Estonia's Lauri Kadakas covered 1132,7km on a straight line on March 9th in Australia, beating the long standing Paramotor World Record of Distance of 1105 km set by Ramon Morillas in 2009. Here, he tells the details behind that long flight, now under review by the FAI to be certified as official world record.
From Thursday 19th to Sunday 22nd of September 2019, at Saint-Hilaire-du-Touvet / Lumbin (France), the famous ultra-light air festival Coup Icare will be held once again in the heart of the Isère Alps. The organization announces a spectacular, innovative, acrobatic and off-the-chart program with the wackiest pilots from all over the world.
We test-flew the 3 main novelties launched at the Paramotor meeting of Las Candelas 2019 in Spain, the gliders for motorized flight BGD Luna 2, Dudek Warp and ITV Piper, as well as the surprisingly light paramotors of Air Conception.
Gin introduces this cocoon, specially designed for paramotor, claiming it is a step forward, both in comfort and efficiency, and can be adapted to most frames.
The “High Flow” system is an update for these two classic engines that achieves a more efficient and reliable performance, according to the brand. For Polini engines.
Over a year after he took over the French company ITV, Mika Reigner seems happy with the response of the market to their new gliders and looking forward to releasing their new proposals for 2019: a dedicated paramotor wing,...
With high temperatures and the sun shining during the 4 days -with only a few moments of clouds and rain on Friday- the largest event dedicated to our sports in the world, the Coupe Icare, deployed all its splendor...