This page no longer updated from 31 October 2001. Latest version can be found at G5C

Gemini Light Suit
Gemini Light Suit - Gemini Lightweight Suit

Credit: USAF. 14,144 bytes. 160 x 332 pixels.

Other Designations: Gemini G5C Space Suit. Manufacturer's Designation: Gemini Lightweight Suit. Class: Manned. Type: Space Suits. Nation: USA. Agency: USAF. Manufacturer: Dave Clark.

The David Clark G5C lightweight space suit was developed for long duration Project Gemini missions. It was designed to be easily removed during flight and to provide greater comfort than the standard Gemini space suit. Astronauts Frank Borman and James A. Lovell used suits of this type during their 14 day Gemini VII mission in December 1965.


Back to Index
Last update 12 March 2001.
Contact Mark Wade with any corrections or comments.
Conditions for use of drawings, pictures, or other materials from this site..
© Mark Wade, 2001 .