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Solo Program  

After successful completion of the Level I course, you are ready for Level II.  This course is your continuation into the world of modern hang gliding.  You will perfect the skills learned in Level I, in preparation for solo flight.  All flights will be tandem with a USHGA certified instructor. 

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As in Level I, you will launch the hang glider; fly the glider on and off tow; and then land the glider in the water. But now, you will be in control, under the supervision of the instructor. Upon successful demonstration of the necessary skills, and an evaluation by the instructor, you will be prepared for solo flight. 

Practical Instruction will include:

  • Launch Techniques  

  • In flight Maneuvers

  • Landing Approach

  • Landing Technique

Ground School :

In ground school, through hands on training, you will learn basics.

  • Basic Aerodynamics

  • Airspeed vs. Ground Speed

  • Speeds of Flight: Minimum Sink, Trim, Best L/D (Lift Over Drag)

  • Micro Meteorology

  • Equipment safety

  • Ground Handling Skills

In-shop Viewing of Hang Gliding Training Videos

These videos are designed to reinforce your flight training and ground school. Come in and watch as often as you like.

Test and Qualification

At the end of level II, you will have the opportunity to take a test that will certify you for the solo flight. Any incorrect answers will be fully explained by an instructor. 

 

Solo Program, Level II..................................................................$995.00

** All classes are by appointment Bring swimsuit, sunscreen and towel *** 

A friend may ride on the boat free of charge 


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