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Advance launch Lightness 3 harness, ideal companion for Xi paraglider

During the last Coupe Icare, Advance officially introduced the third generation of their lightweight cross-country harness, which incorporates a windshield in the fairing and offers a weight of around 2.5 kg. The Lightness 3 is the perfect complement for...

Ventus: First harness fully designed by Nova, launched at Coupe Icare

A few firsts had the Austrian manufacturer at the last Coupe Icare. Sisi Eisl was in charge for the first time, following her appointment as new Managing Director of the company in August -the first woman in front of...
Gin Seok 40 años

Gin Seok: 40 years in free flight

To celebrate 4 decades in the free flight world, the designer and founder of Gin Gliders launched a special edition of the Genie Race 4 harness in bright red colour, which attracted the looks at the Coupe Icare 2018...

Nova launched EN B glider ION 5

The successor of Nova’s best-selling glider of the millennium (the Ion 4) incorporates a refined profile with optimised ballooning and wingtips, as well as additional swept stabilo cells. Thanks to that, the Ion 5 offers better glide performance across...

Mac Para presents hike&fly glider Outback

The lightest and most compact paraglider in the Mac Para range, the new Outback is EN B certified and despite its small size and high wing load it is well balanced and offers “excellent” glide performance, according to the...

Paraglider review: Advance Iota 2

At the end of the autumn 2017, we were invited by Advance to be among the first to meet their new high EN B paraglider, and to do a couple of winter flights with it in the Grindelwald and...

ITV presents new EN A paraglider Boxer 2

A modern design that benefits from laser cut (ILT), 3D shaping, and leading edge with rods (IRS), among other features, the Boxer 2 is an ideal glider for the first flights, but also to progress from local flights to...

First contact with new paraglider Iota 2 from Advance

The Swiss company privately presented their high EN model Iota 2 to a small group of pilots and media members in mid-November. The new glider outperforms its predecessor in all aspects, according to the Advance design team, with significant...
ITV Bulldog

ITV released ‘king size’ Bulldog paraglider up to 450 kg

One of our favorite tandem wings for flying under power, the Bulldog is one of the most popular wings in the range of the French manufacturer with over 1000 units sold all over the world. Now, ITV decided to...

Michael Regnier takes over ITV Paragliders

As announced by the end of 2016, the new owner of ITV just introduced the new team that will manage the French paraglider manufacturer company, the oldest in the market after 36 years of history. Regnier has been working...