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A little known part of a big part of the history of powered parachutes - Lowell Farrand.

Chute Development       Lowell Farrand

New to Powered Parachutes or a seasoned pilot these interviews are a must see!

"Can you stall a powered parachute?"
Some say no some say nearly impossible.
Click HERE to find out from someone who knows.
Bill Gargano
Equipment for Sale
Updated 08/15/19

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"More than anything else the sensation is one of perfect peace mingled
with an excitement that strains every nerve to the utmost, if you can conceive of such a combination."
Wilbur Wright

Man can fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill."
Wilbur Wright 1900

"You haven't seen a tree until you've seen it's shadow from the sky."
Amelia Earhart

"Old powered parachute pilots never die...they chute themselves!"
Homer "Treetop" Taulbee

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This site is dedicated not only to the machines, but to all of the pilots, that I'm sure will agree "It doesn't get any better than this." This is the ultimate machine when it comes to sport flying and safety.

You will find a little of everything for the pilots of powered parachutes, and for those folks that may be interested in this fast growing sport of powered parachutes. On the pages to follow you will find rules & regulations, flight parks in your area, conversion calculators, hundreds of photos and videos from events I have attended, links to some of the most informative powered parachute sites on the web and much, much more.

This site is updated frequently so if you are a return or a new visitor thanks for stopping by and I hope the information and links provided here have been helpful.

Read: "The  True Treetop Story"
"A painful, but humorous event!"

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