SP-400 Skylab, Our First Space Station
 
[161-164] INDEX
 
a view of Skylab
 
 
Acapulco, 135
Airlock module (see Skylab)
Aldrich, Arnold D., 160
Anita (space spider), 100, 114
Apollo, 10, 18, 32, 35, 42, 70, 138
Apollo command and service module, 3, 4, 11, 15, 20, 21, 22, 35, 37, 50, 52, 55, 61, 63, 65, 92, 99, 101, 103, 106, 118, 127, 134, 138
ATM (see Apollo Telescope Mount)
Apollo Telescope Mount (see also Solar Observatory), 3, 155
Arabella (space spider), 9, 100, 114
Astronaut
Bean, Alan L., 35, 58, 100, 103, 104, 108, 115, 117, 153, 154
Borman, Frank, 16
Brand, Vance D., 36
Carr, Gerald P., 35, 84, 98, 127, 128, 129, 130, 134, 138, 140
Conrad, Charles, Jr., 6, 35, 53, 55, 61, 63, 70, 71, 74, 75, 77, 78, 80, 81, 82, 89, 144
Crippen, Robert L., 138
Garriott, Owen K., 9, 35, 100, 104, 106, 107, 108, 114, 115, 117, 118, 119, 145, 155
Gibson, Edward G., 35, 58, 74, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 137, 138, 139, 145, 148, 152
Kerwin, Joseph P., 35, 54, 55, 61, 70, 72, 73, 74, 75, 77, 78, 80, 83, 84, 87, 89, 144, 151, 152
Lenoir, William B., 36
Lind, Don L., 36
Lousma, Jack R., 7, 35, 76, 100, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 115, 117
Lovell, James A., Jr., 16
McCandless, Bruce, 35
Musgrave, Story, 35
Pogue, William R., 35, 84, 123, 127, 128, 130, 134, 146
Schweickart, Russell L., 35, 74
Weitz, Paul J., 6, 35, 53, 55, 61, 70, 74, 75, 76, 78, 87, 88, 89, 144
Astronauts'
Adaptation to space, 87, 143-145, 155
Beds, 82
Clothing, 81
Days in orbit, 159
Duties, 4, 5, 7, 15, 18, 23, 34, 55, 84-87, 89-92, 108, 114, 117, 122, 128-130, 133-134, 155
Housekeeping, 83-84
Hygiene, 30, 31, 80-81, 84
Problems, 10, 128-130
Recreation, 78-80
Science demonstrations, 151
Shoes, 82, 83
Skills, 8
Training, 34, 37, 124-125, 128-130, 155
Vestibular function, 145
 
Bahama Islands, 80
Bean, Alan L. (see Astronaut)
Belew, Leland F., 12, 26, 27, 39, 160
Ben Franklin (submarine), 18
Bermuda,131
Big Bear Lake (California), 122
Bowden, Donald R., 59
Bromberg, Jack L., 38
Brooksbank, William A., 39
Brownsville (Texas), 135
Burke, Walter, 12, 26
 
Cabell, Earle (D-Texas), 13
California Institute of Technology, 122
Canada, 80
Cape Horn, 7
Caribbean Sea, 135
Carr, Gerald P. (see Astronaut)
Chambers, John A., 160
Chubb, William B., 160
Colorado plateau, 109
Comet Kohoutek, 8, 35, 67, 137, 138, 148
Command and service module (see Apollo)
Cortright, Edgar M., 12
Cronkite, Walter, 58
 
Debus, Kurt H., 12, 26, 59
Docking adapter (see Skylab)
Drummond, Floyd M., 12
 
Earth, 1, 3, 6, 8, 29, 66, 73, 92, 108, 134-135, 138-139, 143, 152
Echo (satellite), 52
Elms, James C., 13
Eudy, Robert G., 160
Evans, Barney E., 12
Extravehicular activity, 23, 54, 73, 77, 85, 128, 130, 159
 
Faget,Maxime A., 12
Falkland current, 135
Fletcher, James C., 26, 139
Friedman, Herbert, 155
Fulton, James G. (A-Pennsylvania), 13
 
Garriott, Helen, 118
Garriott, Owen K. (see Astronaut)
Gatos, Harry C., 155
Gemini, 10, 16, 18, 35, 67
Gibson, Edward G. (see Astronaut)
Gilruth, Robert R., 12
 
