AQUA-SIRIUS Long Range Strobe Gains FAA Approval

By | July 2nd, 2018|Company News, News, Products, Quality, Survival|

Lifesaving Systems Corp is pleased to announce that our Aqua-Sirius long range strobe light (#641-LRS) has received FAA approval under TSO-C85B- Survivor Locator Lights.  This approval was sought so that we can use the device as the strobe light for our TRITON Harness as part of the FAA Approval for the vest.  Our efforts in [...]

LSC nyutvikler D-LOK

By | April 22nd, 2018|Company News, News, Norwegian, Quality, Safety, Translations|

LSCs nyutviklede krokfeste vil gjøre den påviste D-LOK enda sikrere enn originalen etter hvert som heisemetoder og utstyr utvikler seg.   Lifesaving Systems har omformet dobbeltlåsfestet til heisekroken D-LOK basert på tilbakemeldinger fra kunder og problemer knyttet til dynamisk utrulling, samt den stadige utviklingen av metoden for helikopterredning og utstyr som brukes av [...]

LSC Redesigns the D-LOK

By | April 20th, 2018|Company News, Design, Helicopter Gear, News, Quality, Safety|

(Les denne artikkelen på norsk) LSC's redesigned hook gate will make the proven D-LOK even safer than the original as hoisting tactics and equipment use evolves. Lifesaving Systems has redesigned the double-locking gate for our D-LOK hoist hook in response to customer feedback and issues relating to dynamic rollout and the ever-changing tactics [...]

The Next Bright Idea – the SIRIUS-LRS Available Now

By | November 13th, 2017|Company News, News, Products, Survival, Videos|

I’ve always said that my favorite nighttime signalling device is one that isn’t  Coast Guard approved.  A good waterproof LED flashlight, with its focused beam, can reach out to any light you can see in the sky.  If you can see a boat on the horizon or helicopter searching a focused flash light will definitely [...]

Go Army! AED Approves LSC Hoist Hooks

By | July 28th, 2017|Army, Company News, News, Uncategorized|

Following extensive evaluation by the U.S. Army's Aviation Engineering Directorate (AED), the most popular hoist hook in the world is now available for use on U.S. Army Helicopters.  The D-Lok Hook, the first hook designed to eliminate the possibility of dynamic rollout from the hoist hook, has seen action around the world and is now [...]

Packing Your Vest: Why Signalling Strobes Belong on the Outside

By | June 9th, 2017|News, Safety|

When LSC designed the Low Profile Flotation Collar (LPFC), it was in response to a real need for helicopter aviators: the need to look around. Where the collar crosses over the shoulders the collar is only 6mm thick when properly packed. This allows a flyer with a helmet to easily turn their head without making [...]

TRITON Rescue Harness Receives TSO C167 Approval from the FAA

By | June 4th, 2017|Helicopter Gear, News, Products|

Lifesaving Systems Corp. is pleased to announce that our TRITON Rescue Harness has received FAA Approval under TSO C167 - Personnel Carrying Device Systems (PCDS). This approval comes after significant independent laboratory testing and review by the FAA. As more and more sea rescue operations move to contracted services, the requests for regulatory approval likewise [...]

UPDATE: US Army AED Approves ALL LSC Medevac Litters

By | September 1st, 2016|Army, Helicopter Gear, News, Products|

After recently adding our quick strops  and then soon after our Medevac II Liters to their list of approved devices, the Army's AED  Aviation Engineering Directorate (AED), has evaluated our original Medevac litters and added the devices to Airworthiness Release (AWR) 980 as approved for use on U.S. Army UH/HH-60 platforms. The Medevac litters, including the #402, [...]