This is the latest version of the new 45 minute 4500psi SCBA being developed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), The Directorate for Science and Technology (S&T Directorate) and the IAFF.
The ultra low profile SCBA module is shown with cut aways to show the cells wrapped with carbon.
The Directorate for Science and Technology (S&T Directorate) is the primary research and development arm of the Department of Homeland Security.
The Mission and Objectives of The S&T Directorate, in partnership with the private sector, national laboratories, universities, and other government agencies (domestic and foreign), helps push the innovation envelope and drive development and the use of high technology in support of homeland security. Previous post HERE