Flight 801 equipment shortened flight

Shortly after launching the throttle cable developed lost motion resulting in power loss.  I was over the mining pit at 300 feet at the time.  Turned back to the LZ and landed without incident.  Linkage broke and will be easy to repair with some safety wire.

Author: JoeO

Powered Paraglider pilot since 2005

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