Boot X-Ray

     

Boot X-Ray

An x-ray of an Apollo-era "overboot" shows the adjustment strap that allowed astronauts to tighten this boot over another shoe that was attached to the spacesuit. Suited for Space will be on view at the museum in Washington, DC from July 26 - December 1, 2013.

X-ray by Roland H. Cunningham and Mark Avino

Image Number: WEB13030-2013
Credit: Image by Mark Avino, Smithsonian Institution
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