MiG-29 Brake Parachute



The MiG-29 Brake Parachute System is deployed by the pilot after touching the runway with the main wheels of the MiG-29 aircraft. A spring system deploys the auxiliary or pilot parachute which fills up and further extracts a single cruciform parachute which upon inflation reduce the length of the aircraft’s run along the runway. The color of the parachute can be single or a pattern of Olive Green, White, Red and Orange.

Consists of following standard equipment

EquipmentQty
Pilot Parachute01 No
Aux. Parachute01 No
Main Parachute01 No
Rip Cord with Pin01 No
Thimble cover01 No
Canopy Deployment Bag01 No
Tie down Strap Large01 No
Tie down Strap Small01 No
Cord Ring01 No
Net weight8.2 kgs
Gross weight10.6 kgs approx
EquipmentDetails
Volume(380 mm x 380 mm x 455 mm)
Canopy TypeUnicross 14.4 Sq m
Mass8.2 Kgs
Mass8.2 Kgs
Normal landing180 kmph
Emergency landing Speed310 kmph
Pilot chuteSpring loaded, 0.5 Sq. m
Auxiliary ParachuteFlat Square, 1 Sq. m
Aircraft Weight14000 kgs
Mass8.2 Kgs

SU-30 Brake Parachute



The Su-30 Brake Parachute System is deployed by the pilot after touching the runway with the main wheels of the Su-30 aircraft. A spring system deploys the auxiliary or pilot parachute which fills up and further extracts two cruciform parachutes which upon inflation reduce the length of the aircraft’s run along the runway. The color of the parachutes can be single or a pattern of Olive Green, White, Red and Orange.

Consists of following standard equipment

EquipmentDetails
Main ParachuteUnicross
Dia of Canopy6850 mm
Effective length of rigging lines6680 mm
Length of connecting link4000 mm
No. of rigging lines32
A/C Normal Landing Speed 260 kmph (72.2 m/s)
EquipmentDetails
A/C Emergency Landing Speed300 kmph (83.3 m/s)
Max. Operational load234000 N (23810 kgf)
Max. mass of parachute system 23 kg
Yarn16.67 Tex
WeavePlain
Mass (Max)/m293 gm
Air PorosityB. S. (warp/weft) 130 kg