Kangri

Outstanding lightweight performer We positioned the Kangri at…

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Kibo 2

THE DELIGHT OF FREE FLIGHT We are introducing…

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    UP Research & Innovation

    Many technical details and solutions you see upon close examination of a UP wing were pioneered or improved by UP. This article introduces a few of them:

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    Glider sizes – how to choose

    To help you choose the size of UP wing that will match you best, here is a quote by Franta the head of UP R&D:

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    The rush for performance, and why it can't be quantified

    In the sailplane industry, each new plane is delivered with a comprehensive user handbook comprising, among very many other things, a speed polar curve for the particular model in question.

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    Paraglider line materials, and why they matter to you

    One of the many things which the paraglider designer must make informed choices about during the design process is that of lines. Which lines will he use where in the design, will he employ Aramide/Kevlar lines or Dyneema, and will he go sheathed or unsheated, or a mixture of all these options?

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    Monday, 12 August 2019
    We are organising the UP H&F days together with the paragliding club GFC Lieser-Maltal in…
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    Thursday, 08 August 2019
    The 16th Paragliding World Championship is taking place in Krushevo, Macedonia from the 5th-18th of…

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