Material testing for paraglider pilots !
The first edition of ICARE TEST will take place in St Hilaire on the south take off, Tuesday September 14 and Wednesday September 15, 2021, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
In partnership with the French magazine Parapente Mag.
These two days will offer pilots, after registration and deposit, the opportunity to try gliders, harnesses, and free flight instruments, by borrowing them directly from the manufacturers and importers present on the south takeoff as part of the Icare test. "
The brands announced to date are:
GLIDERS, HARNESSES, INSTRUMENTS:
AIR DESIGN (AT)
AIR G PRODUCTS (AT)
DAVINCI GLIDERS (KR)
DUDEK France (FR)
FLOW PARAGLIDERS (FR)
KORTEL DESIGN (FR)
MCC AVIATION / MAC PARA / FLYTEC / NAVITER (FR)
SKY PARAGLIDERS (CZ)
TRIPLE SEVEN GLIDERS (Slovenia)
WAY GLIDERS (FR)
FLIGHT INSTRUMENTS AND ACCESSORIES:
AIR3 FLIGHT INSTRUMENT (BE)
Registration : on the website
The registrations will be open in few days
Possibility to register on site the same day, subject to availability
Rate : € 10 for two trial days
A deposit check of 2000 € (or a pre-authorization on a credit card) will be required at registration, and returned at the end of the event.
Pilots registered for ICARE TEST will have priority at the funicular, which is free for all pilots during these 2 days.
The Saint Hilaire paragliding instructors will provide continuous information on the aerological conditions at takeoff, but the pilots will fly under their own and entire responsibility.
No sale of equipment on site.
Free shuttles between the Lumbin LZ and the St Hilaire takeoffs will be available for the pilots.
A small catering will be available, in addition to all the restaurants seating on the Plateau des Petites Roches.
If you need accomodation, please contact Tourism Office of Saint Hilaire/Plateau des Petites Roches au 04 76 08 33 99