The MEDEVAC Litter (Figure 1) is designed for in water, shipboard, mountain, and other restricted area rescues. It is an alternative to the Stokes Litter. It has a low, narrow profile, flotation pads, two carrying harnesses, a carrying case and can be folded for easy transporting. It weighs approximately 40 pounds and measures 80 inches long and 16 1/2 inches wide.
Figure 1. MEDEVAC Litter and Components