Tag: Spacesuits

Spacesuits are getting an upgrade

NASA has already spent at least $200 million on its spacesuit renewal programme, and now the first designs are leaving the dressing room for tests. Read more:

ISS Update: Russian Spacesuits and Spacewalks

NASA Public Affairs Officer Brandi Dean interviews Marc Ciupitu, EVA Flight and Increment Manager, about the Russian Orlan spacesuits that cosmonauts wear during spacewalks. Marc also discusses what the cosmonauts …

Luca’s Russian spacesuits

ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano explains what Russian spacesuits he is trained to use for his Volare mission to the International Space Station. Named after birds of prey, the Orlan and …