Attaches to hoist hook and hangs below crewman. Intended to discharge static electricity to ground. Integrated weak link (200 lb.) to allow cable to separate in case of entanglement.
The Department of the United States Army has approved the Lifesaving Systems Static Discharge Cable per the Airworthiness Release (AWR) for Rescue Hoist Equipment on UH/HH-60 Helicopters (AWR 980).