WikiLeaks Cable: New Icarus JFX Canopy named “all round performer”

Fri 24 December 10

A new cable was released today between Brett Neumann from Downward Trend and NZ Aerosports:

 

5 December 2010

New Icarus JFX Canopy named “all round performer”

 

date: 5/12/2010

source: Downward Trend

destination: NZ Aerosports World HQ

classification: CONFIDENTIAL

reference: 

10JFX CANOPY 00047927355 DT001 AUS DIRECT 002 NZAERO NO 78652 245 000

 

SUBJ: Findings on the JFX Can…

 

Classified by Jyro, reasons 1.5 (a) and (c)

 

1. (A) Test Jump Report: The named tester, Brett Neumann, finds the Icarus JFX a pleasure to fly. The opening is staged and smooth. You will find the canopy crisp and responsive.

2. (A) Flight Characteristics: The flight is found to be smooth, predictable and enjoyable.

3. (B) Risers: Front riser pressure is less than that of the JVX, making for easy dive and recovery techniques. Rear riser recovery is more progressive and gradual than the JVX, giving a slower recovery and long dive.  

4. (C)Conclusions: The JFX is an all round performer, consistent in every parameter. If you are participating in RW, Freefly, Canopy Piloting and even Wingsuiting, the JFX is capable!

 

NOTE: To see the JFX on one of it's early test jumps head to our Facebook page:

www.facebook.com/nzaerosports

Or copy and paste this link: 

http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=1571994533169&oid=139399876089729&comments 

For more information see:

http://www.nzaerosports.com/canopies/daedalus-JFX

 

To order your JFX now fill out an order form or email sales@nzaerosports.com

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