Elon Musk revealed today the first image of a person sitting in what looks like a spacecraft cabin, wearing a bright SpaceX spacesuit. These suits have already been tested in “double vacuum pressure,” despite being “incredibly hard” to balance aesthetics and function, according to Musk. Manned test flights are scheduled for 2018, with flights to the station scheduled to take place in 2019. Continue reading for another video about SpaceX’s plans for Mars and more information.
“Typically adorning a nearly completely white outfit, with only a few small features of light and dark gray, the clothing appears very elegant, as well as rather spacious. furthermore, they add a modern update to traditional space suits, strengthening a Sci-Fi quality to them as especially highlighted with the helmet’s form,” reports Design Boom.