Chapter 7. Emergency Systems
P.E. John Muratore
Research Associate Professor, Aviation Systems and Flight Research, University of Tennessee Space Institute, Tullahoma, Tennessee
7.2 Personal Protective Equipment
By Baraquiel Reyna
7.1. Space Rescue
Space rescue has been a topic of speculation for a wide community of people for decades. Astronauts, aerospace engineers, diplomats, medical and rescue professionals, inventors, and science fiction writers all speculated on this problem. Martin Caidin's (1964)
, dealt with the problems of rescuing a crew stranded in low Earth orbit. Legend at the Johnson Space Center says that Caidin's portrayal of a Russian attempt to save the American ...