Accession Number : AD0695957

Title :   PARACHUTE SYSTEM,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Tkachev,F. D.

Report Date : 25 JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A parachute system is described consisting of a release parachute, a main parachute, the canopy of which is held closed by a circular reefing shroud, passing through holes with metal eyes distributed around the perimeter of the canopy, and held by a releasing device, connected with the release parachute and with an unfurling mechanism set up on the canopy. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CARGO PARACHUTES, RELEASE MECHANISMS), PATENTS, CORDAGE, CUTTING, DROGUE PARACHUTES, USSR

Subject Categories : Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE