Body of paraglider found off Vic coast
AN experienced paraglider who died during a tandem flight was known as "the flying pastor" who travelled the world using his passion for flying to deliver his message about God.
Sun May 19, 2013
Search resumes for missing paraglider
The search for a missing paraglider off the coast of south-western Victoria has been suspended due to bad weather.
KRCG-TV Jefferson City
Pilot error causes paraglider accident
Powered paraglider instructor Tom Dresner was teaching Oliver Limcherm and another student ground handling skills just before the crash.
Body found in search for Vic paragliders
The body of a 52-year-old man, identified on news reports as father-of-four Rob Lithgow, was pulled from the sea off Nirranda, near Warrnambool, on Sunday morning after he and another man had been reported missing on Saturday.
Sat May 18, 2013
Police search Nirranda coastline for missing paragliders
THE Police Search and Rescue Squad has been called to Flaxman Hill at Nirranda after a pair of paragliders went missing earlier today.
Wed May 15, 2013
Amherst Daily News
Festival of Flight set to go for long weekend
School is out for Michael Fuller, but he has not left the sport of paragliding behind, nor its upcoming flagship event.
Tue May 14, 2013
Petition aims to stop excavation at Point of the Mountain
Paragliders come from across the nation to fly there, but an instructor at Draper-based company Cloud 9 Toys said the mountain's future is in jeopardy because of mining.
Mon May 13, 2013
Sunday paragliding accident leaves Columbia man with broken femur
The Boone County Fire Protection District responded to the crash at 9031 Tomlin Road shortly before 5:30 p.m. Sunday.
Fri May 10, 2013
Local duo starts summer program in Ecuador
The roughly 15 or so students who will travel to Ecuador this summer will participate in activities ranging from feeding livestock and preparing breakfast on an organic farm in the mornings, to ziplining, paragliding and surfing in the afternoon.
Thu May 09, 2013
Mail on Sunday
Dramatic moment a paraglider miraculously survives after crashing...
This was the dramatic moment a pilot crashed his motorised paraglider into electric cables but survived - despite feeling the electric charge pass through his body.
Wed May 08, 2013
Paraglider injured after falling 500 feet into Lake Berryessa
A paraglider was injured when he fell from 500 feet into Lake Berryessa Tuesday morning, a Napa County sheriff's captain said Wednesday.
Tue May 07, 2013
Jackson Hole News And Guide
Yearning to fly
Novice paragliders Joe Glinka and Ernie Rodriguez run their kites into the wind at Karns Meadow on Friday as Jackson Hole Paragliding instructors keep an eye on their form.
68-Year-Old Man Saved in Glider Crash on Lake Berryessa
A 68-year-old man was rescued today in a hang gliding crash on Lake Berryessa. William Straw, whose hometown is unknown but who is is part of a Santa Barbara paragliding company, was saved by his companion Kevin Howe after the 11 a.m. incident, said Napa County Sheriff's Capt.
Mon May 06, 2013
The Otago Daily Times
Winter view from above
Skytrek Tandem Hang Gliding and Paragliding yesterday launched a new winter hang gliding experience, operating over Glenorchy - saying it is the only company in New Zealand to offer hang gliding during winter.
Sun May 05, 2013
Alleged Israeli Attack on Iranian Missiles in Syria Prompts Threats 'Declaration of War'
Israel has not confirmed or denied the series of strikes early Sunday morning, which the Syrian foreign ministry said had targeted three military sites: a "research center" at Jamraya, a "paragliding airport" in the al-Dimas area of Damascus, and a site in Maysaloun.
Para Gliding in Karachi.
Karachi Gliding Club is a professional light sport aviation club aimed at bringing unforgettable flying experience, around the beautiful coastal city of Karachi, to its members, from diverse walks of life, Photo by Yasir Kazmi, Karachi, Pakistan.
Thu May 02, 2013
Paragliders allowed back to fly again at Hammer Flat
After being closed to paragliders last year, an area near Hammer Flat in East Boise is allowing flights once again.
Popular pilot dies in first flight on new craft
Scott Adair, a former local man killed early Monday morning during his first flight in a recently purchased gyrocopter, was an experienced pilot and remembered as a good friend by local police.
Disabled Lynne up for Pendle Hill paragliding challenge
BOUND Colne woman has set herself a challenge to reach the top of Pendle Hill - and then paraglide down.
Wed May 01, 2013
Skytrek a New Zealand First with New Winter Hang Gliding
Skytrek Tandem Hang Gliding & Paragliding is delighted to announce that it will launch a new winter hang gliding experience in Queenstown on 6th May, giving passengers a unique way to immerse themselves in some of the world's most spectacular scenery.