Jerry’s First Flight

Robert K on the PPG Flock Forum

Mike,

It was great today. Went flying the hill at 10:30 with Marek and Jerry. Marek flew his Wistler 2, 14M from the top. Light 2 MPH wind from the east. Boy did he run. Jerry and I flew from the medium launch. Great flights. Started to snow lightly by the time we landed. Headed out to Longmont to meet Joe O. Jerry made his first 2 flawless flights in 2 mph conditions with great forwards and on his second flight Marek joined him on my Spice 22. They looked like they were having fun carving it up. Jerry is a natural and landed with the hugest smile both times. So please welcome Jerry Patton to the Flock. He will be a fun addition beside being a great pilot. Now we have to ponder what wing he should buy. He already outgrew his Aeros Vitamin 30M student wing on his second flight. I’m thinking maybe a McPara Chronos 25M??? How about you Mike?

Robert K

Jerry’s first Flight

Great Inflation and Runout

Climbout

Snow to the South West

Base Leg

Motor Off

Starting Flare

Full Flare …. Seated Position

Soft as Charmin Butt Landing 

Great First Flight!

Author: JoeO

Powered Paraglider pilot since 2005

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