Model LJD-Aire

Ultra-Lightweight Ballistic Helmetfor Military and Law Enforcement. 40% lighter.

Improving weight to performance ratio is where ArmorSource built its name. Our LJD Aire Ballistic Helmet features cutting edge ballistic technology and is the lightest ballistic helmet solution in the defense and law enforcement market today.

Weighing in over 40 percent lighter than traditional helmets while exceeding or surpassing ballistic performance standards The LJD Aire offers higher fragmentation ballistic protection than the Legacy ACH and LW-ACH solutions and is second to none in terms of comfort and user protection.

Ultra-Lightweight Ballistic Helmetfor Military and Law Enforcement. 40% lighter.

Improving weight to performance ratio is where ArmorSource built its name. Our LJD Aire Ballistic Helmet features cutting edge ballistic technology and is the lightest ballistic helmet solution in the defense and law enforcement market today.

Weighing in over 40 percent lighter than traditional helmets while exceeding or surpassing ballistic performance standards The LJD Aire offers higher fragmentation ballistic protection than the Legacy ACH and LW-ACH solutions and is second to none in terms of comfort and user protection.

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Features

Provides high protection against a wide spectrum of small fragments as well as handgun bullets

Extremely comfortable due to its light weight and flexible pad system

Utilizes industry leading ballistic technology

Utilizes the ACH shape, used and accepted by the U.S. Government and other military organizations worldwide

Proudly made in the USA

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System Snapshot

Shape / Design
U.S. Army ACH Geometry
Shell Construction
Proprietary blend of Polyethylene and Composite Materials
Ballistic Protection
NIJ level IIIA 0108.01/0106.01
Fragments Protection
17 grain V50 > 2400 f/s (732 m/s)
9mm BFD / Trauma
9-mm RTP/BFD < 1" average
Certification
From an NIJ certified laboratory
Available Head Sizes
Medium / Large / X-Large
Available Shell Sizes
Large (unisize)
Extreme Testing Conditions
Performs under temperature between 160°F (71°C) and -60°F (-51°C); Performs after 3 hours sea water immersion
Configurations
100% Boltless (Durability Verified)
Use
Special Units; Military; Law Enforcement

Available Colors

Foliage Green
Olive Green
Sniper Black
Desert Tan
Coyote Brown

Available Cuts

High-Cut
Mid-Cut
Regular-Cut

Shell Info

Finished Shell Nominal Weight*
Uni-size 1.5 lbs. / 0.68 Kg

* Regular-cut Shell

System Info

Finished Helmet Nominal Weight**
Uni-size 1.9 lbs. / 0.86 Kg
Fully-Loaded High-Cut Nominal Weight***
Uni-size 2.1 lbs. / 0.96 Kg

** A Regular-cut helmet installed with retention and suspension systems *** Special Command configuration: the complete kit, with ASR side-rails, NVG Shroud and Operational Loop System

System Capabilities Checklist

Ballistic Performance*

NIJ Level IIIA
Fragmentation Protection
BFD / Trauma
Extended 17 Grain Velocity

Environmental Performance

Advanced Boltless Adhesive System

Compatibility & Add-ons*

Universal side-rails
NVG Mount
Operational Loop System
Counterweight
Camouflage Cover
Strap Extenders
Visor / Goggles
Communications / Ear Protection
Gas Mask
Carrying Bag

* In accordance with ArmorSource technical specifications and applicable standards

How to Fit Your Helmet

Getting the right fit is important for performance and comfort. Use a tape measure and caliper to take measurements. The wearer MUST be seated in an upright position for proper fitting. See the illustrations for correct measuring points.

NOTE: If any measurement falls on the dividing line between sizes, select the larger size.

Head Length
Head Width
Circumference

Measure completely around head

Helmet Size
Head Length
Head Width
Circumference
Small
UP TO 7¼" / 184 mm
UP TO 6½" / 162 mm
UP TO 21¼" / 538 mm
Medium
7¼" / 184 mm to 7¾" / 198 mm
UP TO 6½" / 162 mm
21¼" / 538 mm to 22½" / 573 mm
Large
7¾" / 198 mm to 8¼" / 210 mm
UP TO 6½" / 162 mm
22½" / 573 mm to 23½"/ 597 mm
Extra-Large
8¼" / 210 mm and over
6½" / 162 mm and over
23½"/ 597 mm and over

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With the capacity to produce between 12,000 – 30,000 units per month ArmorSource is a world leading custom contract manufacturer of ballistic helmet solutions.

Working in collaboration with industry leading ballistic materials partners, accessories manufacturers and the most demanding users in the world, our team is able to respond quickly and meet the exact demands of our customers.

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