Parachute Test at Yuma
July 2, 2009
The drogue parachute will be used to pull out the main three parachutes for Ares I during the recovery sequence. During this test the drogue parachute was configured to pull out only one main parachute. Subsequent tests will involve all three main parachutes.
Topics: Parachuting, Aviation, Flight, Drogue, Ares I-X, Drogue parachute, Parachute, Space Shuttle Solid Rocket Booster