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David learns about the NASA suit with his parents and hospital staff. Each time he uses his suit, helpers must complete a 24-step pre-excursion hookup and a 28-step suit donning procedure to keep his environment sterile.
"Verify suit has been inspected... and that suit gloves are within their expected life limit... Verify/install suit door securely in place on suit connector ring and properly sealed within sterilization bag."-- User's Manual, "Suit Checkout"