This jacket needs inflation for buoyancy and is automatically inflated when immersed in water. It normally consists of two different buoyancy compartments. Inflatable Life Jacket, made of air and watertight rubberlined nylon.
1. MSC.47(66)-1996 Amendments of the International Convention for the safety of Life at Sea 1974, and MSC.207(81).
2. MSC.81(70) the International Life-saving Appliance Code and MSC.200(80), MSC.323(89).
3. MSC.81(70) Revised Recommendation on?Life-saving Appliances and MSC.226(82).