Having a flight suit and gloves that meet the lower atmosphere's demands can be just as important as flying itself.
Being in the helicopter's cockpit for most of the day can wear on a pilot's flight suit. This fact is why it is essential to have a state-of-the-art set of equipment.
Getting the proper equipment can keep a pilot safe during flight, all while keeping them safe from excessive heat, wind, or cold.
Thankfully, there are quite a few options for providing pilots with durable flight equipment that will last for a long time. With so many options out there, it can be challenging to select the correct gear.
Evolution Aviation Helmets is here to help pilots get the equipment they need to perform their flight tasks.
From flight suits to flight jackets, there are many different ways to protect a pilot in the air. Depending on a pilot's particular needs, specific options might be more beneficial than others.
At Evolution Aviation Helmets, we offer:
Depending on a person's individual preferences, they might prefer certain types of flight equipment over others. In the end, it all comes down to preference.
If you're still unsure, we can run through some of our flight products' more subtle details. There may be a lot of choices out there, but we're here to help.
1. NOMEX Propper CWU 27/P Flight Suit
This one-piece flight suit is our top seller. Flame-resistant and durable, this protective suit comes with plenty of storage pockets. This suit is both durable and protective, made of 92% Meta Aramid, 5% Para-Aramid, and 3% conductive fiber fabrics.
The NOMAX construction of this one-piece flight suit makes it flame resistant and thermal, providing adequate protection at high altitudes and temperatures.
The NOMEX material makes this flight suit form-fitting and comfortable, allowing maximum comfort while protecting a pilot's needs when flying.
It is also built to military specification FNS/PD 96-17 (MIL-C-83141A), meaning all United States Flight Crews can wear it. This flight suit features a two-way zipper and a Velcro waist belt.
It features both a knife pocket and a pencil pocket. These pockets allow a pilot to keep their most essential material on hand for easier access.
2. Government Issue NOMEX Flight Gloves
For pilots looking for protection for their hands, our Government-Issue Nomex Flight Gloves can help. The thermal, elastic material of the gloves gives a pilot additional grip while in the air. These gloves can withstand over 700° F of heat, making them a valuable resource in the air and combat.
These gloves feature an antistatic, form-fitting NOMEX material on the fingers and durable leather on the palms. This material provides both traction and comfort while a pilot is flying. It protects the hands from burns, sharp objects, frigid air, and other flight hazards.
An elastic cuff makes these gloves fit snugly on any size hand. Since these gloves fit government specifications, pilots can wear them in both flight and combat.
3. MIL-SPEC Desert Tan NOMEX CWU 45/P
If a pilot is looking for a comfortable way to get thermal protection and space for storage, look no further than our MIL-SPEC Desert Tan NOMEX CWU 45/P Flight Jacket.
This jacket features a NOMEX fire-resistant fabric, complete with knit cuffs, an elastic waistband, double-stitched cargo pockets, and a storm flap. This jacket also features a zipper, which adds an extra layer of protection during stormy flights or drills.
Made in a current contract with the United States Department of Defense, this jacket fits current military specifications. Both comfortable and protective, this flight jacket is an essential piece for any pilot to own.
Why Choose Evolution Aviation Helmets?
At Evolution Aviation Helmets, our dedicated team knows a lot about military-grade supplies and equipment. Our Veteran-owned and operated location in Melbourne, Florida, is here to meet all of your aviation and combat needs.
If you're looking for something other than flight jackets, we also offer a high-quality selection of helmets and helmet accessories on our website.