According to the Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy there is an art to flying, or rather a knack. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss...

Start from amongst the trees

Paragliding start

Paragliding Flight

Paragliding flight

 Soaring over the trees


Full Stall Landing


Paragliding Pilot's License

Pilot's license

Based at Vandenburg airfield (X16) near Tampa Florida, hours are being logged towards a private pilot's license. Flying Cessna's 150, 152, and 172 Skyhawk.

Solo !

Date: 22 June 1997
CFII: Jack Carthy