Q: Do you need a license to fly a Paraglider, or Paramotor?
A : A license is not required by the FAA, but you do need to comply with FAR part 103, as described by FAA regulations.
Q: How much does the equipment cost?
A: A complete paragliding "kit" including a wing, harness, helmet, reserve parachute, and misc gear runs from $2500 used - $6000 new.
Paramotor gear is a bit more due to the cost of the motor.
$4500-$7000 used, to $9000 - $12,000 New.
Q: Is Paragliding / Paramotoring dangerous?
A: Any form of aviation has inherent risks, but in this case, more than 90% of accidents involving this sport, can be attributed to pilot error, and poor decision making.
With proper training, this sport is as safe as YOU make it.
For more information, or to schedule a training course, you can contact us HERE.