Flyer's Coveralls, Nomex Flyer's CWU 27/P
Nomex Flyer's CWU 27/P coveralls are one piece garments fabricated from flame resistant Nomex®. Manufactured to MIL-C-83141A.
These aviator flight coveralls, CWU-27/P, are one piece garments fabricated from polyamide cloth, a high temperature resistant, inherently flame resistant Nomex® synthetic fabric with no hot melt point or drip characteristics. The lightweight (4.2 ounce/square yard) fabric will not support combustion, but will begin to char at 700° to 800° degrees Fahrenheit. MIL-C-83141A
The fabric has abrasion resistance similar to nylon. The coveralls contain an anti-static finish and are furnished in twenty-four different sizes and three lengths (Short, Regular, Long.)
Closure of Flyer's Coveralls is provided with a slide fastener and slide pass-throughs, a bi-swingback, hook and pile fastener tape size adjustments for the waist and sleeves, and a slide fastener size adjustment on each leg terminal. The sleeves on the coveralls shall always be worn down and closed at the wrist to ensure maximum fire protection.