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Image for Nasa Technical Memorandum (nasa Tm X-3445)  Nasa Aviation Safety Reporting System Quarterly Report Number 76-1 April 15, 1976 through July 14, 1976

Nasa Technical Memorandum (nasa Tm X-3445) Nasa Aviation Safety Reporting System Quarterly Report Number 76-1 April 15, 1976 through July 14, 1976

By: Nasa (Charles E. Billings, John K. Lauber, Hallie Funkhouser, Etc. )

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, NASA: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34103

Condition: Near Fine


Graphs; This is an oversized paperback book with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Near Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "The Aviation Safety Reporting System, or ASRS, is the US Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) voluntary confidential reporting system that allows pilots and other aircraft crew members to confidentially report near misses and close calls in the interest of improving air safety. The ASRS collects, analyzes, and responds to voluntarily s... View more info

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Space Pioneers And Where They Are Now EP-264

By: Nasa (Earl Montoya and Richard O. Fimmel)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., NASA: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33887

Condition: Near Fine


Color Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with heavy glossy cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Near Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. Laid-in are two copies of the Pioneer 10 Plaque (cards showing the plaque and information) and a photo commemorative of the 50 year Anniversary of the Ames Research Center. View more info

Image for Space For Mankind's Benefit A Space Congress Held At Huntsville, Alabama, November 15-19, 1971

Space For Mankind's Benefit A Space Congress Held At Huntsville, Alabama, November 15-19, 1971

By: Nasa (edited by Jesco Von Puttkamer and Thomas J. McCullough)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., NASA: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37103

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with cardstock covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The covers of the book have lightish, but noticeable spots of ground-in dirt and fingermarks. There is an inch long chipped tear to the top spine end of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. " “NASA is engaged in very active research. It has as its goal to explore space. But to do so, you’ve got to do all kinds of research – biological research, physical research and so on. So it’s really a very, very... View more info

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A Geological Basis For The Exploration Of The Planets

By: Nasa (edited by Ronald Greeley and Michael H. Carr)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., NASA: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34053

Condition: Very Good+


Graphs; This is an oversized paperback book with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "Planetary geology, alternatively known as astrogeology or exogeology, is a planetary science discipline concerned with the geology of the celestial bodies such as the planets and their moons, asteroids, comets, and meteorites. Although the geo- prefix typically indicates topics of or relating to the Earth, planetary geology is named as s... View more info

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Third Earth Resources Technology Satellite Symposium Volume II: Summary of Results

By: Nasa (edited by Stanley C. Freden and Enrico P. Mercanti )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., NASA: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34069

Condition: Very Good+


B&W and Color Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with cardstock covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There are several smallish spots of ground-in dirt to the white covers. The text pages are clean and bright. "Landsat 1, originally named "Earth Resources Technology Satellite 1", was the first satellite of the United States' Landsat program. It was a modified version of the Nimbus 4 meteorological satellite and was launched on July 23, 1972... View more info

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Monitoring Earth Resources From Aircraft And Spacecraft

By: Nasa (Robert N. Colwell)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington DC, NASA: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34874

Condition: Very Good


B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. This copy has been removed from the NASA Ames Research Library. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There are library markings on the front and rear endpapers and title page. There is a library sticker on the spine of the book. "Over the last ten years, scientific advances in remote sensing have produced a number of techniques that can retrieve information for various management areas ranging from strategic to operati... View more info

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Exploring Space With A Camera

By: Nasa, Edgar M. Cortright (compiled and edited by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., NASA: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37586

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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Skylab Explores The Earth

By: Nasa, Johnson Space Center

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., NASA: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37560

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "Skylab was a United States space station launched and operated by NASA, and occupied for about 24 weeks between May 1973 and February 1974 – the only space station the U. S. Has operated exclusively. In 1979 it fell back to Earth amid huge worldwide media attention. Skylab included a workshop, a solar observatory, and other systems necessary for crew survival and scientific experiments. It wa... View more info

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The Moon As Viewed By Lunar Orbiter

By: Nasa, L. J. Kosofsky and Farouk El-Baz

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., NASA: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36108

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This is a folio sized book. The book is in Very Good- condition and wsa issued without a dust jacket. This copy has been withdrawn from the Ames Research Library. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The 3D glasses are still included at the rear of the book. There are several library markings, including a couple of stickers, a card pocket on the rear pastedown and a couple of inked markings on the title page. "The Lunar Orbiter program was a series of five unmanned lunar orbiter missions launched ... View more info

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Mission To Earth: Landsat Views The World (Nasa Sp - 360)

By: Nasa, Nicholas M. Short, Paul D. Lowman, Jr. and Stanley C. Freden, William A. Finch Jr.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., NASA: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39086

