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Aircross U-Cruise review

Review: The Aircross U-Cruise – the 446km EN B

“With a secure feel and great performance the U-Cruise is undoubtedly a kilometre-muncher. “With its racy feel both on and off the bar and solid structure in the strong stuff it should be effective on strong Alpine days: big climbs and long glides.” Marcus King reviews the new AirCross U-Cruise, an EN-B that already has […]

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Win a paraglider in the Cross Country Prize Draw 2017

Fancy a brand new paraglider for 2017? Then you are in luck – it’s time for the annual Cross Country Magazine Prize Draw. Your chance to win a paraglider, simply by being a subscriber to Cross Country. What do I have to do? All you have to do is hold a valid subscription for the […]

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Konrad Gorg happy

Konrad Gorg: 425km declared-goal world record on EN B

Konrad Gorg, owner of AirCross, flew 446km from Quixada, Brazil on 1 November 2016, setting a new world record for distance to a declared goal at 425km. More – he was flying an EN B wing, his own AirCross U Cruise. He was in the air for 10h40m. See the tracklog here. We are pretty certain […]

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Aircross U-Cruise

Aircross to launch high-B U-Cruise at Coupe Icare

AirCross have announced that their new high-end EN-B U-Cruise has passed certification in the S, M and L sizes, with XL to follow shortly. The glider will be officially launched at the 2016 Coupe Icare in September, and the company say demo gliders will be available through their dealer network around August 2016. AirCross say: After such a long time […]

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Aircross U Cruise

Aircross U Cruise on its way

AirCross will be releasing a new high-end EN B glider, the U Cruise, in time for the 2016 season. The three-liner has a newly-designed sharknose and “top-notch” performance in its class. We’ve been told it has 65 cells and an aspect ratio of 5.6, and is planned in four sizes. • Got news? Send […]

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Aircross Double U tandem

Aircross Double U: solo / tandem

Aircross say their new 41m2 Double U paraglider is EN-B certified for solo or tandem use, rated from 130-220kg. The company say it is exceptionally easy to launch and has high passive safety in flight while still being agile and fun to fly. The Double U’s gliding performance has benefitted from the V-ribs and rigid foils that support the profile, […]

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AirCross UFly2

AirCross Release U Fly 2

  AirCross’s new EN B glider has been released. It offers “Safety and security with precise handling” according to the company. They say: It is the perfect glider for the pilot who demands a huge amount of passive safety, but still needs to have enough performance reserves to go on XC. The glider is also […]

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Win a paraglider in the Cross Country prize draw

Subscribe and win a paraglider: Cross Country prize draw 2013

The 2013 Cross Country Magazine Subscribers’ Prize Draw is now open. As in previous years, the winning subscriber will get to choose a brand new solo paraglider from either Aircross, BGD, Gin, Gradient, Little Cloud, Nova, Ozone, Sky or Swing. Plus we have some great runner up prizes including varios from Flytec and Flymaster, a harness from […]

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Aircross new En C paraglider, the U Cross

Aircross’ U Cross paraglider gets EN C

AirCross’ new paraglider, the U Cross, has passed EN C certification in sizes S and M

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Aircross' radical-looking U6

Aircross U6 competition two-liner

Aircross have released their new competition wing for 2011, the U6.

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The U-Sport Evo, lightweight serial racer from Aircross

Aircross U-Sport Evo: lightweight serial class paraglider

German firm Aircross have created a lightweight version of their serial class racer: The U-Sport Evo is 3 kilos lighter than the original U-Sport, and Aircross’ test pilots are reporting better launch characteristics and climbing performance as a result.

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Italian reader wins paraglider in XC Mag Prize Draw

Italian pilot Benedetto Lo Tufo wins his choice of paraglider from either Aircross, Apco, Gin, Gradient, Ozone or Sol in the Cross Country Magazine Readers Draw

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Fancy a free Paraglider for Xmas?

24 hours until one lucky reader wins a brand new paraglider of their choice from Aircross, Apco, Gin, Gradient, Ozone or Sol. Just being subscribed to Cross Country magazine gets you a place in the draw

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Aircross U5 2 two-line competition paraglider

Aircross’ U52 is a two-line competition paraglider, which word has it could give Ozone’s Mantra R10.2 a run for its money.

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Aircross U-Fly intermediate paraglider

German company Aircross are releasing their first LTF 1-2 / EN B paraglider, the U-Fly. Aircross say the glider is “very easy to launch, has a magnificent glide ratio and is certainly a perfect glider for those pilots who want to make cross country experiences with a high performing glider whilst remaining relaxed”. The glider, […]

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