ARMY TM 10-1670-278-23&P
AIR FORCE T.O. 13C5-26-2
NAVY NAVAIR 13-1-27
2-16. Packing the 15-Foot Cargo Extraction Parachute (cont).
Figure 2-12. Removing Partial Inversion.
Locating Suspension Lines. To properly locate suspension lines, proceed as follows:
Suspension lines 1 thru 16 are divided into two groups, 1 thru 8 in left group and 9 thru 16 in
Divide the suspension lines into left and right groups.
Place a packing weight around the right group of lines and move weight toward risers, checking for turns,
tangles and twists.
When Inversion, turns, tangles, and twists are present in a canopy assembly, the proper sequence for
removal to achieve proper layout is to remove an inversion first, remove turns secondly, then remove
tangles, and finally, remove twists as follows:
(a) Turns. A turn occurs when one group of suspension lines rotates around other group (figure 2-13).