Tag Archives: Sup’Air
Supair Taska EN C review

Review: Supair Taska, EN C

The new EN C wing from Supair is their first Sports class glider. In Cross Country 182 Marcus King flies the five prototypes and the production model to get an in-depth understanding of just where the glider has come from – and where it’s going See what else is in the August 2017 issue

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Supair Taska video review

Video Review: Supair Taska, EN C

Marcus King test-flew Supair’s first sports class wing, the EN-C Taska, over ten hours in the southern French Alps, and concluded the company had made a wing to be proud of! He also met up with the design team and flew all of the major prototypes that led to the finished product – read about […]

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Supair acquires Gradient

Two become one: Supair buys Gradient

Supair announced on 16 June 2017 that the company has bought Gradient, “to optimise the main strengths of the two businesses and further develop both brands”. Supair’s announcement reads: Set up and run for over 20 years by Ondrej Dupal, an outstanding pilot and competitor, passionate about any form of free flight, Gradient is one the […]

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SupAir workshop in Annecy

Bubble back protection: the new thing from Supair

It’s not just the wings that are benefitting from state-of-the-art science. Andy Pag visits Supair’s Annecy workshop and gets a sneak peak of the next great leap forward in back protection. See what else is in Cross Country 181, July 2017

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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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Sup'Air Strike

Sup’Air Strike: hike-and-fly competition harness

Sup’Air have made a super lightweight pod harness, especially for competition hike-and-fly events. It evolved from their 2015 X-Alps harness, and they say it has a similar feel and comfort to the Delight 2. It’s a step-through, split-leg design with a removable mini seatplate, and a certified 14cm Bumpair back protector. Available in two sizes […]

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Supair Eiko review

Sup’Air Eiko, EN B

Charlie King tries out the Annecy manufacturer’s first mountain wing For anyone with a decent launchable hill nearby, autumn is a great season for hike-and-fly. For those who are that way inclined, there is not much to beat a dark early start on a cool or crisp morning; crunching through frosty leaf mulch in the […]

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Sup'Air Leaf

Sup’Air Leaf EN B paraglider

Sup’Air have announced that the EN-B Leaf is to be added to their expanding paraglider range early in 2016. An “accessible” EN B, Sup’Air say the Leaf will be ideal for pilots just starting out in their flying career, as well as experienced cross-country pilots. “It is the ideal wing for the first big cross-country flights”, they […]

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SupAir Delight 2

SupAir Delight 2 comes in at less than €1000

Sup’Air’s new Delight 2 harness for XC flying and hike and fly has been priced at €983.33, excluding local sales taxes. The harness, which is a major update on the original Delight, weighs 3.6kg in the medium size, and is aimed at regular cross country pilots who want performance and lightness. Features include a removable […]

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JC Skiera presents the Sup'Air Delight 2

Coupe Icare 2014: Sup’Air Delight 2

Supair introduced the Delight 2 paragliding harness at the Coupe Icare in France. JC Skiera from the company talks us through it. • Got news? Send it to us at Subscribe to Cross Country. Buy and sell gear on Home

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Clement Latour and Lex Hagenbeek on the Sup'Air Sora in Annecy. Photo: J C Skiera

Cross Country Sup’Air Sora contest winners

Gaëtan Heudeleine and Victor Sebe in full swing… Cross Country magazine prize winners Lex Hagenbeek and Gaëtan Heudeleine had an “excellent” day on Thursday 17 July when they hooked up with the Sup’Air tandem team to go flying with the new Sup’Air Sora. Lex was the lucky winner pulled out of the hat following a […]

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The Evo XC3 from Sup'Air

Speedbag added to Sup’Air’s Evo XC3

  Sup’Air report: Our versatile Evo XC3 harness is now available with a Speedbag. This accessory offers improved comfort in flight as it is warm, windproof, and provides better stability in the reclined position. The Evo cockpit is integrated to the removable Speedbag. It enables greater visibility and access to flight instruments. The slider panel […]

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Updated: Sup’Air safety notice affects more harnesses

  Sup’Air have updated their list of harnesses affected by a safety notice issued at the end of April. The safety warning is about reserve parachute handles on the following paraglider harnesses: Skypper Evo XC2 Evo XC3 Shamane Shamane FR Vamp Profeel Acro 3 Acro Base Sup’Air say that a few reserve parachute deployment handles […]

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Richard Gallon at the Stubai Cup 2014

Video: New gear at the Stubai Cup 2014

The Stubai Cup in March was the first chance to see what the paragliding companies have for the new season. We spoke to them to find out what they were excited about for 2014. Includes interviews with Nova, Sup’Air, Apco, Advance, Skywalk, MacPara, AirG, AirDesign, BGD, Triple 7, Skyman, Swing, U-Turn, Sky Paragliders and others. […]

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The Sup'Air Sora

Sup’Air announce their new professional tandem

Sup’Air have announced their first paraglider – the tandem Sora. Aimed at professional tandem pilots it’s the result of over a year of design effort. Announcing the glider Sup’Air said, “This high-end tandem glider meets all the requirements of professional pilots who need to perform flight after flight all day over a whole season.” A […]

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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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Sup'Air safety warning, issued March 2013

Sup’Air issue safety warning for the Delight harness

Sup’Air have issued a safety warning for the Delight harness

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Debu Choudhury in India this April

DHV report questions pod harnesses

Recreational paraglider pilots who don’t need top performance should ‘carefully consider’ whether they need to fly a pod harness, the DHV has said.

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Cross Country test Sup’Air’s Base reserve

Marcus King took a detour to Lake Annecy last week, to test out Sup’Air’s new cutaway paraglider reserve system.

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Sup'Air's VIP is a passenger-specific tandem harness

Passenger-specific tandem harness from Sup’Air: the VIP

Sup’Air’s VIP is a passenger-specific tandem harness, designed to work with the pilot-specific Walibi

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