U.S. Divers have a rich diving and snorkeling history stretching back over 70 years with the invention of the very first Aqua Lung by Captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau in 1942. U.S. Divers have continuously been the world leader in personal, commercial and military dive and snorkel equipment and has inspired generations of outdoor aquatic enthusiasts. From the earliest days of SCUBA and a continued influence in the military, to becoming the industry leader.