The MK-46 CV™ is a lightweight, constant wear inflatable life preserver, designed for use by helicopter pilots and passengers. The construction of the MK-46 CV™ life preserver is superior in quality and durability, engineered for constant wear comfort while wearing a helmet and easy integration with seat harness. The life preserver is universally sized with a fully adjustable waist belt. The MK-46 CV™ includes equipment pockets specifically designed to carry essential survival accessories such as radio, emergency oxygen (HEED), flares, etc.
The MK-46 CV™ life preserver consist of two independent flotation cells, providing 38 pounds of buoyancy. Inflation is activated with a manual inflation system, utilizing a 16 gram CO2 cylinder on each bladder. Backup oral inflation is provided on each cell.
The flotation cells are encased in a durable 500denier Cordura® Nylon shell, available in a variety of colors (OD Green, Navy Blue, Black).