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Paragliding pilots fly in for Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia

  The 18th Asian Games get underway in Indonesia later this week. And for the first time, paragliding pilots will be among the thousands of athletes competing, as the air sports takes its place alongside more than 40 other sports involved in this action-packed, pan-Asian event. Pilots across Asia joins in and …

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FAI world microlight Championship touch down in Hungary

          A total of 65 world-class pilots from 10 countries have come together to participate in the 16th FAI World Microlight Championships, being held this week at Nagykanizsa Airport in Hungary. The competition, which was declared open on Saturday August 11 by FAI Microlight and Paramotor Commission (CIMA) …

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DJI Mavic Air

That quality and advanced feature set is reflected in the price. At £769, the DJI Mavic Air is a serious purchase and intended for enthusiast and semi-professional use. At that price, most of its competition comes from the DJI stable of drones. The DJI Mavic Pro, which isn’t quite as accomplished …

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Meet the Blind man flying across the Atlantic in a hot air balloon

Michael Scholes lost his sight 11 years ago- but it hasn’t stopped him from accomplishing some huge feats. For most people, losing your sight wold be completely devastating- but for former hot air balloon pilot Michael Scholes, it’s simply made him more determined than ever to achieve great things. However, next …

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It’s not just temperatures soaring in the UK!

Using the same naturally occurring currents of air that birds use to fly, glider pilots have reached heights of 10,000ft, speeds of 114kph and flown for more than ten hours non-stop – all without an engine! Four flights of more than 1,000km were flown in gliders by pilots starting from …

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