Accession Number : ADD005804

Title :   Parachute Suspension Line Stowage Device.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Caffey,Larry G

Report Date : 02 May 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A parachute suspension line stowage assembly kit is provided for a parachute pack container that is more compact making more space available in the pack for housing other components of the parachute system and enabling a smaller size container. The assembly is fabricated basically of fabric material mounted on a rigid support plate for forming pockets for a plurality of looped parachute suspension lines. The novel stowage device is capable of withstanding higher shock loads; and is adaptable to different size parachute containers. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Parachute packs, Suspension devices, Storage, Assembly, Kits, Deployment, Reliability

Subject Categories : Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE