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British Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association

British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association

Incident Reports - Informal Investigations

This page lists all BHPA incident reports (informal investigations) available on this website. You can view all incident reports, or filter reports by Hang Gliding, Powered Hang Gliding, Paragliding, Paramotoring or Parascending. The incident report database can also be searched.

If a "formal investigation" has been undertaken into one of the incidents listed below, a link to the relevant formal report will be displayed below the incident date.

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Date Gender Age Rating Location Wind Speed &
Conditions
Wing &
Launch Type
Glider Summary Injury
30 May 2003 Male 41 Novice Muggery Bottom
United Kingdom
8-16 km/h
Thermic

Paraglider
Foot (Reverse)
Apco
Fiesta



fractured wrist and elbow and also bruised spine.
29 May 2003 Male 40 Club Pilot Larange
France
0-8 km/h
Thermic

Paraglider
Foot (Reverse)
Apco
Sentra Large.



Fr Femur
28 May 2003 Male 38 Club Pilot Nant Y Moel
United Kingdom
16-24 km/h
Thermic

Paraglider
Foot (Reverse)
Swing
Astral



Severe bruising to muscles of lower spine. Compressed vertebra.
27 May 2003 Male 21 Pilot Babadag (Olu Deniz) Turkey
Turkey


Paraglider
Foot (Forward)
Nova
Carbon



none
26 May 2003 Male 36 Club Pilot Haresfield
United Kingdom
8-16 km/h
Variable

Paraglider
Advance
Sigma 4



none
26 May 2003 Male 53 Club Pilot Haresfield
United Kingdom
16-24 km/h
Variable

Paraglider
Edel
Confidance



none
25 May 2003 Male 28 Novice Bedlinog
United Kingdom
8-16 km/h
Variable

Flexwing Hang Glider
Foot (Assisted)
Hi Way
Stubby



fractured tibia and fibula open
22 May 2003 Male 35 Club Pilot United Kingdom






none
15 May 2003 Male 66 Pilot Cold Norton
United Kingdom
0-8 km/h
Variable

Powered HG
Powered
Wing:
Airwave
Classic

Engine:

Wasp



broken leg cut on head, burns on back.
15 May 2003 Male 57 Pilot Mount Caburn
United Kingdom
16-24 km/h
Gusts

Paraglider
Foot (Reverse)
Apco
Presta



none
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Incident reports (informal investigations) last updated: 23 September 2018 at 05:45:07 AM

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