BRS Aerospace has established a nationwide
Cessna Parachute System Authorized Installation Network to handle whole aircraft
parachute installations on the sizeable Cessna 172 and 182 single-engine piston
|"The network of factory-approved installation
centers are all equipped and qualified to install the BRS Aerospace whole
aircraft parachute recover systems in 172s and 182s providing an unprecedented
level of safety for legacy aircraft and newer models," said BRS Aerospace
President Enrique Dillon.
"BRS has the only FAA/EASA certified aircraft parachute systems for Cessna
172/182s available today."
The level of safety provided by the ballistic
recovery system for owners and operators of Cessna 172s and 182s is comparable
to a similar system on the world's best-selling single-engine piston powered
aircraft and every new certified aircraft with six seats or less under
Installation kits for the Cessna 182 Skylane
are $17,500 and the Cessna 172 installation kit is $15,500, plus installation
fees. The BRS system is approved for Cessna 182s manufactured from 1964 and
newer, and Cessna 172s manufactured in 1966 and newer.