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Sunday, December 11, 2016

Scientists have developed a parachute to jump from 50 meters


The new parachute to jump from low heights will soon receive Russian paratroopers. Unlike traditional, he will not have to wear the knapsack on his back, he will open up right at the moment jump out of a plane.

Dropping in the classic version takes up to 10 minutes. This time is enough to be spotted by enemies on the ground, and hence, the effect of surprise can no longer dream.

As reported by “MK” NII parachutostroeniya, their new invention will allow more effective to suppress the firing points of the enemy by the suddenness of: the aircraft can “throw” the landing from a height from 80 to 50 meters, which is called directly into the opponent’s head. Innovation, according to developers, will be in demand for landing soldiers on the territory after “practicing” weaponry when the enemy is usually demoralized.

Stranavy parachute, dubbed “Storm”, would it be safe to reveal at the moment of jumping paratroopers from the aircraft. To date, samples of already created and tested on mannequins, to monitor the opening time of the parachute and safe landing height. After dialing the required statistics, the parachute will begin to experience people.

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