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Niviuk Artik 5

Niviuk release sports class Artik 5

Niviuk have released their new sports class cross-country paraglider, the EN-C Artik 5

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Icaro Xema reversible harness

Icaro Xema reversible paraglider harness

Icaro have replaced the Energy Cross reversible paraglider harness with the new Xema

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Yooda Yak 185 paramotor

Yooda Yak 185 paramotor

Yooda’s new Yak 185 paramotor is powered by the Vittorazi Moster 185 engine, and ideal for intermediate PPG pilots

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Free flight is about exploration in all its forms. In issue 189 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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Cross Country 189

Cross Country 189: May 2018

Free flight is about exploration in all its forms. In issue 189 we celebrate the pure joy of flying new skies – and doing it better every time

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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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Honza Rejmanek in the Red Bull X-Alps 013. Photo: Vitek Ludvik / Red Bull Content Pool

’10 Years of What I Know about the Weather’

After 10 years Honza Rejmanek reveals his 10 weather concepts that pilots need to know – number nine will amaze you…

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March / April
Emberger Alm, Austria. Photo: Martin Scheel

Emberger Alm, Austria

Emberger Alm is at 1,740m, above the market town of Greifenburg in southern Austria

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Prelip, Macedonia. Photo: Marcus King

Macedonia Magic: Prelip

Treskavec and the nearby site of Selechka sit on the hills on the opposite side of the Pelaginian Plain from KruŠevo

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The stunning fishtail of Machaphuchare (6,993 m) dominates flying in Pokhara. Photo: Peter Wolf

Guide to Pokhara, Nepal

Pokhara is a must on any serious pilot’s world tour – fly warm winter thermals against the backdrop of the snow-clad Himalaya

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