Petzl Chest Air

Code: C098AA00
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Petzl Chest'Air Chest harness

The Chest’Air chest harness transforms the Petzl Falcon, Falcon Mountain, Avao Sit and Sequoia SRT sit harnesses into fall-arrest harnesses. With multiple certifications. The Petzl Chest’Air can be attached to a climbing or mountaineering harness to keep a victim upright during a rescue. It simply connects to the ventral attachment point of the seat harness and fastens via the Fast LT buckle at the chest, for quick donning. It adapts easily to different body types with its double back self-locking buckles on the shoulder straps and ventral strap. Made with 3D foam padding, the Chest’Air chest harness provides additional comfort while hanging.

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Petzl Chest'Air Chest harness


Detailed description

Versatile and comfortable:

  • Connected to the ventral attachment point, it transforms the Petzl Falcon, Falcon Mountain, Avao Sit, Avao Sit Fast and SEQUOIA SRT seat harnesses into fall-arrest harnesses.
  • Compatible with climbing and mountaineering seat harnesses, it can help keep a victim upright (during helicopter evacuations)
  • Back and shoulder straps are lined with 3D foam padding and are widely spaced to reduce chafing and provide additional comfort while hanging
  • Textile sternal attachment point does not interfere when not in use

Quick and easy:

  • Donning and removing the harness is quick, even with thick clothing, with the FAST LT buckle at the chest
  • Quick and easy adjustment with the double back self-locking buckles on the ventral and shoulder straps
  • Quick connection to the ventral attachment point of the seat harness with the OK Triact-Lock karabiner
  • Two equipment loops on the sides for transporting small equipment


  • Sternal attachment point: Fall-Arrest System Attachment
  • Weight: 525 g
  • Certification(s): CE EN 361, CE EN 12277 type D, UKCA, EAC
  • Material(s): Nylon, polyester, aluminium
  • Chest size: 140 cm maximum


Compatible with





Wash and rinse in clean water using pure soap
+30°C / 86°F (max.)


Dry in a well-ventilated place away from direct sources of heat or sunlight.
+30°C / 86°F (max.)

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Harness Type
Specific Use
Work Restraint
Maximum Chest Size (cm)
Harness Material
Nylon, Polyester, Aluminium,
Nominal Maximum Load


Industrial or Sport Use
CE EN361
CE EN12277 Type D
Weight (g)
Operating Temperature from
-30°C / -22°F
Operating Temperature to
+50°C / +122°F
10 years
3 years

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