Technical Specifications


FAA Approved Switlik Helicopter Vest



  • Signature SWITLIK X-Back  ergonomic design for superior comfort in the seated position
  • One-size-fits-all: Maximum adjustment capability to fit the largest range of sizes
  • Dual opening zipper design
  • Designed to transfer the load away from your neck
  • Twin chamber inflatable cell with two oral tubes
  • Built in locator light & emergency whistle
  • Storage pockets for excess webbing
  • Breathable protective cover fabric for reduced thermal burden and increased durability
  • Modular Lightweight Load-Carrying Equipment (MOLLE) system permits customization of vest with accessories.
  • Low profile design virtually eliminates interference with your helmet
  • Integrated grab handle allows wearers to be pulled to safety in a search and rescue scenario.


Weight: 2.38 lbs (1.08kg)
Buoyancy: Over 35 lbs
Inflation System: Two 18g CO2 cylinders
Cover Fabric: Nomex®/Kevlar® Blend
Color: Available in Cobalt Blue & Burnt Orange 
Webbing: 1-1/2in webbing conforms to MIL-W-17337
Model: HV-35C


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