Mills Manufacturing Corporation is a manufacturer of military parachutes. The company has provided special products for military use since 1935. It offers a broad variety of basic military parachutes and is able to customize parachutes for individual needs. The company s products include parachutes for airborne troops, cargo parachutes, extraction parachutes and deceleration parachutes. Mills Manufacturing Corporation operates a manufacturing complex of more than 150,000 square feet. The company performs all work associated with the manufacture, inspection, testing and packaging of parachutes, with exception of the purchase orders for raw materials, such as webbing, cloth and hardware. Its primary supplier of nylon cord is the company s Miltex subsidiary. Mills Manufacturing Corporation is located in Asheville, N.C.