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and edge wear. There is some ground-in dirt and fingermarking to the covers as well. The text pages are generally clean and bright. Due to the extreme weight of this book, postage will have to be determined at time of ordering. "The Landsat program is the longest-running enterprise for acquisition of satellite imagery of Earth. On July 23, 1972 the Earth Resources Technology Satellite was launched. This was eventually renamed... View more info

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Introduction To The Aerodynamics Of Flight

By: Nasa, Theodore A. Talay

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Baden-baden, Germany, Nasa: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A37575

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with cardstock covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The spine and spine joints have some toning. There is a previous owner's ink stamped name on the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "Aerodynamics is the study of forces and the resulting motion of objects through the air. Studying the motion of air aroun... View more info

This Island Earth (Nasa -SP-250)

By: Nicks, Oran W. (edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., NASA: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33930

Condition: Very Good+


Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some light rubbing and wear to the spine ends and corners, especially the top spine end. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked gift notation on the front pastedown page. View more info

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Los Angeles Aeronautics 1920 - 1929

By: Northrop Institute Of Technology / David D. Hatfield

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Inglewood, CA, Northrop Institute of Technology: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38582

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The covers have several spots of ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. "Northrop University was founded in 1942 by Jack Northrop of Northrop Aviation. Originally named the Northrop Aeronautical Institute, the school opened for classes in June 1946 to 412 students committed to and/or already employe... View more info

Image for Aeroplane (or Flying Machine) Scrap Book Amazing Developments in American Aeronautics 1911-1939

Aeroplane (or Flying Machine) Scrap Book Amazing Developments in American Aeronautics 1911-1939

By: Northrop Institute Of Technology / David D. Hatfield

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Inglewood, CA, Northrop Institute of Technology: 1971

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38589

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping and rubbing, along with very beginning toning to the rear cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "Northrop University and Northrop Institute of Technology were separate schools under the same administration. Northrop University offered the degree programs, and Northrop Institute of Technology offered the airframe and power plant certification courses. The Northrop In... View more info

Image for How To Fly A Plane What You Do and How You Feel when You Fly

How To Fly A Plane What You Do and How You Feel when You Fly

By: Oldham, H. P. (Henry Peter)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Waverly House: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36663

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends have some light rubbing and toning to the cloth edges. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several small edge tears, nicks and rubbed spots, along with some toning to the spine and spine joints. View more info

Image for Remarkable Flying Machines A Pictorial Account of Certain Extraordinary Aircraft that have been Built and Flown since 1783

Remarkable Flying Machines A Pictorial Account of Certain Extraordinary Aircraft that have been Built and Flown since 1783

By: Palmer, Jr., Henry R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Superior Publishing Company: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39232

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean with the exception of one semi-closed tear to the top front panel and some beginning edge wear to the spine ends and corners. View more info

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Prpa Pictorial 2nd Edition

By: Professional Race Pilots Assn.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Van Vuys, CA, Professional Race Pilots Assn.: 1970

Seller ID: A37390

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized magazine with illustrated covers and a stapled spine. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The covers have some light bumping and rubbing along with some light ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. "Air racing is a highly specialised type of motorsport that involves airplanes or other types of aircraft that compete over a fixed course, with the winner either returning the shortest time, the one to complete it with the most points, or outcome closest to a previously estimated time." "The first 'heavie... View more info

Image for The Dirigible Book A Photographic Picture-Books with a Story

The Dirigible Book A Photographic Picture-Books with a Story

By: Pryor, William Clayton and Helen Sloman Pryor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1936

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: A36664

Condition: Good


B&W Illustrations; This is an ex school library book. The book is in Good only condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have edge wear, bumping, rubbing and ground in dirt. The book covers are well used. The spine ends and corners have fraying and wear. The text pages are generally clean, but there are occasional fingermarks and spots of discoloration. There are noticeable ex library markings to the endpapers, title page and copyright pages. "An airship or dirigible balloon is a type of aerostat or lighter-than-air aircraft that can navigate thr... View more info

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The Society Of Space

By: Ritner, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36126

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There are two faint spots of discoloration on the bottom edge of the text block. The price clipped dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and spots of rubbing, along with some ground-in dirt. "Because of Mr. Ritner's ability as a medical student, it came as a surprise to colleagues when he announced in 1950 that he was becoming feature editor of the Saturday Review of Literature. After working at the Saturday Review, Mr. Ri... View more info

Image for Up Ship!  U. S. Navy Rigid Airships 1919-1935

Up Ship! U. S. Navy Rigid Airships 1919-1935

By: Robinson, Douglas H. and Charles L. Keller

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 9821

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36811

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is clean and bright, with one beginning edge tear to the front flap. "A rigid airship is a type of airship (or dirigible) in which the envelope is supported by an internal framework rather than by being kept in shape by the pressure... View more info