Space Suit Android Drawings

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0062
Creators:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation
Dates:
1964
Languages:
English
English.
Physical Description:
3.1 Cubic feet
1 24 x 38 x 2 drawer
Repository:
This collection consists of engineering drawings for the android and related gear.

Scope and Content
Scope and Content
This collection consists of engineering drawings for the android and related gear.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Alphabetical Order.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
The Space Suit Android was built by ITT under contract to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). NASA's Manned Spaceflight Center, Crew Systems Division, used the android to test and evaluate space suit designs and related equipment for mobility and operational stress. The android was later considered by the United States Air Force for use in its bionics program.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition note
National Air and Space Museum, Division of Space History, transfer, 1989, 1989-0062, Unknown

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
No restrictions on access
Preferred Citation
Space Suit Android Drawings, Acc. 1989-0062, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Conditions Governing Use
Permissions Requests

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Drawings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Androids Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Astronautics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Space suits Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Aeronautics and Space Administration Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Air and Space Museum Archives
14390 Air & Space Museum Parkway
Chantilly, VA 20151
NASMRefDesk@si.edu
http://airandspace.si.edu/research/resources/archives/