PARACHUTING By Rastko Lekic
Andrew Garnerins Parachute <ul><li>Andrew Garnerin Parachute </li></ul>
Da Vinci ’ s parachut
 
Da Vinci’s copy <ul><li>A British man, Adrian Nicholas made a copy of , Da Vinci’s parachute and jumped with it from a hot...
First soft parachute history <ul><li>In 1793 </li></ul><ul><li>By Blanchard  </li></ul><ul><li>develop the first foldable ...
Jean Pierre Blanchard - Animal Parachute   history <ul><li>Jean Pierre Blanchard  a Frenchman was the first person to use ...
Equipment <ul><li>the main parachute  </li></ul><ul><li>the reserve parachute  </li></ul><ul><li>harness  </li></ul><ul><l...
 
ALTIMETERS
Kinds of parachuting <ul><li>Hit and rock </li></ul><ul><li>Pond swooping </li></ul><ul><li>Cross-Country </li></ul><ul><l...
Stuff jumping A skydiver sits in a rubber raft st e e red  by three other jumpers
Tandem skydive <ul><li>A freefall  of two people from a height of 10,000ft or more at a speed of 120mph !  </li></ul>
 
World records <ul><li>World's largest freefall formation: 400. This record was set in  2006  in  Thailand . </li></ul><ul>...
Canopy formation
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  1. 1. PARACHUTING By Rastko Lekic
  2. 2. Andrew Garnerins Parachute <ul><li>Andrew Garnerin Parachute </li></ul>
  3. 3. Da Vinci ’ s parachut
  4. 5. Da Vinci’s copy <ul><li>A British man, Adrian Nicholas made a copy of , Da Vinci’s parachute and jumped with it from a hot air balloon 3,000 meters (10,000 feet) above the ground, but he wasn’t successful because of the wind </li></ul><ul><li>Next time he successfully landed on the ground. Some of the people were amazed and some didn’t believe </li></ul>
  5. 6. First soft parachute history <ul><li>In 1793 </li></ul><ul><li>By Blanchard </li></ul><ul><li>develop the first foldable parachute made from silk </li></ul>
  6. 7. Jean Pierre Blanchard - Animal Parachute history <ul><li>Jean Pierre Blanchard a Frenchman was the first person to use a parachute for an emergency. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1785, he dropped a dog in a basket from a balloon high in the air. </li></ul>
  7. 8. Equipment <ul><li>the main parachute </li></ul><ul><li>the reserve parachute </li></ul><ul><li>harness </li></ul><ul><li>altimeters ( to indicate the current altitude usually worn on the wrist or on the chest.) </li></ul><ul><li>jumpsuite </li></ul><ul><li>helmets </li></ul><ul><li>goggles </li></ul><ul><li>reserve Static Line </li></ul><ul><li>stabilizer </li></ul><ul><li>canpoy </li></ul><ul><li>slider </li></ul><ul><li>pilot chute </li></ul><ul><li>suspenison line </li></ul>
  8. 10. ALTIMETERS
  9. 11. Kinds of parachuting <ul><li>Hit and rock </li></ul><ul><li>Pond swooping </li></ul><ul><li>Cross-Country </li></ul><ul><li>Camera flying </li></ul><ul><li>Night jumps </li></ul><ul><li>Stuff jumps </li></ul><ul><li>Tandem skydive </li></ul>
  10. 12. Stuff jumping A skydiver sits in a rubber raft st e e red by three other jumpers
  11. 13. Tandem skydive <ul><li>A freefall of two people from a height of 10,000ft or more at a speed of 120mph ! </li></ul>
  12. 15. World records <ul><li>World's largest freefall formation: 400. This record was set in 2006 in Thailand . </li></ul><ul><li>World's largest canopy formation: 100 in 2007 in USA . </li></ul><ul><li>Don Kellner holds the record for the most parachute jumps, with a total of over 36,000 jumps. [4 </li></ul><ul><li>Capt. Joe W. Kittinger achieved the highest and longest (14 min) parachute jump in history in 1960 as part of a United States Air Force </li></ul><ul><li>Adrian Nicholas holds the record for the longest freefall- 4 minutes and 55 seconds </li></ul><ul><li>Frank Moody, aged 101, made a tandem jump in 2004 </li></ul>
  13. 16. Canopy formation
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