NPS-85-1, NSN 1670160067872
The cargo aerial parachute set NPS-85-1 is designed for the transport of armaments and material that cannot be mounted on the paratrooper body or stored in a special personal support system of equipment and armaments, by dropping from aircraft, from low, medium and high heights.
The cargo aerial parachute set NPS-85-1 allows you to make drop:
- with forced opening by pulling rope with tethered canopy bag
- with continuous opening
- with stabilized fall.
The cargo aerial parachute set NPS-85-1 consists of two main parts:
- Cargo parachute PN-85-1 (hereinafter referred to as Parachute PN-85-1)
- Bag VN-85-1 (hereinafter referred to as Bag VN-85-1)
In the containers of the VN-85-1 bag, the material is stored in insulating inserts, which ensure that the NPS-85-1 kit does not sink when it hits the water surface.
The cargo can be transported in addition to containers in crates, barrels, nets, etc. Kits NPS-85-1 can be bundled into two sets NPS-85-1. The maximum total weight of two
NPS-85-1 kits is 400kg.