Space Suit Maintenance Station

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A necessary component of future long-term martian habitats, such as Atlair, will be a suit maintenance station. What is a suit maintenance station, you ask? That was the question given to us as our primary focus for six weeks - to design a solution within given constraints, then translate those concepts into full-scale low-fidelity models of quality to evaluate. Our process over our six weeks included: investigating and organizing several distinct concepts; developing a dialogue with ILC suit technicians and Lockheed engineers to inform, develop and validate our concepts; strategizing and collecting data to model; modeling several iterations of concepts; and responding to feedback.