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    • Failure Simulation Testing of the Z-1 Spacesuit Titanium Bearing Assemblies 

      Stephen Peralta; Alfredo Juarez; Jonathan Tylka; Richard Rhodes (46th International Conference on Environmental Systems, 2016-07-10)
      The Z-1 is NASA's next generation spacesuit, designed for a range of possible missions with enhanced mobility for spacewalks both on planetary surfaces and in microgravity. Increased mobility was accomplished through ...
    • Z-2 Space Suit: A Case Study in Human Spaceflight Public Outreach 

      Shane Mcfarland (46th International Conference on Environmental Systems, 2016-07-10)
      NASA Johnson Space Center’s Z-series of planetary space suit prototypes is an iterative development platform with a Mars-forward design philosophy, targeting a Mars surface mission in the mid-2030s. The first space suit ...