parachute rigger


parachute rigger
dobrador de pára-quedas

English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • Parachute rigger — A parachute rigger is a person who is trained or licenced to pack, maintain or repair parachutes. A rigger is required to understand fabrics, hardware, webbing, regulations, sewing, packing, and other aspects related to the building, packing,… …   Wikipedia

  • parachute rigger — a person who inspects, repairs, and packs or folds parachutes. Also called rigger. * * * …   Universalium

  • parachute rigger — noun : a person who packs, inspects, and repairs parachutes; specifically : an enlisted man in the United States Navy having such work as his major duties * * * a person who inspects, repairs, and packs or folds parachutes. Also called rigger …   Useful english dictionary

  • Parachute Rigger Badge — Infobox Military Award name=Parachute Rigger Badge awarded by=United States Army type=Badge eligibility= for=Completion the U.S. Army Quartermaster School’s course on parachute combat supply, preparation, and deployment. status=Currently awarded… …   Wikipedia

  • Rigger (job) — A Rigger was originally a person who attended to the rigging of a sailing ship. The skills learnt aboard ship with ropes and booms found use ashore, one of the first being in the theatre, however these skills could be used anywhere that needed… …   Wikipedia

  • rigger — /rig euhr/, n. 1. a person who rigs. 2. a person whose occupation is the fitting of the rigging of ships. 3. a person who works with hoisting tackle, cranes, scaffolding, etc. 4. a protective structure around a construction site. 5. Aeron. a. a… …   Universalium

  • rigger — ► NOUN 1) (in combination ) a ship rigged in a particular way: a square rigger. 2) a person who attends to the rigging of a sailing ship, aircraft, or parachute. 3) a person who erects and maintains scaffolding, cranes, etc. 4) a person who works …   English terms dictionary

  • rigger — [rig′ər] n. a person who rigs; specif., a) a person who works with hoisting tackle and the like b) a person whose work is assembling the fuselage, wings, etc. of aircraft c) a person who packs parachute assemblies d) a person who works with an… …   English World dictionary

  • rigger — rigger1 noun 1》 [in combination] a ship rigged in a particular way: a square rigger. 2》 a person who attends to the rigging of a sailing ship, aircraft, or parachute. 3》 a person who erects and maintains scaffolding, cranes, etc. 4》 a worker on… …   English new terms dictionary

  • SkyHawks Parachute Team — Infobox Military Unit unit name=SkyHawks Parachute Team caption= dates= country=Canada allegiance= branch=Canadian Forces Canadian Forces Land Advanced Warfare Centre. type= role=Parachute Team size= command structure= current commander= garrison …   Wikipedia

  • 500th SS Parachute Battalion — The 500th SS Parachute Battalion (500. SS Fallschirmjägerbatallion) was the parachute unit of the Waffen SS.The idea to form a paratrooper unit within the Waffen SS, allegedly, came directly from Reichsführer SS Heinrich Himmler. Creation Himmler …   Wikipedia


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