1988

The beginning of development of a breadboard for an advanced ejection seat, the K-90.

A new modification of the EVA spacesuit, ORLAN-DMA,was brought to the MIR orbiting station.

The KOKOS-1 set, which comprises the Baklan aviation pressure suit, for Tu-160 pilots was designed and developed.

The ejection seat with the STRIZH full pressure rescue suit for the BURAN reusable spacecraft was tested at the altitude of 35–40 km.