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Parachute Museum Theater

Updated: Apr 9, 2021

Ex-Trapeze Artist Made Parachute Safer

#2 in a series of videos presented by the Aviation Trail Parachute Museum

presented by Smithsonian Channel

Toward the end of WWI, it became clear to the U.S. government that pilots needed parachutes to better save their lives. So, they set up a crack team to come up with a practical and workable design.

"Ex-Trapeze Artist Made Parachutes Safer", Smithsonian Channel

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