flare chute

flare chute

[′fler ‚shüt]
(engineering)
A flare attached to a parachute.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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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.