EVA 104 Gravity-Offset EVA Space Suit Evaluation Campaign

april, 2021

13apr(apr 13)8:00 am16(apr 16)5:00 pmFeaturedEVA 104 Gravity-Offset EVA Space Suit Evaluation CampaignGravity-offset research campaign to evaluate the Final Frontier Design EVA space suit by applying the tools and techniques developed through EVA 102 and EVA 103 courses


Event Details

EVA Space Suit Evaluation Program:

Day 1: EVA space suit donning, Assisting donning of EVA space suits. Chest control board operations, cooling, communication and lighting system operations. Introduction to gravity offset systems (Lunar, Martian, and microgravity operations).

Day 2-4: Surface EVA Evaluation, lunar and Martian gravity (scooper, drill, hammer, soil sampler, spectrometer, remote rover operations). Microgravity operations (drill and ‘Task Board 3’ panel removal and maintenance, hatch operations, camera mounting and operation, translation using handrails and carabiners). MCC operations, medical monitoring, and gravity offset system operations. Comparative evaluation of finger, hand, and upper body strength in unsuited, suited and unpressurized, and suited and pressurized environments.

Instructors: Ken Trujillo, Ted Southern


13 (Tuesday) 8:00 am - 16 (Friday) 5:00 pm EDT


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6767 Route de l'Aéroport Saint-Hubert, Quebec J3Y 8Y9

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