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Welcome to our blog! Here you'll get the latest news on what Fruity Chutes is currently up to with posts on drone parachute recovery, new products, design upgrades, software updates and more.

New Harrier Parachute Launcher is Light, Compact, and Easy to Use

New Harrier Parachute Launcher
Light, Compact, and Easy to Use!

Harrier family

For Immediate Release - January 16, 2018

Los Gatos, California, USA

New Harrier Parachute Launcher: Light,…

Insight Up Solutions Partners with Fruity Chutes

Fruity Chutes has partnered with Insight Up Solutions, the host of the Professional Drone Demo Day, as part of Drone World Expo! Fruity Chutes is psyched to present demonstrations at this event!

Fruity Chutes Can Prevent Drone Destruction

We were recently interviewed by the folks at Aviation Industry News Online about our cool Drone Parachute business. Here is the article that resulted from the talk!

One of the key topics we talked about lack of support for Parachute integration by the manufactureres. Many (most) are simply ignoring this important safety system. On…

New Flexible CO2 Parachute Deployment System Introduced for Drones

Fruity Chutes Introduces High Speed CO2 Release System for Ballistic Parachute Deployment

New Drone Parachute Launchers Featuring Ultra Lightweight Parachutes

We filled out our line of Skycat Recovery Bundles by adding four new exciting products!

Huge Iris Parachute for a Heavy Lift Copter

Henry at Skycat has been testing our IFC-192-S parachute with a heavy lift copter.

DJI Drone Parachute Products - New!

We've added Skycat mounting hardware for the DJI F550, DJI S900, DJI S1000, and DJI Inspire Drones!

Introducing Skycat Carbon Fiber Universal Mount

We just received a cool mounting bracket for the Skycat parachute launcher!

Automatic Parachute Deployment Test For Motor Failure

The guys at Skycat tested parachute auto-deployment by simulating a motor failure.