RAM Air Parachute is a highly steerable & gliding free fall parachute for clandestine and deep penetration into enemy territory. The Parachute in a 9 Cell configuration has been developed for use by Army, Air Force and adventure wings. The Parachute is fully manoeuvrable & provides pinpoint landing.
Fabric Nylon Low Porosity 42 gm Rip Stop Weave Sky Blue
Design of Canopy:- Aerofoil
No. Of Cells:- 9
Span:- 8.84 Mtr
Rate of descent (Full Glide):- 3.0- 4.30 m/ sec
Rate of descent (Half Brakes):- 1.5-3.00 m/sec
Rate of descent (Full Brakes):- 0.6-1.75 m/sec
Forward Speed:- upto 40 kmph
Opening Time:- 3-4 sec
Suspended Mass:- 150 kg (max)
Altitude of Opening:- 0.3 to 10.00 km AGL
Deployment Speed (max):- 80 m/sec (150 Kmph)
The Canopy is in rectangular shape with aerofoil design. The parachute consists of two layers of almost nil porosity fabric with intervening aerofoil shaped ribs, making cell.