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British Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association

British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association

BHPA Safety Notices

The following Safety Notices have been issued by the BHPA Flying & Safety Committee.

Safety Notices
sn032.082011.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 032 [08/2011]
3.5mm Maillons fitted to wings from Paramania manufactured since March 2011
588k 23 Aug 2011
sn031.112008.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 031 [11/2008]
Paragliders: 360 degree turns & nose-down spiral dives
121k 27 Nov 2008
sn030.032005.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 030 [03/2005]
Danger of Altering Paraglider Brake Line Lengths
(Replaces SAFETY NOTICE 030 [01/2005] Apco Fiesta 2: Deep Stall, which should destroyed)
36k 10 Mar 2005
sn029.092002.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 029 [09/2002]
Paraglider Collapses at Low Level 
48K 22 Oct 2002
sn028.012002.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 028 [01/2002]
Parafly Carabiners 
28K 03 May 2002
sn027.112001.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 027 [11/2001]
Faulty Brummel Hooks - paraglider speed systems 
24K 18 Dec 2001
sn026.112001.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 026 [11/2001]
Airea "Fat Willie" Tandem Paraglider in Big Ears 
7K 18 Dec 2001
sn025.092000.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 025 [09/2000]
Harness Buckles 
23K 09 May 2001
sn024.042000.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 024 [04/2000]
Harness Buckles 
73K 09 May 2001
sn023.042000.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 023 [04/2000]
Solar Wings Scandal XK Cross Tube Bridle 
5K 09 May 2001
sn022.032000.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 022 [03/2000]
Paraglider Collapses at Low Level 
5K 09 May 2001
sn021.111999.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 021 [11/1999]
Paramotor Replacement Wooden Propeller 
11K 09 May 2001
sn020.111999.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 020 [11/1999]
Airwave HG Ball Swaged Wires 
10K 09 May 2001
sn019.111999.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 019 [11/1999]
Dual (Tandem) Flying & Emergency Parachutes 
10K 09 May 2001
sn018.011999.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 018 [01/1999]
Tow Line End Connections 
11K 09 May 2001
sn017.081998.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 017 [08/1998] Hang Glider Cross-Tube/Centre Box Bolts  11K 09 May 2001
sn016.061998.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 016 [06/1998]
FLPA (Powered Paragliders) 
10K 09 May 2001
sn015.091997.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 015 [09/1997]
Parachute Attachment 
11K 09 May 2001
sn014.051997.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 014 [05/1997]
Paraglider Line Failures 
11K 09 May 2001
sn013.121996.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 013 [12/1996]
Parachute Packing Errors 
11K 09 May 2001
sn012.101996.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 012 [10/1996]
Solar Wings Rumour 2 & 3, Fever & Fever 2, Rush & Scandal HG's 
11K 09 May 2001
sn011.081996.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 011 [08/1996]
Hang Glider Luff Lines (reflex bridle) 
11K 09 May 2001
sn010.081996.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 010 [08/1996]
Paraglider Harness Failure 
10K 09 May 2001
sn009.041996.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 009 [04/1996]
XL Tug Monopole Crack 
10K 09 May 2001
sn008.111994.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 008 [11/1994]
Parachutes 
13K 09 May 2001
sn007.111994.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 007 [11/1994]
Hang Gliding Harness Failure 
12K 09 May 2001
sn006.061994.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 006 [06/1994]
Harness Failure 
11K 09 May 2001
sn005.061994.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 005 [06/1994]
Wills Wing RamAir Grounding 
10K 09 May 2001
sn004.031994.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 004 [01/1994]
Hang Gliders 
10K 09 May 2001
sn003.031994.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 003 [03/1994]
Airwave Magic IV Update 
10K 09 May 2001
sn002.011994.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 002 [01/1994]
Airwave Magic IV 
11K 09 May 2001
sn001.081993.pdf SAFETY NOTICE 001 [08/1993]
Airwave Voodoo Gliders (except Voodoo 2 model) 
11K 09 May 2001
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Page last updated: 28 April 2013