Watercooled undergarment used underneath pressure

Made:
1966

Watercooled undergarment used underneath pressure suits in high altitude aircraft. Developed at the Royal Aircraft Establishment, Farnborough, c. 1966. Similar to watercooled undergarments used by Apollo astronauts.

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DisplayLocation:
Science Museum, Exploring Space Gallery
Category:
Space Technology
Object Number:
1997-196
type:
watercooled undergarment
credit:
Fairbrass, Sheila
status:
Permanent collection

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