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Contracts - Awards | Soldier's Gear | USA

$5.2M for SF-10A Parachutes

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Irvin Aerospace Inc. in Santa Ana, CA received a $5.2 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for the SF-10A Personnel Parachute Canopies. The SF-10A is designed for units that require a robust parachute capable of safely delivering paratroopers onto small, rugged drop zones at high elevations. In order to accomplish this mission, the SF-10A had to demonstrate gentle openings and softer landings than previously seen with other parachutes such as the MC1-1C. The SF-10A is a static line deployed parachute that can be fitted to the world standard T-10/MC1-1 parachute harness, container and deployment bag and is compatible with all standard reserve parachutes in service with the U.S Army....

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