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British Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association

British Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association

Incident Reports - Informal Investigations

Incident reports are available in summary form for the following wing types:

Incident reports for paraglider wings are displayed below in summary form.

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There are 2134 entries for paraglider wings

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Date Pilot Location Wing Type Summary Injury
28.03.2003 Male

Age:
41

Rating:
Novice
Mamtor
United Kingdom

Wind Strength:
8-16 km/h

Conditions:
Smooth/Steady
Paraglider

Wing:
Mac
Muse

Launch Type:
Foot (Reverse)


BROKEN LEG
26.03.2003 Male

Age:
37

Rating:
Novice
Blorenge
United Kingdom

Wind Strength:
16-24 km/h

Conditions:
Smooth/Steady
Paraglider

Wing:
Advance
Alpha 27

Launch Type:
Foot (Reverse)


RIGHT ANKLE, FRACTURE POSTERIOR MALEUS.
22.03.2003 Male

Rating:
Club Pilot
Big Collin
United Kingdom

Wind Strength:
16-24 km/h

Conditions:
Variable
Paraglider

Wing:
Gin

Launch Type:


none
22.03.2003 Male

Age:
43

Rating:
Pilot
Malvern
United Kingdom

Wind Strength:
16-24 km/h

Conditions:
Thermic
Paraglider

Wing:
QUATRX
Wndtech

Launch Type:
Foot (Reverse)


POSS, FRACTURE VERTEBRAE
21.03.2003 Male

Age:
30

Rating:
Novice
Tailbridge
United Kingdom

Wind Strength:
16-24 km/h

Conditions:
Thermic
Paraglider

Wing:
Apco
Santana

Launch Type:
Foot (Reverse)


LOWERBACK
13.03.2003 Male

Age:
25

Rating:
Novice
Darley Moor
United Kingdom

Wind Strength:
8-16 km/h

Conditions:
Smooth/Steady
Paraglider

Wing:
Ozone
Atom

Launch Type:
Winch Tow


Fr ANKLE
02.03.2003 Female

Age:
38

Rating:
Club Pilot
Telegraph Hill
United Kingdom

Wind Strength:
16-24 km/h

Conditions:
Thermic
Paraglider

Wing:
Nova
Xact

Launch Type:
Foot (Reverse)


none
02.03.2003 Male

Age:
53

Rating:
Club Pilot
Bell Hill
United Kingdom

Wind Strength:
16-24 km/h

Conditions:
Variable
Paraglider

Wing:
SKY PARAGLIDERS
Lift

Launch Type:
Foot (Reverse)


SPIRAL OBLIQUE FRACTURE 5TH METACARPAL LEFT HAND.
16.02.2003 Male

Age:
27

Rating:
Club Pilot
Nont Saras, East Bowl
United Kingdom

Wind Strength:
16-24 km/h

Conditions:
Smooth/Steady
Paraglider

Wing:
Harley
Soroco

Launch Type:
Foot (Reverse)


SPINAL FRACTURE
14.02.2003 Female

Age:
44

Rating:
Novice
Swanborough
United Kingdom

Wind Strength:
16-24 km/h

Conditions:
Smooth/Steady
Paraglider

Wing:
Ozone
Atom

Launch Type:
Foot (Reverse)


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Last updated: 28 October 2021

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