How Much Clothing Do Astronauts Pack for Space Missions?
Do astronauts change clothes while on the ISS?Robert Frost:
Yes. Six months without changing clothes would be rather unbearable. The astronauts are budgeted the following clothing:
1 pair of shoes for the treadmill
1 pair of shoes for the bike
1 pair of exercise shorts for every 3 days of exercise
1 T-shirt for every 3 days of exercise
1 work shirt for every 10 days
1 T-shirt for under the workshirt for every 10 days
1 pair work pants/shorts for every 10 days
1 pair underwear for every 2 days
1 pair socks for every 2 days
2 pairs Russian overalls (optional)
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