How to make money on parachuting (part 4)
The fact is that the seller of parachute equipment itself must be a well-known and experienced skydiver, with at least 1000 jumps behind it. Since the seller is indirectly responsible…

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BASE FAQ, or why not (part1)
1. Q: I already have 100 jumps with AN-2 and one with MI-8! How can I put PO-9 series 2 to jump from the roof of an adjacent 22-storey building?…

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The Russian Armed Forces team became the best at the Parachuting Championship in Indonesia
In Indonesia, the 38th SIZM Parachute World Championship ended. Our servicemen have once again proved that they have no equal not only on earth, but also in the sky! The…

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CSKA parachutists win gold at the World Cup

At the 35th World Parachuting Championships, women’s group competitions for precision landing were held.

At the World Parachuting Championships, the first set of awards was played – in women’s group competitions for landing accuracy.

Athletes of the Russian team won the Gold. The team consisted of three paratroopers of the Central Sports Club of the Army – 11-time world champion, two-time absolute, four-time European champion, world record holder, multiple Cup winner, who accounted for more than 10 thousand parachute jumps, senior warrant officer Elena Laktionova, world champion, medalist European champion of the RF Armed Forces, lieutenant Elena Tusheva, as well as multiple champion and world record holder, absolute champion of Europe 2017 Lyubov Ekshikeyeva.

The main parachute "Segment"
The main “Segment” parachute is a 7-section dome designed for acrobatics (rotation and rebuilding). The dome “Segment” is made of fabric with zero breathability (ZP, Gelvenor Textiles), equipped with slings…

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The largest parachute production in Russia was opened in the city of Kirzhach, Vladimir Region
Parachute factory with an area of ​​5 thousand square meters. m, designed to produce more than 2 thousand parachutes for military and civilian use per year, opened on the basis…

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Funnel in the snow
Can a man slow down his fall? Yes, says Professor Bjornstig. If you fall flat, stretching your legs and arms as wide as possible, the top speed will be about…

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Performing a set of figures in free fall
For a clear and safe execution of the complex of figures, the paratrooper must: On the ground: develop a detailed jump model; firmly master your actions at every second of…

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