Authentic 1979 Beaufort RFC-83 pilots buoyancy parachute vest. Includes due pack for when pilot Lands in the water. Dye pak is used to die the water around the pilot so that he was more easily seen from above for rescue.Survival mirror to reflect light. Dry Kodak canister to hold matches to light a flare. This vest has a buoyancy bladder that is opened in a similar fashion as a parachute with a pull string. Bladder is still intact inside of the vast, around the collar. Really cool piece of military history, lifesaver vest! The item "1979 Military Pilot Buoyancy Parachute Life Vest Beaufort RFC 38 Air Force Army" is in sale since Thursday, August 24, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Surplus\Parachutes". The seller is "thestoragegirls" and is located in Delray Beach, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.