Introduction »» NOMEX Flight suit CWU-73 - Royal blue
These aviator flight coveralls, CWU-73, are one piece garments fabricated from polyamide cloth, a high temperature resistant, inherently flame retardant Nomex® synthetic fabric with no hot melt point or drip characteristics. The lightweight (4.2 ounce/square yard) fabric will not support combustion, but will begin to char at 700° to 800° degrees Fahrenheit.
The fabric has abrasion resistance similar to nylon. The coveralls contain an anti-static finish.
(LSI P/N: CLO-1130-size) - Note: Navy Blue also referred to as model CWU-73/P
Closure of LSI flight coveralls is provided with a slide fastener and slide pass-throughs, a bi-swingback, hook and pile fastener tape size adjustments for the waist and sleeves, and a slide fastener size adjustment on each leg terminal. The sleeves on the coveralls shall always be worn down and closed at the wrist to ensure maximum fire protection.