Category: spacesuit

Apollo 11 crew garments, as seen in “Apo…

Apollo 11 crew garments, as seen in “Apollo Initial Lunar Landing Mission,” a fold-out guide distributed by General Electric.

Apollo 11 intravehicular spacesuits. From &ldq…

Apollo 11 intravehicular spacesuits. From “Apollo Initial Lunar Landing Mission,” General Electric, 1969.

Neil Armstrong’s Apollo 11 spacesuit, 19…

Neil Armstrong’s Apollo 11 spacesuit, 1969.

Looking inside an Apollo moonsuit, illustrated…

Looking inside an Apollo moonsuit, illustrated by Paul Calle, 1969.

Alien spacesuit concept by Ron Cobb.

Alien spacesuit concept by Ron Cobb.

Anthropometric study of a spacesuit, 1965.

Anthropometric study of a spacesuit, 1965.

The “Buddy System” for life support. 1970 diag…

The “Buddy System” for life support. 1970 diagram from NASA.

Neil Armstrong in a classic silver Gemini G-2C…

Neil Armstrong in a classic silver Gemini G-2C training suit, 1964.

A vintage NASA press photo shows Gemini 8 astr…

A vintage NASA press photo shows Gemini 8 astronaut (and future moonwalker) Neil Armstrong in his silver Gemini G-2C spacesuit. (Stellar Views)

Test pilot Scott Crossfield during a study of …

Test pilot Scott Crossfield during a study of the XMC-2 pressure suit, 1955.