The Gentex TACAIR Advanced Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Respirator System was specifically designed and tested to meet stringent performance specifications by the Department of Defense. The state-of-the-art system respirator provides world-class levels of protection for F-15, F-16, F/A-18, and other fixed wing pilots. The respirator system simultaneously provides CBRN and Pressure Breathing for Altitude (PBA) / Pressure Breathing for Gravity (PBG) protection.
- Seamlessly integrates with other mission essential equipment such as Gentex oxygen masks, optical and communications devices such as the Gentex Communications Conversational Unit.
- The comfortable lightweight system is completely man-mounted and requires no aircraft modifications or power.
- The advanced positive pressure-blown filtered air system allows for 16 hours of continuous head, eye, and respiratory CBRN protection in addition to flame and thermal protection.
- Provides PBA protection and when fitted with a PBG kit, protects aircrew at up to 9GZ, offering enhanced mission endurance.