Pressure Suit, G3-C, McDivitt, Training

This G3-C spacesuit was made for and worn by astronaut James McDivitt during training sessions prior to the Gemini 4 mission in June, 1965.

The training suit was identical to the suit worn during the mission, and like that suit, this one was made from high-temperature (HT) nylon (Nomex), permitted freedom of movement, and was equipped with communication and bio-medical transmission equipment.

NASA - Johnson Space Center transferred this suit to the musuem in 1983.

Transferred from NASA - Johnson Space Center

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
David Clark Company, Inc.
Astronaut
James A. McDivitt

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Pressure Suits

Materials
Exterior: HT nylon
Zippers: Cotton, brass, rubber/neoprene
Interior: Neoprene-coated nylon
Connectors, fittings and disconnects: Anodized aluminum
Dimensions
Overall: 60.96 x 22.86 x 152.4cm (2ft x 9in. x 5ft)

This G3-C spacesuit was made for and worn by astronaut James McDivitt during training sessions prior to the Gemini 4 mission in June, 1965.

The training suit was identical to the suit worn during the mission, and like that suit, this one was made from high-temperature (HT) nylon (Nomex), permitted freedom of movement, and was equipped with communication and bio-medical transmission equipment.

NASA - Johnson Space Center transferred this suit to the musuem in 1983.

Transferred from NASA - Johnson Space Center

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
David Clark Company, Inc.
Astronaut
James A. McDivitt

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Pressure Suits

Materials
Exterior: HT nylon
Zippers: Cotton, brass, rubber/neoprene
Interior: Neoprene-coated nylon
Connectors, fittings and disconnects: Anodized aluminum
Dimensions
Overall: 60.96 x 22.86 x 152.4cm (2ft x 9in. x 5ft)

ID: A19830079000