Would have been more logical, and more fun for the audience, if she was simply on her back.
Galaxy of Terror was her first listed film project in 1981 and her career continues clear up to 2011 as Producer of Scream 4.
One talented and beautiful woman.
I say that after having seen even more graphic scenes since.
Comment from video: Aug 20, 2016 1 A great follow-up scene.
The tattered uniform is naturally the shread of uniform from this scene at the 4 second mark just draped across her chest sideways.
I believe that body double was Iya Labunka who also did the prosthetics fabrication ie.