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Trip summary

1 week paragliding safety (SIV) and XC flying course
Tailored to the individual pilot’s needs.

Start Date: Saturday 19th May 2007
Finish Date: Friday 25th May 2007

This course is now full. If you would like to put your name down on the reserve list, please Contact Us.

Based in world famous Oludeniz, Turkey.

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About this course

There will be a very strong emphasis on the individual pilot on this course, which will be unique defensive-flying style, ???pilot in command??

About this course


There will be a very strong emphasis on the individual pilot on this course, which will be unique defensive-flying style, ???pilot in command??

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Suitable for me?

If you are wondering whether this trip (and course) is the right thing for you, probably the best way to know for sure would be for you to Contact Us and we can talk it over with you.

In summary, you should consider at least the following criteria??

Suitable for me?

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Cost & what’s included

PRICE FOR THE COURSE: ??450 per week

50% Deposit (??225) to secure your place on the course.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING:

– Airport transfers from & to Dalaman (on specified day & time).
– Lectures.
– SIV flight instruction by Carlo Borsattino (over radio).
– Flight briefings & de-briefings – personal & comprehensive.

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What’s not included?

We don’t include the following things in the cost of our SIV courses…

What’s not included?


We don’t include the following things in the cost of our SIV courses as the cost of them can fluctuate a lot, and we don’t try to make any money out of them from you.

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Equipment needed

You will need the following equipment for this trip…

Equipment needed


You will need the following equipment for this trip:

Compulsory:
You will need to bring your own: Glider; Harness; Helmet; Reserve (recently and correctly repacked); 2m Radio (working properly and of decent quality) with ability to hear easily and talk in-flight (please test this out on the ground and in flight BEFORE you come on the trip, to make sure it works properly); Speed System (correctly fitted); Aquapac – waterproof pocket for your radio (see our shop); Adequate Travel & Medical Insurance; Flights; Sun hat & plenty of suntan lotion; A sense of humour and adventure!!

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Cross Country Paragliding Flight from Mount Caburn to Hawkhurst

It was a tricky call as to whether one should go to the Devil’s Dyke, hoping for a lucky climb out before the wind backed to the south west as it was forecast to do, or go straight to Mount Caburn and face the 500ft walk-up…

Cross Country Paragliding Flight from Mount Caburn (near Lewes) to Hawkhurst

The weather forecasts for Friday 25 August showed strong thermic conditions; too turbulent for students and low-airtime pilots to fly safely; good for experienced paraglider pilots to go cross country flying.

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