X-Back Basic Life Vest

Technical Specifications

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FAA Approved Switlik Helicopter VestFeatures

  • Signature SWITLIK X-back construction with ergonomic design for superior comfort while in the seated position.
  • Designed to transfer the load away from your neck.
  • Twin cell inflatable life-vest with two oral tubes.
  • Innovative protective cover with dual-opening zipper design that provides emergency access to both oral tubes.
  • Built in locator light.
  • Replaceable inflatable cell and/or cover option.
  • Two permanently attached pockets for gear storage.



Weight: 2 lbs 6 oz (1.08kg)
Buoyancy: Over 35 lbs
Inflation System: Two 18g CO2 cylinders
Cover Fabric: Nomex®/Kevlar® Blend
Color: Available in Cobalt Blue 
Pockets: CORDURA® High Denier Nylon 
Model: HV-35C


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