Based on the Kibo 2, the new addition to UP’s range offers a reduced weight of only 2.7 kg, and performance abilities for long XC flights making it a “perfect” companion for vol-bivouac adventures.
The new light cross-country glider from AirDesign Soar that starts with a weight of only 2.83kg for size XXS is currently available in 5 EN B certified sizes. The Soar is the super compact light version of the Rise 4 and was developed for Hike and Fly, bivy projects and travelers.
With a flat aspect ratio of 5.2, UP's new A+ wing is aimed at talented beginners immediately after completing school or for experienced, safety-conscious pilots looking for top performance. UP also announced an upgrade "2020 edition" for their models Summit XC4, Trango X-Race, Meru and Guru.
The Austrian brand has introduced some relevant changes to modernize the ION , inside the same EN B certification, but with better performance, and it has just been presented at the Stubai Cup, in Austria.
With the same projected aspect ratio of its predecessor -3.9 points – the Mentor 6 incorporates structural innovations throughout its command lines, which result in « a more direct feedback with good pressure feeling in the breaks…that´s also very...
With its new profile and renewed materials the brand presents a lighter glider, promising great performance and agility, what they have called " the wow effect!"
The new wing in NOVA’s catalog proposes an agile and versatile behavior, to enjoy from the first flights until much later on. They also introduce their new reversible harness with a high-capacity detachable backpack.
The Korean brand is launching a new lightweight model, aimed at XC flights, which promises easy handling and good performance for long flights and hike&fly lovers. They define it as "agile and electrifying".