Gin Gliders have released a whole new range of Gin Gliders accessories and FLY GIN clothing, some of which are listed below. See our online shop to find the full range of Gin Gliders accessories and FLY GIN clothing!Read more
22.07.11 | Chrigel dominates the X-Alps with a big lead, and has reached Switzerland. The 3S strategy is working well! Hugh Miller wonders about Chrigel’s glider.Read more
The POISON3 test report is here....
Make sure you read Thermik Magazine's test report on the POISON3 written by Franz Altmann. Here is the link for some interesting observations on our shining, high performance wing EN:D wing...
After about ten months of development work, the Factor 2 was finally certified EN C in sizes S & M.
Nova say: "We have never been able to increase the performance as much as from Factor 1 to Factor 2. Further more, the Factor 2 flies significantly faster at top speed and it is even more stable at speed than the Factor 1. We could even improve the handling: You need less brake travel and less pressure to fly the Factor 2."
Swiss company High Adventure have released the Beamer 2, a new version of their 1995 classic rogallo steerable reserve parachute.
To get around one of the major drawbacks of steerable reserves, the Beamer 2 features a 2-phase opening and steering system. On opening, it is in the brakes-on position and acts a bit like a classic round canopy, with reduced forward movement (in case it opens near to cliffs or other objects). But use the brakes and they release, the Beamer II becoming a steerable Rogallo wing with good forward glide...Read more
ADVANCE has set itself the goal of getting amongst the leaders in the 2011 Online Cross Country Competition using serial gliders, and this is why we founded an international cross country team, the Advance XC Serial Team. There are 19 pilots for 2011, all flying serial gliders in the same special colour scheme, who each mean to do well in the FAI World XC contest...Read more