A suit that ensures the survival and safe landing of a pilot after a successful ejection. It replaces the ancient ejection seat, which was costly and cumbersome, and prone to failures and other problems. There are various forms of ejection suit, depending on their intended capabilities.
Ejection suits for most modern fighter pilots allow the pilot to fly and withstand the extreme temperatures usually encountered at high altitudes. Most suits come with built in trackers, so as to ease the search and rescue process.