G-14 Cargo Assembly

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Part Numbers

G-14 Assembly
NSN: 1670-00-999-2658
P/N: 11-1-578
Canopy:
11-1-579
Pack:
51D6533
Static Line:
11-1-219
Drogue
61D2459

General Information

The G-14 Cargo Parachute provides the capability to deliver non-fragile supplies and equipment using a low-velocity air delivery method. In its basic configuration, it is capable of supporting and delivering up to 500lbs(226kg); however, when in a cluster of three, it can support payloads up to 1,500lbs (680kg). The assembly includes a canopy , static line, pack and drogue. The overall assembly weighs approximately 37lbs (16.7kg). All material colors are U.S. Army Foliage Green #504.

Features include:

Increased accuracy
Low cost
Designed for delegating and stabilizing low-velocity air delivery cargo

** Suspended Weight in Pounds**

Type

Parachutes

Minimum

Maximum

G-14

1

100 (45.5 kg)

500 (226 kg)

 

2

500 (226 kg)

1000 (453 kg)

 

3

1,000 (453 kg)

1,500 (6,003 kg)

* *Suspended weight in pounds is the total rigged weight less the weight of the cargo parachutes**

All G-14 34ft Cargo Assemblies are manufactured in strict accordance with Cargo Parachute U.S. Military Specifica- tions MIL-P-43649 latest revisions.

G-14 Assembly Characteristics

Shape
Flat Circular/Biconical design
Diameter (nominal)
34 feet (10.3m)
Gore material
Cotton/Polyester Cloth, CCC-C-430, Class 1, Type II
Number of Gores
32
Number of Suspension Lines
32
Suspension Line Material
Nylon Cord, PIA-C-7515, TypeIA, 400 lb (181 kg) tensile strength
Suspension Line Length
27.5 feet (8.3m)
Complete Assembly Weight
37 lbs (16.7 kg)
Maximum Payload Capacity
500 lbs (226 kg)

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