Sewn To Military Specification MIL-DTL-32157.
GORE-TEX Is Ultralight, Waterproof, Windproof And Highly Breathable.
Waterproof, Even After Repeat Launderings, Exposure To DEET, Oil, And Other Types Of Petroleum.
Fade And Shrink Resistant.
Sealed GORE-TEX Seams Throughout For Superior Waterproof Protection.
Roll And Stow Hood.
Two Waterproof Zippered Chest Pockets.
Two Front Cargo Pockets with Hook And Loop Closure.
Two Hand Warmer Pockets.
Waterproof Zipper Front with Cloth Pull.
Badge Tab Secured with Hook And Loop Closure.
Extended Drop Tail For Added Rain Protection.
Drawstring Adjustment For Quick, Secure Fit.
Zippered Underarm Improves Ventilation.
Two Tilted Sleeve Pockets with Hook And Loop Closure.
Hidden Pen Pocket In Left Sleeve Pocket.
Adjustable Hook And Loop Closure At Sleeve Cuffs.
Moisture Wicking Barrier At Waist And Sleeve Cuffs.
Approved For Active Duty Use By the U.S. Air Force.
Near Infrared (NIR) Compliant.
Made in USA.
USAF - Air Force.
The newest version of the extended Cold Weather Clothing System for the US Air Force, the APECS offers superior protection without sacrificing comfort or breathability. Durably crafted of ultralight Gore-Tex fabric, the parka is highly resistant to water, wind, sand and exposure, even after laundering and exposure to DEET and POLs. The APECS features a significant reduction in NIR visibility so crews can move fast and light for enhanced operational effectiveness.
The APECS features a softer more pliable for greater freedom of movement. and quieter fabric. Contains NIR technology to reduce detection by NVGs. Fully SPEC & Blackberry Compliant. Made in USA. Approved for use by US Air Force. Soft, quiet, ultralight Gore-Tex with increased breath ability. Durable and contamination resistant. User stays drier longer even during high activity levels. Parka with roll-n-stow hood and redesigned pockets. The newest version of the extended cold weather clothing system for the US Air Force.
The APECS is constructed with a proprietary GORE-TEX fabric that's 40 percent quieter than previous ECWCS fabrics - to help you operate more effectively in the field. It's engineered to remain durably waterproof even after exposure to contaminants, such as jet fuel, gasoline, hydraulic fluid, DEET, and other petroleums, oils, and lubricants. And that means your gear will last longer.