Gemini Spacecraft

Organization Description

Gemini Pedistle 

Landing System

PARA Switch 

PARA Switch

Fires the three drogue cable guillotines and sets a 2.5 second time delay to the MDF ring detonators. After the drogue riser legs have been cut, the drogue parachute pulls away from the re-entry module extracting the pilot parachute from the pilot mortar tube with the apex line.