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glider

gliding marsupials equipped with lateral membranes connecting the fore and hindlimbs; includes Petaurus breviceps (sugar glider), Petauroides volans (greater glider) and Acrobates pygmaeus (feather-tailed glider).
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He said the police are investigating to establish whether the paragliders are adhering aviation regulations.
The BHGPA said they will publish a warning to other paragliders in their magazine.
Eyewitness Rob Downing, 48, of Yarm, was one of several other paragliders in the air when the incident happened.
It may be the first time in history that a paraglider flies with a telescope in its luggage pack, but it works.
The NUS team gamely took up the challenge and decided to build an electric paraglider trike.
DEBKAfile's military sources add that the paraglider operation was set up by a hostile element to test Israel's defenses in three areas: The efficiency of IDF spotter posts across the Golan.
Israel's Shin Bet security service, which is investigating the paraglider penetration, says that more than 40 Arab citizens and Palestinians from Israeli-held East Jerusalem have tried to join Islamic State in its Syrian or Iraqi fiefdoms.
Other paragliders did CPR until an air ambulance arrived at Combe Gibbet, near Newbury, Berks, in July.
Ktorides had suffered multiple fractures on August 5 when his paraglider got caught in unexpected crosswinds and fell about 150 feet into a ravine in the scenic Akamas area, a popular region for the recreational sport of flying.
He told air traffic control: "We've just had some kind of a paraglider passing very, very close to our left-hand side.
Paraglider Veso Ovcharov talks about Bulgarian mountains and Hawaiian sharks.
A South Korean paraglider plunged to his death at a Nepalese tourist resort after his emergency parachute failed to open, local officials said Sunday.