NASA-Ames AX-3: Music Non Stop.

During the 1970s NASA’s Ames Research Center (ARC) explored the qualities of higher operating pressure (8-psi/55-KPa) space suits technologies which would allow zero pre-breathe time when operated from the future Space Shuttle. The ARC’s AX-3 suit was their complete prototype.

Its designer, Hubert Vykukal, is seen here demonstrating the “semihard-suit” mobility qualities. Some music.

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