NASA Spinoff Database: Space Suit Technologies Protect Deep-Sea Divers

NASA Center: Johnson Space Center
Public Release Year: 2008
Reference Number: JSC-SO-215
Category: Public Safety
Origin: ECLSS

Paragon Space Development Corporation is a Tucson, Arizona-based firm specializing in aerospace engineering and technology development, and is a major supplier of environmental control and life support system and subsystem design for the aerospace industry. Through its work with NASA, the company has developed a suit for protecting divers who are called on to work in extreme and dangerous conditions, such as high pressure, toxic chemical spills, the hot waters of the Persian Gulf, and chemical warfare agents.

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Page Number in Published book: 80
Manufacturer: Paragon Space Development Corporation

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