Designed to keep pace with innovations in flight technology and emerging mission scenarios.
The GENTEX HGU-56/P helmet system offers modular engineering for cross-platform use within multiple Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, Law Enforcement and civilian rotary aircraft.
The helmet’s enhanced design features a multitude of options to improve aircrew personnel fit, functionality, mission adaptability and essential head safety and protection.
Capewell is a Military distributor, exclusive for US Army and USCG for GENTEX.
HGU-56/P Aircrew Helmet
Advanced lightweight retention and suspension system increases comfort and stability while reducing the weight by 50 grams compared to the previous Gentex HGU-56/P Rotary Wing Helmet System for greater mission endurance.
Improved Gentex EAL increases the field of view by 3 degrees for greater situational awareness.
Offers same optimum protection as the previous version.
Advanced lightweight retention system improves stability for the wearer while maintaining compatibility with Helmet Mounted Displays (HMD) systems, oxygen delivery systems, and communications equipment.