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Sol release reflex PPG wing, Effect XT

Sol’s Effect XT is a paramotor wing for experienced pilots and cross-country adventurers

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Minari Evergreen engine

Evergreen paramotor engine from Minari

Minari say their ‘Evergreen’ PPG engine is a compact, powerful and reliable 180cc PPG engine

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Gin Pegasus 2

Gin Pegasus 2, beginner PPG / free-flight wing

Gin’s Pegasus 2 is a beginner wing for PPG and free flight. Gin say it’s confidence inspiring and fun!

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Latest issue

CROSS COUNTRY 190: June 2018

Free flight is about exploration in all its forms. In issue 190 we celebrate the pure joy of flying new skies – and doing it better every time. Learn more and stay up to date with what’s happening – reviews, adventure, travel, news, equipment and more

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Current features

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Paramotor Rescue

Paul Kilburn: Racing the Tide

Paul Kilburn was a hero – but didn’t want anyone to know it. We look back at the remarkable day when he saved seven people’s lives

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Cross Country 190 (June 2018_

Cross Country 190: June 2018

Great flights and personal bests … Cross Country can’t guarantee you get into the air on every epic day, but we can help you make the most of the flights you do make. Here’s what’s in issue 190

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Q&A With Michael Sigel: Superfinal Superhero

‘Pilots are getting more aggressive. It’s not only aggressive flying, it’s also turning in the wrong direction or coming straight into the thermal. Crazy.’

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The Travel Guide

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May / June
Canigou, Pyrenees

Pyrenean Adventure 7: Canigou

Canigou is the sting in the X-Pyr tail: a large mountain with no easy access

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Buachaille Etive Mor on the left, with snowclad Ben Nevis on the horizon. Photo: Jerome Maupoint

Guide to Glencoe, Scotland

Glencoe offers remote and rugged but accessible flying in the stunning scenery that is the Western Highlands of Scotland

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Sicily. Photo: Ant Green

Island Hopping: Sicily

Ant Green sums up Sicily: “The scenery is picturesque, the food is delicious, and the flying is brilliant!”

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