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BHPA Safety Notices

All Safety Notices issued by the BHPA Flying & Safety Committee (FSC) are listed below.

All safety advisories issued by FSC are available on the BHPA Safety Advisories page, and all available importer and manufactuer safety notices are listed on our Manufacturer & Importer Safety Notices page.

Document Description File Size Uploaded
BHPA Forms

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sn035
Description
Eurofly Snake & other sub-70kg self-propelled hang gliders
Size
444 kb
Uploaded
04.10.2021

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sn034
Description
Quick-Out Carabiner
Size
173 kb
Uploaded
08.03.2023

Document
sn033
Description
JojoWings Instinct Paraglider
Size
56 kb
Uploaded
23.05.2017

Document
sn032
Description
3.5mm Maillons fitted to wings from Paramania manufactured since March 2011
Size
603 kb
Uploaded
23.08.2011

Document
sn031
Description
Paragliders: 360 degree turns & nose-down spiral dives
Size
124 kb
Uploaded
21.11.2008

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sn030
Description
Danger of Altering Paraglider Brake Line Lengths (Replaces SAFETY NOTICE 030 January 2005 Apco Fiesta 2: Deep Stall, which should destroyed)
Size
39 kb
Uploaded
15.03.2005

Document
sn029
Description
Paraglider Collapses at Low Level
Size
49 kb
Uploaded
17.09.2002

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sn028
Description
Parafly Carabiners
Size
28 kb
Uploaded
11.01.2002

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sn027
Description
Faulty Brummel Hooks - paraglider speed systems
Size
24 kb
Uploaded
26.11.2001

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sn026
Description
Airea "Fat Willie" Tandem Paraglider in Big Ears
Size
7 kb
Uploaded
16.11.2001

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sn025
Description
Harness Buckles
Size
24 kb
Uploaded
01.09.2000

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sn024
Description
Harness Buckles
Size
75 kb
Uploaded
19.04.2000

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sn023
Description
Solar Wings Scandal XK Cross Tube Bridle
Size
5 kb
Uploaded
20.04.2000

Document
sn022
Description
Paraglider Collapses at Low Level
Size
5 kb
Uploaded
27.03.2000

Document
sn021
Description
Paramotor Replacement Wooden Propeller
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
26.11.1999

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sn020
Description
Airwave HG Ball Swaged Wires
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
26.11.1999

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sn019
Description
Dual (Tandem) Flying & Emergency Parachutes
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
15.11.1999

Document
sn018
Description
Tow Line End Connections
Size
12 kb
Uploaded
29.08.1999

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sn017
Description
Hang Glider Cross-Tube/Centre Box Bolts
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
13.08.1998

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sn016
Description
FLPA (Powered Paragliders)
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
25.06.1998

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sn015
Description
Parachute Attachment
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
10.09.1997

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sn014
Description
Paraglider Line Failures
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
22.05.1997

Document
sn013
Description
Parachute Packing Errors
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
03.12.1996

Document
sn012
Description
Solar Wings Rumour 2 & 3, Fever & Fever 2, Rush & Scandal HG's
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
08.10.1996

Document
sn011
Description
Hang Glider Luff Lines (reflex bridle)
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
07.08.1996

Document
sn010
Description
Paraglider Harness Failure
Size
10 kb
Uploaded
07.08.1996

Document
sn009
Description
XL Tug Monopole Crack
Size
10 kb
Uploaded
16.04.1996

Document
sn008
Description
Parachutes
Size
13 kb
Uploaded
23.11.1994

Document
sn007
Description
Hang Gliding Harness Failure
Size
13 kb
Uploaded
29.11.1994

Document
sn006
Description
Harness Failure
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
24.06.1994

Document
sn005
Description
Wills Wing RamAir Grounding
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
24.06.1994

Document
sn004
Description
Hang Gliders
Size
10 kb
Uploaded
03.03.1994

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sn003
Description
Airwave Magic IV Update
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
03.03.1994

Document
sn002
Description
Airwave Magic IV
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
25.01.1994

Document
sn001
Description
Airwave Voodoo Gliders (except Voodoo 2 model)
Size
11 kb
Uploaded
12.08.1993

Last updated: 8 March 2023

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