AN 6511-1 Irving Air Chute Co. Parachute Seat Pack Nomenclature Label, above photo.
This label is marked:
AN 6511-1 Parachute
MFG. BY IRVING AIR CHUTE. CO.
LEXINGTON, KY.
MAR 23 1943
GOVERNMENT NO. AN42-___________
MFG. SERIAL NO. A-________________
CONTRACT NO.______W535AC-26573__
AN 6511-1 Irving Air Chute Co. Parachute Seat Pack, above photo.
This seat parachute pack was delivered under contract, but is in unissued condition. The harness, silk
canopy and risers are not present. The War Department Form 46, Parachute Log Record is not present.
The serial number is stenciled on the side of the chute pack: 42-20399
The front closure flap has been stenciled R-1-12-44
Seat Parachute Model AN 6511-1, Aircrew
AN 6511-1 Irving Air Chute Co. Parachute Seat Pack rear view, above photo.