Maritime Armor System (MAS)

Maritime Armor System (MAS)

THE CUSTOMER:

Naval Sea Warfare Center Panama City (NAVSEA) for PMS 408 ANTI TERRORISM AFLOAT

THE CHALLENGE:

Maritime Armor System (MAS) is a system consisting of a base vest and modular components for tailoring protection levels to defeat multiple ballistic and fragmentation hazards while performing security and Anti- Terrorism/Force Protection (AT/FP) duties in a maritime environment. The MAS is a critical safety item.

The Maritime Armor System (MAS), consisting of the base vest assembly, soft armor ballistic inserts and removable buoyancy compensator panels.

This is a continuation and update of the previous vests worn by the Navy, the Navy Security Forces Vest (NSFV). The MAS has better performance characteristics. The modular vest uses improved technology for protection for each sailor.

COMPONENTSIZES
Outer Vest Assembly2 sizes: Medium, Large
Soft Armor Ballistic Inserts, Front and Back2 sizes: Medium, Large
Soft Armor Ballistic Inserts, Cummerbund1 size
Buoyancy Compensator Panels, Front and Back2 sizes: Medium, Large
Buoyancy Compensator Panels, Cummerbund1 size