Survival Equipment Set

Purpose:

Designed for survival of an aircraft crew at an emergency splashdown.

SES supports:

  • breathing at escape from the flight vehicle landed on water or sunken at the depth down to 20 m;
  • floating-up from the 20 m depth (no more), floatation on the water surface and hoisting aboard the rescue ship (boat) or helicopter.

Complete set comprises:

  • lifebelt;
  • АПД-2 breathing apparatus.

Specifications:

SES is operable at the depths

 

down to 20 m

Breathing apparatus cylinder capacity

 

0.7 l

Device to hoist the victim out of water withstands the load

 

at least 500 kgf

SES mass

 

no more than 4.5 kg

Breathing apparatus mass

 

no more than 2.4 kg