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prБДС EN 4886:2022

Aerospace series - Rotorcraft life raft - Requirements, testing and marking

General information

40.60     Nov 3, 2022



European Standard

13.200     49.020  


This document specifies minimum requirements for life rafts carried on helicopters operating in a hostile sea area or over very rough sea conditions. Life rafts covered by this document are for use by helicopter crew members and passengers in the event of a ditching or water impact.
They are intended either for integration into the helicopter, or stowed in the cabin before being manhandled out of the helicopter. This document does not cover air-drop life rafts.

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prБДС EN 4886:2022
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Nov 3, 2022

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