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Pelican Introduces Pelican ProGear™ Vault Cases for Apple iPad Air™ and iPad® mini with Retina display

(EDMONTON, AB – January 13, 2014) – Pelican Products, Inc. announces the availability of Pelican ProGear™ Vault Series Cases for the iPad Air, iPad mini™ with Retina Display & iPad mini™. Each new model allows for use of the device within each case and joins the Pelican ProGear™ consumer electronics protection line that also includes versions for the Apple iPhone® 5 and 5S.

“As veterans of protection for the military, law enforcement and fire services industries, creating top of the line, built-tough products for the consumer’s mobile lifestyle was a natural succession for Pelican,” said Lyndon Faulkner, President and CEO of Pelican. “We’re continuing our tradition of unparalleled protection while adding complete device interactivity with our new Vault cases.”

Each Pelican ProGear™ Vault Series model offers premier water-resistance and features a protective membrane that covers the microphone and speakers, while still providing users with the utmost of high-fidelity audio. All meet or exceed the military standard (MIL-SPEC 810G) specification for drops from a minimum of four feet. With a rating of IP54 (ingress protection), each case expertly defends against extreme elements including wind-driven rain, dust, dirt, snow, and sand. Also featured is optical-grade Dragontrail™ glass on rear camera areas for ultimate clarity without sacrificing protection.

Pelican ProGear™ Vault Series Cases for the iPad Air™ (CE2180) and the iPad mini™ (CE3180)
Built with Pelican’s virtually indestructible DNA, both are designed to safeguard fragile devices from life’s mishaps. Tablets fit snuggly and the cases feature an easy open hinged cover that armors the device in various ways: closed, it prevents impact to the screen and, open, users have the freedom to use the tablet within the case without sacrificing protection. By fully rotating the cover, it functions as a stand that provides multiple viewing angles.

Engineered with an elastomeric copolymer interior to absorb impact forces, these tablet cases can handle any fumble, accident, or drop from up to four feet. The perfect solution for a variety of environmental conditions, the CE2180 Pelican ProGear™ Vault Series Case for iPad Air is available in black with gray accents, and light gray with white accents for MSRP CAD$99.95. The CE3180 Pelican ProGear™ Vault Series Case for the iPad mini with Retina display also fits the original iPad mini and is available in gray, magenta and black color combinations for an MSRP of CAD$79.95.

For more information on these models and the full Pelican ProGear line or to purchase them, visit or one of the Pelican authorized dealers.
Posted 2014-01-13
Last Modified 2014-09-09 11:25