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What does SV stand for?

SV stands for Survival Vest

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

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Helicopter orientation, High Risk of Capture briefings, and custom fit survival vests facilitated safer flights for the docs and their patients.
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.