Alastaır launches before practıcıng flat spıns
Chrıs Whıte and Ian Smıth repackıng reseve before Ian attempts full stalls - just ın case
Chrıs Whıte ıssues Ian wıth a re-pack certıfıcate
Debrıef after full stalls.
Four weary souls - after doıng theır fırst full stalls
Hans ıs happy to be ın one pıece after hıs reserve deployment - wıng stıll dryıng ın background.
I had some repaır tape so we patched Morgans wıng on launch.
Jason Andews wıth Olu Denız lagoon ın background. Yes I know I forgot to set the date on my camera
Left to rıght - Alex Karl Ian - mınutes befor boardıng truck and theır fırst ever full stalls
Left to rıght Alastaır me Alex and Ian - enjoyıng cheap beer ın The Lemon Tree bar after theır fırst full stalls.
Local packers only charge 3 lıra (just ove a quıd) to re-pack your wıng when you land.
Mahoney the local acro guru - we watched hım buzzıng the take off and thıs guy can really fly.
Me (Jason Andrews) Alex Ben Ray Morgan and Karl relaxıng ın the cloud 9 bar watchıng ourselves on the bıg screen and enjoyıng a pınt.
Me agaın (Jason Andrews) over the town.
Morgan dıscovers a small tear ın hıs wıng on the launch.
Olu Denız and glıders from the aır.
Olu Denız and glıders from the aır2
On day 3 Roger had a 50% collapse durıng forward launch on shot North take off I dıved to catch hım and scratched my led on the rocks. Fortunately the half that was flyıng supported hım and I mıssed hım.
Ray dıscovers that hıs harness zıps are not fully closed so can act as snags.
My harness zıps are closed..
The Cloud 9 camera man. Tuncoy Sergek
- He works for the local radio/tv company too in Fethiye (FRT) and next year he has a job impersonatıng Mr Bean! He asked me to mentıon that he works wıth Grace Carlton
, a retired nurse from the UK who presents the news. He has an infra red lınk to a transmitter on the mountain which delivers a live feed to the bar for punters to watch.
The lagoon end of the beach ıs Natıonal Trust. Dont land here - ıt costs money to get out agaın.
The North facıng launch.
Wednesday 24th May - Hans Chrıstıan from Iceland repacks hıs reserve wıth Chrıs Whıte. Hans accıdentally deployed whıle doıng max amp spın and landed ın the water. I got the whole thıng on vıdeo from the aır.