HLC is the global leader in supplying parachute fabrics for military and commercial aerial delivery systems.  All of our fabrics are woven on the most modern state-of-the-art looms and are finished and tested at U.S. government certified facilities.  We are proud to be a sustaining member of the Parachute Industry Association (PIA).

HLC provides a wide range of engineered and customized nylon woven fabrics to meet specific requirements.  HLC also certifies Berry Amendment Compliant fabrics ensuring that all fabrics are produced in the USA.

Common Applications

Our parachute fabrics utilize custom designs from our customers for special military applications as well as offering many standard fabrics for use that includes:

  • Personnel and Delivery Parachutes
  • Cargo Parachutes
  • Flare and Ammo decelerator chutes

Fabric Finishing Services

Within the wide scope of fabric finishings, we can provide within our plant, state-of-the-art finishing equipment including pin and clip tenter frames, contact heat dryers, calendars. Our capabilities are:

  • Water Repellent Finishes
  • Dip and Face Finishing – Coated Fabrics
  • Wickable Treatments
  • Fire Retardant Finishes – Water Based & Solvent Based
  • Resin Finishes – Military Boot
  • Anti-Microbial Treatment
  • Anti Static Treatment

To learn more about how we can provide a suitable fabric for your Parachute project Request a Quote