1973 US Navy Pilot LPA-2 Life Preserver + Survival Vest Vietnam Era
The set includes the LPA-2 life preserver and SV2-B survival vest. The LPA-2 is dated 1973 and has been modified with the FLU8/P automatic inflation device. The survival vest SV2-B pattern is dated 1975. It has numerous pockets for survival items, an integrated leather scabbard for the Camillus or Ontario jet pilot survival knife. It has been modified by riggers with elastic straps for the MX angle flashlight (not included). Holster for the 38 cal. S&W revolver (not included). Nice matching set.
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