6 × 8.3 in., 1 1/2lb.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum


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