Phase I Apollo Helmet

Phase I Apollo Helmet
X-ray of a helmet that was developed for the Phase I Apollo program. The David Clark company built it. It is make of all polycarbonate and has a "dome" shape. The size and shape of the helmet would have enabled the wearer to move his head within the helmet. The helmet was used on the S-1026 IVA suit in addition to the modified suit above.
  • 2008-1859

  • Copyright/Owner: Smithsonian Institution
  • Source: National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
  • Photographer: Mark Avino
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