Paragliding

 

Paragliding is a recreational and competitive adventure sport of flying paragliders: lightweight, foot-launched, glider aircraft with no rigid primary structure. Despite not using an engine, paraglider flights can last many hours and cover many hundreds of kilometers, though flights of one to two hours and covering some tens of kilometers. By skilful exploitation of air sources of lift, the pilot may gain height, often reaching to altitudes of a few thousand meters.

 

Tandem Paragliding, two - seated flight

Live an unforgettable flying experience safely, where the immediacy of contact with air and nature, creates a unique feeling of freedom and tranquility. Additionally, the pilot can increase the level of emotion, to make soft, perfectly controlled, acrobatic maneuvers where you will feel the adrenaline rush. To make a two-seated flight you do not need to have any special skills or expertise. All you need is the will to do it. All the pilots are certified by the Greek Air Sports Federation with years of experience and will ensure you a unique experience on the skies.

 

 

Tandem Paraglide - 2 seat paragide

Prices : 95 eur per person

Tandem paraglide flights.

Duration of activity : 2 hours.

Duration of transport from Athens : 45 min - 1,5 hours drive.

Locations : Kithaironas Mountain at Plataies area and Kandili Mountain at Megara area.

What's included :

-20 minute flight with experienced pilot.

-Video coverage usb memory card.

No minimum attendance, no previous experience needed.

Transfer from Athens can be arranged upon request.

Paraglide Training

Prices : 780 € per person.

We offer training programs for beginners and advanced pilots every Spring and Autumn. Our philosophy is to offer the most comprehensive experience to the trainee. Our certified English speaking instructors will teach you to fly on your own with safety. Our equipment is certified and maintained on our modern facilities. By the end of the trainning, pilots will get Appi level 3 pilot international certificate. https://appifly.org/?APPI-3-Pilot&lang=en

1.Theory

Duration : 4 hours

Location : Plataies

Description : Theory courses on Meteorology, Aerodynamics, Mechanics of flight, Flight regulations, emergency issues.

2.Training on the ground
Duration : 1-2 days ~10 hours
Locations : Plataies or Kandili Megaron.
Description : During training on the ground, you will get to familiarize with the equipment, prepare, check and handle. After a few hours of training you will be able to treat and handle your equipment in a safe way. Every student will get its own paraglide equipment, helmet, seat and wing during the trainning.

 

3. Low flights
Duration : 2-3 days ~6-10 flights
Locations : Plataies or Kandili Megaron
Description : It is time for the first flights. After confirming that the student is ready to take off, he will be able to practice what he has learned on the ground and make his first flights. We go to a 50
meters hill and add height on our take offs and landing.

 

4.High flights
Duration : 5-7 days ~12 flights
Locations : Plataies or Kandili Megaron.
Description : After a couple of low flights, the student will be able to make it’s first high flights, with an altitude difference of 350 meters. The trainee pilot should be able to perform what he has learned during the training of the low flights. He will be capable of taking off, control the wing and land with safety on the landing point. The duration of the flight is relevant to the capability of the pilot and the weather conditions.

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