EXTRACTION LINE PANEL PROCEDURES FOR C-17 GLOBEMASTER III 0015 00
STOWING 160-FOOT ONE LOOP EXTRACTION LINE TO EXTRACTION LINE
PANEL WITH EXTRACTION BRIDLE ATTACHED
5. Secure Parachute.
a. Place a single 15-foot extraction parachute on top of Extraction Line Bag, centered, with parachute
deployment bag V-rings side facing up.
b. Align parachute deployment bag bridle with edge of bridle end on Extraction Line Bag.
c. Cut four 36-inch lengths of type I, ¼-inch cotton webbing, fold in half, and girth-hitch a length to
each bottom-securing loop on parachute deployment bag.
Pass the running ends of each tie through carrying handle of top Extraction Line Panel. Secure each
tie to the bottom-carrying handle with alternating half hitches (figure 12).
6. Attach Extraction Bridle to Parachute Deployment Bag Bridle Straps.
a. Disassemble two of the previously installed connector links tied to parachute deployment bag
Insure that he connector links are not routed through the bridle loop of the
b. Using connector links, attach parachute attaching webs to parachute deployment bag bridle straps
and reassemble connector links.
c. Fold the remaining bridle of the parachute-attaching web and tape it to center extraction bridle web
Figure 12. Breakcord and Bridle Attached to the Parachute.
Connector Links Routed
Bag Bridle Straps
Webs Folded and