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pressure suit for er-2

ER-2 Life Support

Flight Preparation. Pilot Jim Barrilleaux is assisted into a full pressure suit by Jim Sokolik in preparation for an ER-2 flight. The suit ensures survivability at high altitude in the event of aircraft cabin depressurization.

At 65,000+ feet, the last thing he wants to worry about is quality.

Pressure Suit History

Author: Mark W. Davis, Lockheed Martin Skunk Works