Blue Origin successful first flight.
NASA Orion EFT-1 successful flight thru the Van Allen radiation belt.
IRVE-3 successful inflatable heat shield test.
Boeing CST-100 successful drop test.
Space X – Dragon spacecraft recovery from first commercial flight docking on international station.
U.S. Army selects the Intruder® system to replace the legacy MC-4/MC-5.
10,000th unit produced of the T-11 systems replacing the U.S. Army legacy T-10.
Airborne Systems successfully tests the “GigaFly”, setting the world record for the largest ramair canopy carrying the heaviest weight ever flown (40,000 lb).
U.S. Army Selects Airborne Systems DragonFly® and FireFly® Systems for Self-Guided Parachutes.
Airborne Systems competed and won the design competition for the MC-6 as the replacement for MC-1 for the U.S. Army. Airborne Systems was one of four suppliers awarded a 5 year IDIQ contract in 2006 for the MC-6.