VITAL PARACHUTE INC. has received the EN Certification for its rescue parachute “OCTAGON” (Small, Medium, Large) from Air Turquoise SA on, 16th September 2014.
This is in accordance with EN 12491:2001, or the safety requirements and test methods for paragliding equipment and emergency parachutes.
This proves that OCTAGON is reliable and safe as it meets the EU provisions concerning product safety. VITAL PARACHUTE is also on its process of obtaining EN certification of its new rescue parachute design to be marketed in Europe and the rest of the world.
The link below will direct you to the complete flight and load test report of OCTAGON;