Skywalk JET FLAP Technology

Skywalk JET FLAP Technology

So what is Skywalk's JET FLAP technology, and what benefit does it give? Skywalk explain…

JET FLAP Technology

Idea and development history:  During a discussion of the skywalk development team on how to improve the stall of a surf kite, one idea among others surfaced – to try slotted flaps.

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Paragliding Tips From A Low-airtime Pilot’s Perspective

Low-airtime Paragliding Tips from The Summer

Low-airtime paraglider pilot Ked Shayer found that he made some big improvements in his flying this year. He even won some prizes! Wisely, Ked noted down some of the things he learned so he could refer back to them later. We thought his notes would also be useful for other new pilots to read so, with Ked's permission, we've published them here for your benefit with some additional commentary from Carlo at Flybubble.

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Advance Epsilon 7 Review Parapente Mag

Advance Epsilon 7 Review Parapente Mag

French magazine Parapente Mag published a great EPSILON 7 review. In case don't speak French, Advance have translated the most important part.

Summary of the Epsilon 7 Review Published By Parapente Mag

Test pilot Philippe Lami describes the technical aspect of the EPSILON 7 and compares it with its predecessor the EPSILON 6.

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Swing Mistral 7 v U-Turn Blacklight

Swing Mistral 7 v U-Turn Blacklight

U-Turn BlacklightBy Carlo Borsattino, CFI at Flybubble

I flew the Swing Mistral 7 (pictured below) and U-Turn Blacklight (pictured right) a good amount in varied conditions (light, strong, smooth, turbulent, dynamic, thermic) within a few weeks of each other, so could draw a very good and clear comparison between them.

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