The parachute is made of 1.1 ounce rip-stop nylon in four colors (Sand, Camo Green, Orange and White) and has 14 continuous type III nylon canopy lines. The canopy lines run continuously from a connector link, through the parachute canopy to an opposite connector link.

28 ft. Diameter C-9 Rescue Parachute

  • Canopy shape: Flat circular
  • Canopy diameter: 28 feet
  • Number of canopy lines: 14
  • Links: 4
  • Packed weight: 28 pounds
  • NSN: 1670-01- 236-3822
  • P/N: 50E6877-3A