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6. When all components are free of debris, no. 2 person will slowly lower canopy while no. 1 person S-folds
suspension lines into a suitable sized container. After suspension lines have been completely folded, no.
1 person will accordion/fold canopy length on top of folded lines.
7. As canopy folding is being completed, no. 1 person disconnects canopy vent from pulley rope snap.
Secure the folded canopy assembly for further handling.
Do not dry fabric items in direct sunlight or by laying an item on the
Where dampness and mildew are prevalent, airdrop equipment will be aired at frequent intervals according to
the severity of the prevailing conditions. Parachutes that have been previously packed or are unpacked, and
have been subjected to conditions of dampness or mildew, will be aired for a period of at least 6 hours prior to
being repacked. Airdrop items may be aired either indoors or outdoors in dry weather. However, fabric items
will not be aired in direct sunlight. Suspending or elevating the applicable item(s) in a manner that would
allow entire exposure to the circulation of air may accomplish airing. Outside facilities used for the shakeout
of parachutes may be used for the airing of airdrop equipment if weather conditions permit. If the shakeout
facilities are inadequate for airing, the applicable item(s) may be suspended or elevated at several points or
by draping over suitable type objects that would not cause damage.
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