flare chute

flare chute

[′fler ‚shüt]
(engineering)
A flare attached to a parachute.
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- Works with flare chute and forming the bottom of the falls.
Irvin Aerospace, headquartered in Santa Ana, Calif., designs, develops, and manufactures parachutes for space and air vehicle recovery systems, deceleration systems for high-performance aircraft, military, personnel, and cargo parachute systems as well as ordnance flare chutes, airbags, and weapons delivery systems.