ETSO Anti-Exposure Suits

ETSO Pilot and Passenger Suit

The dry suit you can wear all day

Built for your comfort and based on the same design the US Coast Guard Helicopter Crews wear, U-Zip-ItTM suit, the ETSO Pilot and Passenger Suits are ETSO 2C503 compliant and will be the dry suit you can wear all day.


CAP1034 Approved Combination



CAP 1034 Survival Suit

The most comfortable dry-suit, ever.

It's all about the zipper.

The most comfortable dry-suit, ever. It's all about the zipper.

The unique U-Zip-It™ low slung entry zipper design provides ease of donning, unassisted zipper closure, enhanced comfort, and freedom of movement. In dry-suits, the zipper placement dictates comfort. The design of the U-ZIP-IT™ dry-suit was based around allowing the user to make any necessary movement with zero interference with the zipper, creating the most comfortable dry-suit.

Advanced technical patterns

provide you with full mobility, because you need it.

An ergonomic design with reinforced knee, seat and elbows allow for better mobility and durability anywhere in the aircraft. Half-suit donning possible for on the tarmac or briefing room. Custom sizing is available for the ETSO Pilot suit. The ETSO Passenger suit is offered in generic pool sizes.


Articulated knee

ETSO 2C503 Compliant

But still comfortable for all day wear

The ETSO suits are standard with waterproof, breathable, stretch socks attached to the suit and complete with a neoprene hood and glove kit. On the arms and legs are reflective panels for visibility and pockets for storage.





Internal Suspenders System

Internal suspender system allows you to remove the torso section of the suit whether standing by in the ready room or inside the (cockpit) flight deck.
Internal Suspenders System
When fully zipped the X_Back suspenders allow the suit to move with your body without sagging or binding. The innovative side bridle system allows the suspenders to remain on while lowering the bottom half far enough to use the restroom.
Established in 1920, Switlik Parachute Co. has been owned and operated by the Switlik family for four generations and is known worldwide as a manufacturer of the highest quality sewn and heat sealed inflatable safety and survival products for the aviation, marine, and military/government markets. Switlik products are defined by Quality, Performance and Innovation. All are proudly manufactured in Trenton, NJ USA, carrying the Switlik name on their labels for 90 years running.