The ballistic vest “Corsair M3” was developed in 2002 for military personnel of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, who took an active part in peacekeeping missions in the Balkans, Iraq, Sierra Leone. Since 2014 the “Corsair-M3” vest has been in service as the basic one for the Armed Forces units of Ukraine.
The ballistic vest “Corsair M3” has established itself as a handy, easy-to-use and reliable product.

Table 1. Typical sizes of “Corsair M3” vest
with soft ballistic packages

Type of protection Protection area, dm2
48-56 s. 56-64 s.
Chest protection 19,5 22,5
Back protection 22,5 22,5
Groin protection 7 8
Neck protection 8 8
TOTAL 57 62