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Precision Aerial Delivery Mission Planning (PADS-MP)

The Precision Aerial Delivery System's Mission Planner enables aircrews to plan and initiate load release at a precise Computed Air Release Point (CARP), or...

Onyx – Autonomously Guided Parafoil System

Onyx is an autonomously guided parafoil system designed to enable accurate aerial delivery from high altitudes of up to 35,000 ft and air-speeds up...

JPADS – The Way Ahead

Start < Page 5 of 6 > Heavier classes of Joint Precision Airdrop System systems are planned for fielding in the near future. These include the JPADS-L...

JPADS XL Program

Start < Page 4 of 6 > JPADS basic weight class focuses on low-cost systems such as the Screamer and Affordable Guided Airdrop System (AGAS), developed by...

GPS Guided Cargo Systems

Start < Page 3 of 6 > In recent years, GPS-guided ram-air parachutes render more flexibility to load drops. Since 2004, the US Marine Corps have been...

Profiling the Wind

Start < Page 2 of 6 > The largest error component for release point calculation is the wind estimate. Former practice used to rely on wind models...

Mega-Fly – Autonomously Guided Parafoil Based Heavy Load Delivery System

The MegaFly, developed by Para-Flite to meet these requirements was first tested in October 2006, demonstrating the delivery of 25,000 pound (11.3 ton) cargo...

FireFly – Autonomously Guided Parafoil Based Load Delivery System

The FireFly is a medium sized Precision Aerial Delivery System (PADS) platform capable of delivering 500 lb to 2,200 lb (225 kg to 1.000...
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