Assortment of vintage publications relating to the development of the Apollo and Skylab space suits, including: a Hamilton Standard booklet entitled "Mobility," consisting of a visual breakdown of their dynamic new space suit; a pair of ILC Industries brochures, one entitled "Space Suits for Project Apollo," the other "The New Apollo and Skylab Space Suits"; an ILS Industries packet for "The New Apollo Space Suit," which features a pair of detailed suit illustrations; an ILC Industries information sheet for the "Apollo Space Suit," showing an illustration of the "Pressure Garment Assembly"; a 15-page packet from Hamilton Standard for "Project Apollo, Portable Life Support System," which offers an informative rundown of its properties and equipment; and an Aviation Week & Space Technology newsletter, with a special report for "Apollo Spacesuit Design Program." In overall very good to fine condition. From the collection of Dan Schaiewitz, who worked as Extravehicular Crew Training Engineer at KSC. View Dan's many Collect Space posts here. Engineer Dan Schaiewitz gives us a fascinating firsthand glimpse into his experiences on the cutting edge of space exploration during the Apollo missions, in this podcast.
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