Gobi Desert, 135
Goldberg, Leo, 155
Goodrum, John C., 160
Ground controllers, 66, 75, 77, 78, 95, 96, 97, 103, 104, 108
Ground tracking stations, 17, 43, 78, 95, 97, 131
Guadalajara, 135
Guam, 61
Gyroscopes
Control moment, 25, 35, 44, 85, 121, 130-132
Rate, 25, 45-47, 85, 97, 100, 115-117
 
Haeussermann, Walter, 38
Hage, George, 12
Hagood, Carlos C., 160
Hamburg, 121
Hardy, George B., 12, 160
Hawaii, 43
Heckman, Richard T., 58, 160
Heiser, Robert F., 12
Hopson, George D., 160
Horinsky, J. R., 155
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Vice-President), 38
Hurricanes
Ava, 109
Christine, 109
Della, 109
 
James, Lee B., 12
Johns Hopkins University, 122
Johnson Space Center, 11,18, 41, 155
Jones, Davy, Gen., 14
 
Kennedy Space Center, 11, 15, 36, 41, 61
Kerwin, Joseph P. (see Astronaut)
Kingsbury, James E., 160
Kisselberg, E. T., 27
Kitt Peak Observatory, 122, 155
Kleinknecht, Kenneth S., 12, 26, 59
Kohoutek, Lubos, 121
Kraft, Christopher C., Jr., 12
Kuers, Werner, 39
 
Lee, T. J., 12
Littles, Jerrol W., 160
Lockheed Missiles Space Co., 122
Loe, Thomas R., 160
Lousma, Jack R. (see Astronaut)
Low, George M., 59
Lucas, William R., 12, 58
Luskin, Harold T., 39
 
Madrid, 43
Marmann, Richard A., 160
Marshall Space Flight Center, 11, 18, 34, 37, 41, 52, 124
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 155
Mathews, Charles W., 12, 39
McDonnell, James S., 27
Melson, Harry R., 160
Mercury, 10, 18
Mexico City, 135
Mission Control Center, 34, 74, 118, 122, 134, 138
Montreal, 7
Moore, F. Brooks, 12
Morgan, Thomas W., 12
Motion sickness, 78, 104, 106, 127-128, 134
Mueller, George E., 13, 14
Myers, Dale D., 26, 27, 59
 
National Bureau of Standards, 122
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 114
Neutral buoyancy simulator, 37, 52, 54, 55, 57, 74, 124
New Orleans, 135
Newell, Homer E., 39
Northern Great Valley (California), 108
 
Orbital workshop (see Skylab)
 
Pace, Robert E., Jr., 160
Pacific Ocean, 92
Paine, Thomas O., 39
Paraguay, 111
Petrone, Rocco A., 58, 59
Phillips, Samuel C., 39
Piccard, Jacques, 18
Pogue, William R. (see Astronaut)
Port Arthur (Texas), 135
 
Radebush, George, 27
Radiation
Control, 31
Ultraviolet, 8, 32, 52, 84, 112
X-ray, 8, 84, 112, 136, 147
Rees, Eberhard, 12, 26, 27
Richard, Ludie G., 12
 
