Some of these items included life rafts, survival vests, drop-down oxygen masks and life preservers.
What does SV stand for?
SV stands for Survival Vest
This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 61 other meanings of SV in our Acronym Attic
- Suggested Viewing
- Summer Vacation
- Sun Valley High School (Aston, Pennsylvania)
- Super Value
- Super Veloce (Lamborghini)
- Super Villain
- Support Vector (learning algorithms)
- Surface Vehicle
- Sweet Vermouth (alcoholic beverage)
- Systems View
- Verein für Deutsche Schäferhunde e.V.
- Storiform Variant of Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma
- Service Validation and Testing (various companies)
- Software Verification and Validation
- System Verification and Validation
- Selective Vagotomy and Antrectomy
- Selective Vagotomy and Pyloroplasty
- Silicon Valley-Public Access Link
Samples in periodicals archive:
You'll be in your combat mission flying suit, which includes a survival vest with GPS to help find you if you are shot down, and you will have a personal weapon.
Even in the Virginia winters, I am comfortable flying with only the required gear: flight suit, helmet, gloves, boots and survival vest.
Helicopter orientation, High Risk of Capture briefings, and custom fit survival vests facilitated safer flights for the docs and their patients.
That's because the headshed wants the inspection to fall in line with that of the survival vest.
The person sprinting toward the F-15 isn't dressed in flight gear (no G-suit, survival vest or helmet), nor is any of this gear visible on or near the aircraft.
The modular pockets on the Spear System, the Airsave aviators survival vest, the US Marine Molle and the Army Modular System (MLS) are all compatible with the system, which is worn on the chest and was designed to free the hips and abdomen and not conflict with a waist belt.
We estimate that 25 Huey-IIs modified to this standard, along with individual crew equipment (NVGs, survival vests, helmets, etc.