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Sean Tucker with his SOFTIE in the Oracle Challenger III

Para-Phernalia, Inc. has designed and manufactured the SOFTIE line of pilot emergency parachutes since 1979. Our emergency parachutes are known world wide for being the highest quality, most comfortable, and reliable emergency parachutes available.


There are seven different SOFTIE models which make up the SOFTIE product line. Each can be customized to suit your individual needs. Whether you fly powered aerobatics, gliders, warbirds, or any other type of aircraft, we have an emergency parachute system designed for your application.



2016 Show Schedule


We will be displaying at the following shows in 2016:


Soaring Society of America Convention (SSA)

Greenville, SC - Feb 18 - 20


AERO Friedrichshafen, Germany,  April 20 - 23


Sun-n-Fun*, Lakeland, FL  April 5 - 10 *


Aero UK, Sywell Aerodrome, July 1 - 3 *


AirVenture 2016*, Oshkosh, WI - July 25 - 31


* Order your SOFTIE in advance and you can pick it up at  either Sun-n-Fun or  AirVenture 2016.