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HMP Research Station Hamilton Sundstrand Space Suit Photo Report - July 29, 2005

Status Report From: Haughton-Mars Project (HMP)
Posted: Friday, July 29, 2005

Note: The HMP will provide media organizations with print quality photographs when available upon request. All images must include the photo credit: Haughton-Mars Project 2005.

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Gathering around the just arrived crate containing the Hamilton Sundstrand space suit.

The initial unpacking of the space suit.

A planning meeting to discuss everyones needs for space suit testing.

An initial check of the space suit begins here with the two Hamilton Sundstarnd engineers, Susie Shimamoto and Gregory Quinn.

The space suit check-out continues.

More adjustments are made to the space suit.

Susie makes a few more adjustments before the rest of the space suit is donned.

Gregory adjusts the space suit helmet and visor.

The space suit upper torso is now on and the initial check-out complete.

Gregory begins testing the space suit visor shade.

Gregory adjusts the space suit visor shade.

Susie now tries the space suit.

Susie is fully outfitted and the initial space suit check-out is just about complete.

Susie poses for the cameras in the space suit.

Dr. Jeff Jones of NASA Johnson Space Center tests the suit in a late night simulation.

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