Spacesuits From The Past

Lunar spacesuit design from the 1940s

BIS Lunar Space Suit by H.E.Ross and R.A.Smith, 1949 and 1950
Source: The BIS

The earliest conceived spacesuit can be traced back to as early as 1949. The design principles and the ideas were documented in a paper presented by self-taught engineer H. E. Ross and artist R. A. Smith at the British Interplanetary Society (BIS) symposium.



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Kamna Kirti

Kamna Kirti


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