ParaZero's Parachute System Protects Drone Payloads from Damage

ParaZero’s Parachute System Protects Drone Payloads from Damage

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Drone safety systems company ParaZero Israel Ltd has announced that its drone safety system has managed to successfully save hundreds of thousands of dollars in payloads that were mounted on a commercial drone that nearly crashed a couple of weeks ago. The mission had been executed by a commercial drone operator working in homeland security. ParaZero‘s drone safety system quickly …

The Real Story About When the Parachute Was Invented

The Real Story About When the Parachute Was Invented

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Here’s the Real Story About When the Parachute Was Invented When Louis-Sébastien Lenormand made the first recorded, successful parachute jump in France in 1783, he was standing on the shoulders of countless men and women who had shared the dream before him. Many other experimenters had tried and failed, and a few may have succeeded without documenting their accomplishments. Nonetheless, …

Levity Hammocks and Swings - Repurposing for the Future

Levity Hammocks and Swings – Repurposing for the Future

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Levity Hammocks and Swings Parachuting.com is proud to get the word out about Levity Hammocks and Swings. Initially, CEO Leah Levy did not set out to start a company that recycles used parachutes for environmentally-friendly products. She simply loves skydiving and she is smitten with parachutes. It’s easy to see why. Parachutes are bright and colorful. Their bold colors and …

What to Do When the Main and Reserve Canopies Both Open?

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Parachute malfunctions can be defined as the failure of device systems to operate as intended or to deliver what is considered a normal rate of descent leading to the loss of canopy control. Malfunctions can be divided into two categories, partial and total. The reasoning behind parachute malfunctions generally stems from a lack of proper body positioning during the canopy’s …