Vigil America notified ChutingStar this past week of two service bulletins that have approaching compliance deadlines.
Check the info below to see if your unit is affected, and if so, please get with your local rigger to get the unit removed and returned to Vigil America for the updates.
Released 23 October 2018.
Mandatory; Compliance Deadline: 31 December 2019!
All Vigil II units between SN #16.000 and #21.999
Vigil II units in this SN range that have not complied by 31 December 2019 may no longer be used for skydiving. All Vigils in this range must receive this mandatory service by the manufacturer. Any Vigil affected by PSB 02-2018 that is returned after 31 December 2019, will no longer receive free return shipping.
To check if a Vigil in the SN range between #16.000 and #21.999 has received the mandatory service from the factory, please visit https://www.vigil.aero/psb-check/ and enter the serial number.
PSB 01-2018 (www.vigil.aero/wp-content/uploads/PSB-01-2018.pdf)
Released 19 April 2018
Mandatory; Compliance Deadline: 31 May 2020!
All Vigil II and Vigil 2+ units with firmware version 05.05, 05.06, 06.01 or 06.02.
All Vigils with this firmware must receive the mandatory upgrade before 31 May 2020. After 31 May 2020, Vigils with these firmware versions may no longer be used for skydiving. Any Vigil affected by PSB 01-2018 that is returned after 31 May 2020, will no longer receive free return shipping.
To verify if a Vigil has this firmware, you can go in the “Info” menu and check (see your owner’s manual or www.vigil.aero/manuals)
If you have to send your Vigil to the service center, please first go to www.vigil.aero/rma, complete the online form and follow the instructions.