Sahara Desert, 135
St. Louis, 124
San Diego, 92
Sanders, Fred J., 27, 38
Saturn IB, 4, 41, 57, 127
Saturn V, 4, 15, 19, 24, 41, 47
Schneider, William C., 26
Schuerer, Paul H., 12
Scott, Clinton, 160
Seamans, Robert C., 13
Shapley, Willis H., 26
Sharpe, Mitchell R., 160
Simmons, William K., Jr., 27
Sjoberg, Sigurd A., 12
Skylab
Aerodynamic shroud, 4, 24
Airlock, 3, 20, 23, 50, 65, 69, 77, 91, 96, 106
Attitude control, 25
Batteries, 25, 48-50, 73, 98
Bedrooms, 82
Bicycle ergometer, 145
Caution and warning, 132-133
Cluster, 21
Command system, 96
Communications, 28
Contamination, 8, 31, 131
Control systems, 17
Daily flight plans, 35
Design, 17-24
Docking adapter, 3, 20, 21, 23, 61, 85, 96, 108, 121, 124, 147
Earth resources, 8, 87, 108-111
Electric power, 17, 25, 55, 97-99, 108
Environmental and thermal control, 25
Fire sensors, 132-133
Flight readiness review, 41
Food, 17, 29, 30, 44, 61, 65, 68, 92, 127, 130
Ground support, 34-35, 122
"Ground truth" data, 122
Instrumentation, 28, 95
Insulation, 55-57
Intercom system, 24, 83
Launches, 15, 20, 36, 40, 43, 61, 100, 159
Life support, 17, 23
Lighting, 82-83
Lower-body negative pressure, 145
Maintenance and repair, 34, 57, 87-89, 106, 133
Manage meet, 11
Manufacturing and processing, 9, 123-124, 143, 148-149, 155
Materials, 32-34, 52
Micrometeoroid shield, 4, 29, 35, 41, 43, 50, 55, 61, 66, 133
Missions, 3-5
Objectives, 5-6, 16
Orbital workshop, 3, 4, 20, 23, 28-29, 42, 44, 55, 61, 66, 78-79, 83, 95, 96, 121
Orbits, 135, 138-139, 148, 159
Pressure sensors, 132
Principal investigators, 155
Rendezvous and docking, 100, 103, 127
Rescue mission, 103
Results, 151-152
Scientific airlock, 50, 61, 71, 73
Scientific program, 6-8
Shower, 80
Simulators, 124
Solar experiments, 8
"Solar inertial" attitude, 42, 67
Solar power, 48-50
Solar shields, 50-53, 61, 71-72, 100, 106-107
Student experiments, 9-10, 114, 138, 143, 151
Success, 155
Supplies, 17
Systems, 24-28
Technical challenge, 10-11
Teleprinter, 96-97
Thermal and environmental control, 10, 64, 70
Thruster attitude control, 25, 47, 63, 130-131
Toilet, 80
Tools, 34, 53-54, 74
Ventilation and atmosphere control, 68-69
Waste disposal, 30-31
Solar
Array (see also solar wing), 23, 25, 41, 42, 43, 48, 49, 50, 55, 74, 75, 89
Cells, 48, 49, 50, 98
Corona, 114, 136
Flares, 114, 136, 147
Transients, 114
Wind, 114, 146, 147
Wing, 44, 48, 53-54, 55, 61, 67, 74, 77, 99
Solar Observatory
Command signals, 96
Control and display console, 23, 85-87
Description, 24
Design, 20
Dividends, 147
Experiment canister, 70, 84-85, 97
Film retrieval, 130
New findings, 111-114
Orientation, 4
Pointing and control, 44-45, 84-85, 121, 124
Studies, 146-147
Telescopes, 70, 84, 97, 138, 147, 148
Telescopic images, 136
Thermal control, 70
South Atlantic Anomaly, 133
Soyuz, 9, 16, 87
Spacesuits, 54, 63, 66, 77, 82
Speer, Fred A., 12
Stars
Achernar, 25
Alpha Crux, 132
Canopus, 25
Rigel Kent, 132
Tracker, 25, 45, 126
Stoney, William E., 12
Stroud, John D., 160
Stuhlinger, Ernst, 13
Sun, 1, 3, 6, 8, 28, 66, 67, 73, 84, 92, 108, 112, 146, 152
Sun Sensor, 45, 84, 85, 97
Super Guppy (airplane), 36
 
Teague, Olin E. (D-Texas), 13
Tektite II, 18
Thompson, Robert F., 12
Trimble, George S., 12
 
U.S. Air Force, 35
U.S. Marine Corps, 35
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, 155
U.S. Navy, 35
University of California, 122
University of Hawaii, 122
Uttar Pradesh State Observatory, 122
 
Van Allen Belts, 8
Von Braun, Wernher, 12, 13, 38, 39
 
Waggoner, Joe D., Jr. (D-Louisiana), 13
Weaver, Edwin A., 12
Webb, James E., 39
Weidner, Hermann, 12
Weightlessness (see also zero gravity), 1, 10, 16, 123, 127, 145, 155
Weinberger, Casper W., 26
Weitz, Paul J. (see Astronaut)
West, Julian, 12
Wolhart, Walter D., 160
 
Yardley, John F., 38
Zero gravity (see also weightlessness), 10, 16, 18, 53, 108, 114, 124, 130, 134, 143, 144, 148