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Parachutes in the News

Updated: Jul 1, 2019

See the links below for fascinating photos and stories on the NASA and Boeing tests of the CST-100 Starliner parachute system that were held this week. The series of tests provides data for safe return to earth from planned trips to the International Space Station.

NASA blog:

New Atlas blog:

For more on parachute history, see the Aviation Trail Parachute Museum webpage at:

and @parchutemuseum on twitter

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