Description

Ideally suited for confined area rescues, LSC’s Medevac litter is currently carried as required equipment onboard all US Navy surface vessels and SAR helicopters, as well as US Coast Guard cutters and other rescue agencies worldwide. Narrow design permits easy transfer through hatches and doorways of marine vessels. The Medevac litter is engineered to withstand the conditions encountered in remote operations, such as in-water rescue, submarine/shipboard rescue, mountain rescue, and other restricted areas requiring a versatile, narrow, and low-profile litter.  Integrated flotation designed to self-right and float with the patient’s head slightly reclined to provide maximum freeboard. Includes stowage case with backpack harness for easy transport & two carrying harnesses to allow personnel free use of their hands while carrying litter and patient. Tubular stainless steel or lightweight titanium frame & skid construction.  Fast action, sliding couplers secure the two halves of the litter and are locked in place within seconds. The Medevac litter may be hoisted in either vertical or horizontal positions. For horizontal hoisting, use LSC #190 Litter Hoisting Sling, sold separately.

Approved on AWR980 by the U.S. Army.