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28 Oct Project PoSSUM Members complete first microgravity evaluation of a commercial spacesuit

Project POSSUM recently completed the first microgravity evaluation of a commercial spacesuit. The 3G IVA spacesuit, manufactured by Final Frontier Designs of Brooklyn, NY, was tested through a series of four microgravity flights on a Falcon 20 research aircraft specially modified for microgravity operations. 16...

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27 Oct Project PoSSUM Graduates Scientist-Astronaut Class 1502

On October 8th, Project PoSSUM graduated 11 students as part of PoSSUM Scientist-Astronaut Class 1502. The PoSSUM candidates learned about upper-atmospheric and noctilucent cloud science while participating in realistic mission simulations developed in partnership with Embry-Riddle. These simulations trained its candidates to effectively use PoSSUM...

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