UNDER ARMOUR REVEALS SPACESUIT FOR FUTURE PASSENGERS OF VIRGIN GALACTIC.
Space travels are closer than you think. Under Armour revealed a spacesuit that was designed in collaboration with Virgin Galactic.
It means that people who already signed up for traveling into space with Virgin Galactic will wear outfits designed by Under Armour.
LET’S HAVE A LOOK AT THIS SPACESUIT
New spacesuit doesn’t only look good. It is intelligent and armored with the latest technology.
The outfit is designed to:
- fit perfectly to the body and act as a second skin
- control blood flow during high and zero-G flight’s portions,
- manage body temperature and moisture
- control sweat
The entire spacesuit is in deep cosmic blue, with elements of light blue color to express a mixture of colors in the space.
Designers took care of every, even small detail.
The suit should suppose to provide users with optimal mobility and comfort.
Therefore the shoulders and neck area are cushioned with pads for extra protection during the higher G portions during flight.
Under Armour thought even about families of travelers and added in the jacket a clear pocket for a photo of a loved one,
For better temperature management, engineers use materials like Tencel Luxe, SpinIt, and Nomex.
For comfort and usability, designers made sure that suit has plenty of pockets enough to keep all necessary personal belongings.
Fast drying and exceptionally well-fitting materials that can control body temperature and sweat stand for definitely for comfort.
Future passengers will be able also to communicate thanks to the built-in suit system.
That itself can change the game and make users more comfortable and calm during the flight.
During designing boots, engineers paid attention to give users exceptional experience and mobility.
Therefore Under Armour footwear is lightweight and functional.
They are cushioned with the softest, flame-proof materials and look more like racing cars than space boots.
THE BOTTOM LINE
More than 600 people who signed up for space travel with Virgin Galactic will be pleased to wear outfits provided by Under Armour.
We will be following the efforts of those two amazing brands and keep you up to date with news.