2-7. OPERATING PROCEDURE (Cont)
RESTRICTION OF MOVEMENT
Certain size individuals, in certain aircraft, may experience an aft cyclic movement restriction
and/or experience reach restrictions during aircraft starting when wearing the vest and
ballistic insert. Failure to ensure freedom of movement could endanger your life.
The SARVIP vest is not designed to be used in lieu of the gunner/hoist operator restraint
harness. Failure to put on the restraint harness over the SARVIP vest and ensure security of
harness tether during flight operations could endanger your life.
SURVIVAL VEST AND ARMOR. For use and wear of the vest and armor, refer to paragraph 2-6d through