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Old 08-11-2016, 07:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Hail Ants View Post
Along with allowing zero-G simulation the 'vomit comet' could alter its parabolic course and instead simulate the 1/6 gravity of the Moon as well. I can't find the footage of it but I've seen film of the Apollo astronauts wearing their lunar surface suits and practicing walking and moving around inside the plane (on a simulated lunar surface) in just this manner.
They did that on MythBusters, too.