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by Davis
Sat, Jan 01 2022, 08:23:30 am
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Irresponsible PPG Operators are Dangerous
Replies: 19
Views: 797

Re: Irresponsible PPG Operators are Dangerous

Yes, I assume that the white canopy was the reserve and the multi-colored one was the main. Look at the lines in the main. Does look like a paraglider to me.
by Davis
Wed, Dec 29 2021, 02:38:50 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Irresponsible PPG Operators are Dangerous
Replies: 19
Views: 797

Re: Irresponsible PPG Operators are Dangerous

Check out the pictures of the parachute (and reserve) and tell me if you think that the chute is a paraglider. Doesn't seem that way to me. Perhaps a paraplane instead?
by Davis
Tue, Oct 05 2021, 08:15:13 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Dolomites/Kennedy
Replies: 1
Views: 1513

Re: Dolomites/Kennedy

:D
by Davis
Mon, Aug 09 2021, 09:11:41 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: Less Forum traffic?
Replies: 10
Views: 4099

Re: Less Forum traffic?

Just to let you know, the Oz Report has a big presence on Facebook, which I realize doesn't help those you find that service objectionable. It is much easier for me to pick and choose posts from other sources to feature in the Oz Report on Facebook. Kinda lively. Still, of course, I post relevant ar...
by Davis
Sat, Jun 19 2021, 02:13:11 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: $5 million dollar questions????
Replies: 54
Views: 10210

Re: $5 million dollar questions????

We're living at the edge of civilization, but as the years have passed since 1973 many more have been forced to join us.
by Davis
Fri, Jun 18 2021, 01:12:21 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: $5 million dollar questions????
Replies: 54
Views: 10210

Re: $5 million dollar questions????

Just to be clear, this is a national approach. It has been done through the RRRG. A number of sites have additional insurance requirements and the local pilots pay the extra fees required to pay for this additional level of insurance. This has always been the case, long before we started "self-...
by Davis
Sun, Jun 13 2021, 05:39:48 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: $5 million dollar questions????
Replies: 54
Views: 10210

Re: $5 million dollar questions????

That article is just a republish of what's in this thread already. You can find it above.
by Davis
Sun, Jun 13 2021, 02:23:23 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: $5 million dollar questions????
Replies: 54
Views: 10210

Re: $5 million dollar questions????

Which original story would that be?
by Davis
Sat, Jun 12 2021, 03:24:37 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: $5 million dollar questions????
Replies: 54
Views: 10210

Re: $5 million dollar questions????

It is irrelevant whether the farmer was being paid or not. Lawyers would have been required in all cases.
by Davis
Fri, Jun 11 2021, 01:07:21 pm
Forum: Hang Gliding
Topic: $5 million dollar questions????
Replies: 54
Views: 10210

Re: $5 million dollar questions????

See health insurance company above.