Engineers Put An Arm In Space

Engineers Put An Arm In Space

Engineers Put An Arm In Space

December 1963...

What does it feel like in space? Engineers working on Project Apollo at Honeywell's Aeronautical Division in Minneapolis can find out by thrusting an arm into a pressure-suit glove set in a small Plexiglas vacuum chamber and working a hand control unit.

Experiencing the handicap of a pressurized space suit helps them in designing control equipment for astronauts.

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