Accession Number:

ADD013512

Title:

Dynamic Parachute Four-Line Release Simulator.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 25 Apr 80, patented 28 Apr 81,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-04-28

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A dynamic parachute four-line release simulator device which allows aircrewmen to practice the steps necessary to assure a safe parachute descent and landing following emergency aircraft egress. The device is suspended at a desired height adjacent a raised platform, and is constructed of a cross-braced metal ring having parachute suspension lines connected thereto via bungee cords and eye bolts a parachute riser assembly, which serves as an attachment point for aircrewmen trainees, is connected to the suspension lines via metal connector links.

Subject Categories:

  • Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE