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Helicopter Mobile Crewman Summer Survival System.
NAVAL AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER WARMINSTER PA AIRCRAFT AND CREW SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY DIRECTORATE
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The system is designed to provide the Mobile Crewman with the necessary survival capabilities to cover a wide range of emergencies when escaping from a downed helicopter. It is designed to provide flotation and lift capability and the use of survival items. This system is designed to be worn when anti-exposure equipment is not required and to interface with, and be used with the Back Pack Mini-Raft. The location of survival equipment away from the subjects frontal area in holster or chaps type containers, is a unique characteristic. The systems survival items consist of 1 PRC-90 Radio 2 MK-13 Mod 0 DayNight Flares 1 Dye Marker 1 Small Signal Mirror 1 Pen Gun Kit 1 Whistle 1 Strobe Light 1 Steady Burn Light 1 four ounce Water Bottle, and a Utility Knife.
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