SpaceX Spacesuit First Look: It Looks Great and It Works

Newsmax | 8/23/2017 | Staff
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Elon Musk posted a first look on Instagram Wednesday at the SpaceX spacesuit designed by to be worn on the SpaceX Dragon capsule during trips to the International Space Station.

Musk noted in the caption that the suit “actually works” and has been tested in a double vacuum. It wasn’t easy for SpaceX to make the suit look good and work well too, Musk said.

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“Was incredibly hard to balance esthetics and function. Easy to do either separately,” Musk commented.

The suit is not made for spacewalking, Geekwire reported, and is noticeably trimmer than the EVA suits worn by astronauts who leave the space station or shuttle for exploration or to complete missions in outer space.

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