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  1. Parajet Bear Grylls ParamotorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Uncrate

    Just ask Bear Grylls. He often uses one to explore remote landscapes, and now you can too, with the Parajet Bear Grylls Paramotor .

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  2. Experienced paraglider was killed in a "freak accident"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Virginian-Pilot

    And, according to friends, the 26-year-old Virginia Beach resident would never want what happened to him to deter anyone from paragliding. "If Jeff could tell me one thing right now, I'm sure it would be to keep flying," said Jon Jernigan, a close friend of Toll's who is in the process of buying his own paraglider and so-called "paramotor" or "butt fan."

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  3. End of Summer Escape to Lake Tahoe: 5 Things to Do Before Summer Ends ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Market Wire

    Today, TahoesBest.com , an online travel and tourism guide serving Lake Tahoe, announced a list of end of the summer things to do before the days start cooling down. Enjoy the lasting warm weather and take advantage of these top activities: Lake Tahoe provides opportunities to play in the Lake.

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  4. It's a bird . . . It's a plane . . . It's . . . a paramotorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | The London Free Press

    ... the wind. The propulsion is provided by a fan connected to a 25-horsepower engine mounted on a backpack. With the paramotor, Magusiak said you can fly as low as one metre above the ground or hundreds of metres high. After emigrating to Canada in ...

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  5. Falmouth Tall Ships parade from the air: VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Falmouth Packet

    It was hard to miss the paramotors in the sky above the Falmouth Tall Ships parade of sail on Sunday, but what did the spectacular scene look like from the air? Find out here.

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  6. FAI Seeks Entries For Annual Youth Art ContestRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Aero-News Network

    Entries are being accepted for the Fdration Aronautique Internationale ... The World Air Sports Federation ... Aviation Art Contest.

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  7. Twilight show begins at the Abbotsford International AirshowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | The Abbotsford News

    As the light begins to fade, the dazzling displays at the Abbotsford International Airshow's twilight show are only beginning.

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  8. Twilight show kicks off Abbotsford International Airshow tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The evening's entertainment is set to feature the pyrotechnical acrobatics of Team Rocket, and Dan Buchanan, while others - like the Jet Schoolbus and the CF-18 Hornet - will put on shows designed for the evening.

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  9. Pivot to Premiere Eco-Adventure Series the Operatives, 8/17Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... state of affairs. Pete comes up with a plan to locate them from the sky using a crazy flying machine called a paramotor. Jack and Bryce are sent to an airstrip to learn how to fly it, but end up crashing it into a barbed wire fence. At the same time ...

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  10. Neptune Beach to discuss possible powered paragliding banRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Neptune Beach City Council will discuss a proposed ordinance banning powered paragliders and similar motorized vehicles on the beach when it meets at a 6 p.m. Monday workshop at City Hall.

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  11. UK firm touts one-man flying machine for police, military : July 18, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Daily Times

    ... trying to make the most of more modest defence and law-enforcement budgets."We're not saying 'Hey listen, a paramotor can do the job of a helicopter.' What we're saying is that at certain times a paramotor can be used as an appropriate, cheaper ...

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  12. Swamp forest fire in South continues into fifth dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Pattaya Mail

    ... and damaged more than 150 rais of rubber plantations so far. Journalists viewing the burning swamp forest from a paramotor reported that the heavy overnight rain had extinguished the fires in two major areas, but three other areas are still burning ...

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  13. UK firm touts one-man flying machine for police and militaryRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | West Australian

    ... trying to make the most of more modest defence and law-enforcement budgets. "We're not saying 'Hey listen, a paramotor can do the job of a helicopter.' What we're saying is that at certain times a paramotor can be used as an appropriate, cheaper ...

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  14. Fun-filled Strathfoyle FestivalRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Derry Today

    ... be a performance from the North West Model Aircraft club with their fantastic model airplanes and Helicopters. Paramotor pilots will also be flying overhead and hopefully landing weather permitting! Vehicles owners in the Beechwood Park (facing the ...

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  15. RCMP reportRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Courtenay Comox Valley Record

    On July 9 the Comox Valley RCMP were called to a report of an attempted theft of a motor vehicle from the car lot at 950 Comox Rd. in Courtenay.

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  16. Firefighters yet to tackle Tak Bai blazeRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Nation

    The peat-swamp forest fire in Narathiwat's Tak Bai district, which has been raging for three days, has engulfed 100 rai of rubber plantation in a hillside area, but the authorities have not yet sent in firefighters to put out the blaze.

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  17. VIDEO: Powered paragliders at FarnboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Newsday

    Can't afford your own private jet? The BBC's Theo Leggett has a look at a lower-cost form of personal aviation - the paramotor.

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  18. Fire in Narathiwat peat swamp forestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... of the Phru Toh Daeng peat forest in the southernmost province of Narathiwat on Tuesday. An airborne survey by paramotor glider found smoke from the fire covering a section about 25 kilometres long on Sungai Kolok-Tak Bai Road. There were five ...

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  19. Paragliding Across of the Alps - in a WheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Men's Journal

    On July 15, a five-man team will depart on a month-long expedition to paraglide the length of the European Alps, from Austria to Monaco.

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  20. Dubai to host extreme sports expoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | AME Info

    ... to rock climbing, mountaineering and trekking, slacklining and mountain biking. In the air section, skydiving, paramotor, paragliding and hang gliding will feature among other activities to take people to the skies. Those looking for fun on water, ... 1 comment