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Italian search-and-rescue helicopter

Free-flying in the Dolomites at risk

Free flying in the Dolomites is under threat, because pilots are unwittingly impeding helicopter search-and-rescue operations in the area.  Rodolfo Saccani from the FIVL has asked us to circulate the following information – please read and take note, if you are planning on flying in the region. We keep having serious problems in the Dolomites (expecially in […]

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FAI Safety Notices online

The FAI have listings on their website of all the safety notices that have been issued for hang gliding and paragliding equipment. The lists are in reverse-chronological order, and can be found here: paragliding equipment safety notices, and hang gliding equipment safety notices. Fai.org • Got news? Send it to us at news@xcmag.com. Subscribe to the world’s favourite […]

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Ozone's new Anti-G

Ozone’s new anti-G-force device

Ozone’s Anti-G is a simple safety device that reduces the G-force experienced when spiral diving a paraglider.

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