Armor Source AIRE

Ultra-lightweight ballistic helmet for military and law enforcement. 40% lighter.

ArmorSource’s AIRE Helmet features cutting edge ballistic technology and is the lightest ballistic helmet solution in the defence and law enforcement markets today. Weighing in more than 40 percent lighter than traditional helmets, while exceeding or surpassing ballistic performance standards, The Aire offers higher fragmentation ballistic protection than the Legacy ACH and LW-ACH solutions and is second-to-none in terms of comfort and user protection.

OVERVIEW

Shell Design
US Army ACH Geometry

Shell Construction
Proprietary blend of Polyethylene and Composite Materials

Ballistic Standard
NIJ level IIIA 0108.01/0106.01

9mm BFD / Trauma
9-mm RTP/BFD < 1″ average Fragment Protection: 17 grain V50 > 2400 f/s (732 m/s)

Certification
From NIJ Laboratory

Fits
Head Sizes Medium / Large / X-Large

Shell Sizes
Large (unisize)

Extreme Testing Conditions
Performs under temperature between 160 °F (71°C) and -60°F (-51°C); Performs after 3 hours sea water immersion

Configuration
100% Boltless (Durability Verified)

Use
Special Units, Military, Law Enforcement

SHELL INFO

Finished Shell Nominal Weight*
Uni-size 1.5 lbs. / 0.68 Kg

SYSTEM INFO

Finished Helmet Nominal Weight**
Uni-size 1.9 lbs. / 0.86 Kg

Fully Loaded High-Cut Nominal Weight ***
Uni-size 2.1 lbs. / 0.96 Kg

* Regular-cut shell

** A Regular-cut helmet installed with retention and suspension systems

*** Special Command configuration: the complete kit, with ASR side-rails, NVG Shroud and Operational Loop System

SUSPENSION & RETENTION SYSTEMS

Standard
AIRELINK Standard Retention System
AIRESUPPORT Standard Suspension System Basic Pads

Advanced
AIRELINK Plus Dial Retention System
AIRESUPPORT PRIME Advanced Suspension System with D3O Pad System

AIRELOCK System
An advanced complete suspension and retention system made in partnership with Skylock.

COLOURS

Foliage Green
Olive Green
Sniper Black
Desert Tan
Coyote Brown

CUTS

High Cut
Mid Cut
Regular Cut