Certified NIJ Compliant Level IIIA Armor Panels
Level IIIA body armor protects the wearer against all lower levels and 9mm FMJ Round Nose (FMJ RN) rounds, with nominal masses of 8.0 g (124 gr) impacting at a minimum velocity of 427 m/s (1400 ft/s) or less and .44 Magnum JHP rounds, with masses of 15.6 g (240 gr) impacting at a minimum velocity of 427 m/s (1400 ft/s) or less. It also provides protection against most sidearm threats.
The highest blunt trauma protection rating in soft body armor. The best for very high-risk situations to cover more of the uncommon or unusual threats. Minimizes blunt trauma injury to allow more effective return fire.