Troop parachutes include both parabolic and flat circular designs. Cargo parachutes are flat, circular and bi-conical with canopy diameters ranging from 34 feet to 100 feet. Extraction and stabilization parachutes are of ring slot design with diameters of 15 to 28 feet.
Mills Manufacturing also manufactures packs and harnesses, flares, drogue and drone recovery parachutes and ribbon chutes. It is an approved U.S. Government manufacturer in accordance with MIL-DTL-6645J.
The company is vertically integrated, performing all manufacturing, inspection, testing, and packaging of its parachutes. Its primary supplier of nylon cord is Miltex Industries, a division of the company.
Kaycom has supported the Canadian Forces with multiple contracts for 60 ft /100 ft canopies.
Kaycom has represented Mills Manufacturing since 2001.
Kaycom is the exclusive Canadian representative for all of Mills Manufacturing's products.
Mills Manufacturing is based in Asheville, North Carolina.