About American Body Armor
Founded in 1969, American Body Armor (ABA™), became one of the very first modern body armor-producing companies in the world when it introduced a patented combination of nylon and steel plates. Vastly more flexible and wearable than its predecessors, ABA‘s first bullet resistant vest took the industry in new directions. Nearly 40 years after its founding, ABA continues to be the most trusted name in body armor.
ABA® sets the industry standard in ballistic protection. Utilizing the greatest in engineering technologies and design along with next generation materials, ABA provides the optimum in performance and style when it comes to body armor. Motivated by a prevailing goal of saving lives and to reaching new levels in the science of armor, our state-of-the-art testing facilities and exclusive alliances with the most knowledgeable partners in the industry enables us to maximize our innovations, bringing ABA into a new echelon in ballistic protection.