Parachute riggers check assembly line and load cargo for air-drop under instructor's guidance in United States.
United States USA Date:1967 Duration:6 min 28 sec Sound:Yes
A jeep assembly with G-11 parachute. Riggers check the cargo assembly. Riggers in groups practice cargo assembling. A rigger tightens screw of the modular platform. Riggers arrange honey comb material on the platform. A jeep is kept on the honey combs. It is strapped to the platform. A qualified rigger inspects the assembly. The cargo is transported to the air field. A load master along with a rigger inspects the cargo assembly. The cargo is loaded and secured in the plane. Riggers are examined. Plane takes off. The load is dropped and its parachute opens. Riggers also drop from the plane. Parachutes are seen in the sky. Riggers land on ground. Instructor allows Parker, a rigger to try his cap. Animation of rigger's pledge.
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