Flame Resistant Textile
Why did NASA make Flame Resistant Textile?
Why did NASA make Flame resistant textile?
During the 1970s and 1980s, PBI was instrumental to NASA's spaceflight program, and the material was used extensively on Apollo, Skylab and numerous space shuttle missions. PBI fibers were used in astronaut flight suits, clothing, and on tethers and other gear that required extreme thermal tolerance and durability.