Applications For long range distress signalling on ships, lifeboats and life rafts. The best signal in offshore kits for pleasure craft. Design and function The launching tube has clear instructions and a non-slip surface to ensure safe operation even when launched with one hand. General The IKAROS parachute rocket was introduced in 1959 and the same design is now used by most manufacturers around the world. The IKAROS original is the leading parachute rocket with quality and performance that meets the highest demands on function and safe operation.
The IKAROS parachute rocket is approved globally and meets the latest SOLAS 74/96 regulations.
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