USAAF life preserver dye pack

USAAF life preserver dye pack

Code: 10147

£45.00
 

WW2, USAAF issue life jacket fluorescein dye pack.
Stock Ref. No. 7300 - 376000.
The rubberised yellow canvas pocket contains a yellow/orange powder that when released into sea water spreads out to give a large orange coloured identifying area.
This makes it easier for the air sea rescue aircraft to spot.
This 'original' wartime issue pack has its contents still intact.
Size, 6 x 4".
It would be glued to the life jackets left-hand side, between the two vest compartments.
In a very good condition.

Due to ongoing issues with European Customs, this item is NOT FOR SALE to the EU.