Retention Systems AireLink

Standard Retention System

The AireLink is our standard retention system designed for boltless and bolted ballistic helmets. Durable and weight-conscious, this ACH style retention/chinstrap is the preferred solution for military and law enforcement organizations throughout the USA and around the globe. This 4 point system features 3/4” nylon webbing, a large nape pad and heavy duty chin strap clip offering a wide range of adjustments and reduced weight as ompared to standard hardware based retentions.

Replaces the R2 and R4 Retention Systems

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Integration and Compatibility

Works in conjunction with ALL ArmorSource Boltless and Bolted Shells.

Works in conjunction with ALL supported suspension systems.

Works in conjunction with ALL ArmorSource supported accessories.

Compatible with common communications, gas masks, visors, eyewear, ear protection and mandibles.


System Snapshot

Military Troops; Law Enforcement
Size 1: XS - Med Size 2: Lrg - XXL
Nominal Weight
70 g. (2.5 oz)

Available Colors

Foliage Green
Desert Tan
Olive Green
Coyote Brown

Additional Info

Perfectly supports boltless and bolted systems

Meets applicable military and law enforcement standards

Lightweight, durable and affordable

Widely used by leading Law Enforcement and Military organizations worldwide

Proudly Made in USA


Supports both US Army, NIJ level IIIA testing protocol. Provides Blunt Impact Protection and Back-face Deformation performance in accordance with U.S. Army AR/PD 14-01 specs while used in conjunction with selected and verified ArmorSource shells.

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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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