Accession Number:

AD0683211

Title:

DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT, TEST, AND FABRICATION OF CARGO PARACHUTE RELEASE ASSEMBLY, 12,000-POUND CAPACITY

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

FROST ENGINEERING DEVELOPMENT CORP ENGLEWOOD CO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

69.0

Abstract:

A tilt-type cargo parachute release assembly having suspended cargo capacity of 12,000 pounds was developed. Static and dynamic structural tests plus a series of airdrop tests were conducted with three 12,000-pound capacity release fabricated for test. These tests demonstrated that the developed units met all the design, performance, and service requirements.

Subject Categories:

  • Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE