NAVY - OPNAV 3501.225B
(n85) Navy Premeditated personnel parachuting (p3) program
|Publication Date:||6 June 2007|
This instruction applies to all Navy P3 activities in order to maximize combat effectiveness, interoperability, and safety. Marine Corps personnel and U.S. Navy personnel assigned to Marine Corps units are guided by the policies set forth in reference (a). This instruction does not address airdrop cargo delivery or aircrew survival operations, which are contained in other Department of Defense (DoD) publications.
To establish policy and assign responsibilities for the Navy Premeditated Personnel Parachuting (P3) Program. This revision includes major changes to policy, assignment of responsibilities, and definitions. The changes included in this revision constitute a complete rewrite of the original directive and should be reviewed in its entirety.