1. Inside Front Cover. Using the information provided on the parachute canopy data block, make the
following entries on the inside front cover of the log record. Entries may be continued on the inside
of the back cover, if necessary.
A parachute canopy serial number is recorded in a log record as
a method of establishing control for maintenance, Equipment
Improvement Report (EIR) and PQDR documentation, and to
ensure the correct original record is reattached should the record
become detached. A canopy serial number will not be used for
property accountability, except in test projects or other special
a. Serial Number. Enter the parachute canopy assembly serial number.
b. Type. Enter the parachute type.
c. Part number. Enter the part number of the parachute canopy.
d. Date of Manufacture. Enter the month and year the parachute canopy was manufactured.
e. Manufacturer. Enter the name of the parachute canopy manufacturer.
Canopy Contract Number. Enter the entire contract number specified for the parachute canopy.