Developed primarily for the flight decks of all US aircraft carriers this Life Preserver

is to be worn on surface ships and submarines for shipboard operations. It consists of a color-coded cover vest and a fully enclosed flotation bladder.




    Single-Chamber, yoke-style flotation bladder

    Oral inflation tube for secondary inflation

    Replacment bladders are available

    Sleeveless cardigan style vest

    Front Zipper closure

    Adjustable waist strap with slide buckle fastener

    Includes water-activated strobe light, whistle and sea-dye marker

    Two equipment pockets

    Over 65sq. inches of retro-reflective tape

    7 different colors available

    Replacement covers are available


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NSN:   4220-01-XXX-XXXX

P/N:    CMV-1001-xx (complete)

Buoyancy:     29lbs, meets UL 1180, Type III PFD

Inflation System      24 gram CO2 cylinder (included) and

FLU-12/P auto inflator sold separately

Bladder P/N: CMV-1003-1

Cover Fabric:          FR Cotton/Nylon (88%/ 12%)

Colors          Red, Blue, Brown, Green, Yellow, White & Purple

Cover P/N:    CMV-1002-xx