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SPRING IS COMING! It’s been a long winter and most pilots hibernated indoors. Though some travelled south for more tropical flying weather in Colombia, Mexico, Costa Rica, and Chile… […]

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The CHGPA is an active club of around 100 pilots in the DC/VA/MD/PA region.  We’re dedicated to the growth and safety of hang gliding and paragliding.  We have monthly meetups and fly year-round at many sites within 2 hours from DC.



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Members get access to CHGPA insured flying sites, up-to-date Google Site Guide, and email group.  We revamped Woodstock launch Nov. 2016 and need your support to keep our flying sites open and safe!



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Re: Pulpit Sunday June 24th

Hi Larry, Hope you are well. We (the sailplane crowd) got word last year that Shippensburg was being sold off and is no .... more

Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:28 PM

Re: Pulpit Sunday June 24th

It is still shown on Google Maps Danny. Small gras strip. Larry.... more

Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:22 PM

Re: Pulpit Sunday June 24th

If your goal is Shippensburg Airport, it no longer exists as an official airport. It no longer is on a sectional. Unsure .... more

Fri Jun 22, 2018 3:40 PM

Nova Mentor 4 Light - S (80-100 KG) only 3750 grams - EN B

GREAT wing, excellent for cross country. Packs very small. I'm all up at about 98 kg - works well for me at the upper end.... more

Fri Jun 22, 2018 2:45 PM