ALPHA 800 Series | Helicopter Search & Rescue Helmet


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US specification prices starting at:

$5,000 US

** Price does not include radio

Designed specifically for the helicopter winch man in air to sea search & rescue (SAR), the ALPHA 800 Series helicopter SAR helmet is a genuine necessity in modern Search and rescue operations.

Proven in use internationally, the ALPHA 800 Series SAR helmet provides lightweight high performance head protection combined with hands-free communications, perfect for any application where crew leave the helicopter.

The search & rescue helmet provides the vital communications link, to aircrew inside the aircraft, via a built-in fully submersible comms system which includes a throat microphone with voice activation switch (VOX). The three position switch allows the winch man to select between communication with the helicopter pilot, winch operator and survivor.


  • Voice activated hands free comms (Tx, Rx, P.T.T)
  • Choice of radio types
  • Single or double visor systems
  • Choice of colours and finishes
  • Compatible with most on-board comms systems

SAR Helmet - Helicopter Winchman

With ALPHA’s ultra-lightweight construction the ALPHA 800 Series SAR helmet achieves ndustry leading levels of impact and penetration protection that the ALPHA brand has become famous for, without compromise on comfort, fit and function.

Designed primarily for helicopter search and rescue operations the ALPHA 800 Series is perfect for any application that requires aircrew to disembark but stay in communication with the aircraft.


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