RIGGERS 10th June 99
8. TANDEM MODIFICATIONS (NOT CLEARED for general use)
Allan Hewitt requested permission to use a Strong Tandem system with the drogue release position as per the Tandem Vector system. Allan presented the equipment to those present.Allan advised the meeting that he had carried out a great deal of research into this and stated that he had spoken to many CCI’s and Advanced Riggers. He had also spoken to the manufacturers concerning this matter and could see no reason why this modification could not be carried out.
It was proposed by Allan Hewitt and seconded by John Rix (proxy) that the above Tandem modification be accepted.
For: 5 (incl. 1 proxy) – Against: 0 – Abstentions: 3 (J. Curtis, B Whitaker, P. Walter)