FXC Corporation is involved in the research, design, development and production of advanced aerospace systems and components. Its major subsidiary, Guardian Parachute, designs, develops, manufactures and distributes a variety of parachutes, automatic parachute release systems and associated products. The company s parachute products include personnel parachutes, cargo chutes, recovery chutes and an array of harnesses and containers. Its line of automatic sensing devices includes barometric timers, ripcord releases, environmental sensors, velocity sensors and aneroid actuated initiators. Guardian also markets a line of test equipment, including altitude test chambers, environmental test sets and several portable test chambers. FXC Corporation and its Guardian Parachute subsidiary maintain their headquarters and production facilities in Santa Ana, Calif.