VKK-15K High-Altitude Pressure Suit

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The VKK-15K high-altitude pressure suit is a fighter pilot’s flight gear designed to provide life support and enhance performance of flight personnel. It is used in flight missions over land.

Max pressure, kgf/cm2:

bladder 0.9

capstan 0.5


Max cockpit depressurization altitude, 

20 km


Operational time at an altitude of over 12 km

(rapid cockpit depressurisation), min 3

including time at altitude of 20 km, min 1


Weight, kg

not more than 4.65


Service life, yrs


Defense Products & Services: VKK-15K High-Altitude Pressure Suit
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Suits, protective, aircrew
Description: VKK-15K High-Altitude Pressure Suit
Source of Information: Rosoboronexport Joint Stock Company