Aeromilitec manufacture and distribute a wide range of integrated  military aircrew Life Preservers / Survival Vests for jets and rotary wing aircrafts.

The Life Preserver types including LPU-9/P, LPU-10/P, LPU-11/P,LPU-17/P,LPU-18/P.LPU-19/P, LPU-20/P, LPU.37/P , LPU-38/P ( Integrated CMU-33/P with LPU-23D/P) LPU-40/P, LPU-24D/P . We supply these Life Preservers with or without Conax or Stratus auto inflators, with or without US Gov survival accessories and with or without Torso Harnesses.

The LPU-17/P, LPU-18/P, LPU-19 and LPU-20/P are designed specifcally for pilots and aircrew to be worn over flight coveralls or immersion suits is an inflatable cell integrated into a survival vest.  Providing a full 37 lbs of slf righting buoyancy, the inflatable cell - available in manual or auto inflation - is comprised of two independent chambers separated by a fully integrated floating baffle system.  This provides for an orally inflated reserve chamber in the event that the primary chamber becomes damaged.

Each vest is lightweight - approximately 4 lbs unloaded - and contains specific pocket requirements for stowage of survival items such PLB,survival kits, food rations,flare kits and strobe lights as well a pocket designed to integrate a personal weapon.  It is made with a Nomex fire resistant cover and mesh for high durability.  As well, each vest is integrated with a lifting harness for over water rescue by helicopter, and contains a buddy line and SOLAS emergency whistle.


FEATURES

  • Compatible with Re-arm Kit Model # MI5707
  • Manual inflatable flotation cell
  • Survival vest contains specific pockets for stowage of survival gear
  • Made with Nomex fire resistant fabric and mesh
  • Dual chamber system for emergency oral inflation in the event of damage to one chamber
  • Integrated lifting harness
  • Waist and chest adjustment straps
  • Buddy-line and SOLAS whistle
  • Provides 37lb buoyancy (more than twice the buoyancy needed for an average person to float)
  • Weighs approximately 4lbs unloaded


MATERIALS
The high frequency welded construction of the inflatable cell utilizes polyurethane coated nylon fabric which exceeds the requirements of both MIL-C-83489 and AMS 3272/1.  The protective LP cover is constructed from fire resistant 6 oz Nomex® aramid fabric.