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What's in July 2015

Proposed editorial for the forthcoming July 2015 edition of Skywings:

REGULAR COLUMNS

News
Another mad XC day, Dean Crosby at large, Scottish Airspace win and more
New products
Nova, Sup'Air, U-Cross … and Moyes' Gecko intermediate
Safety matters
Woody valley buckle update, aerotow exemption
Dead centre
French Grand Prix report
Hang points
BOS 2 and Quest Air reports
Comp lines
BP Cup, North-South Cup
Pilot Profile
BOS Club-class minder Mark Woodhams
Caption Comp
Is jokes!
Airmail
Where no-one can hear you scream …

TESTS AND REVIEWS

Flight test: Flylight Fox Cub
Top-drawer SSDR/nanotrike

FEATURE ARTICLES

Choosing the right paraglider
Usable v. quoted performance, handling and other variables
Living with the topless
The methodical route to high-performance safety
Back in the saddle
Sidelined pilot gets back on the horse
Trying a new angle
Paraglider 50km triangle attempt
Two PBs
Springboard to the next level

What's in June 2015

REGULAR COLUMNS

News
Another mad XC day, Friedrichshafen Show report, human-powered ornithopter
New products
Gliders from U-Turn and Swing, another Nova harness, new Android map app
Safety matters
Water landing (don't do it!), speed systems advisory, reserve packers' conference
Dead centre
Hungary report
Hang points
BOS 1 report - the season begins!
Comp lines
Brilliant BCC weekend
Pilot Profile
The Pennine Posse’s Barney Woodhead
Caption Comp
Election ennui special!
Airmail
Exec, FSC, Leicester, Skywings … all proven wrong!
Review
Flight test: UP Trango XC 3 Competitive top-end EN C

TESTS AND REVIEWS

flight test: UP Trango XC3
a nicely sorted XC mile-muncher

FEATURE ARTICLES

just go for it!
a 118km first XC
how to choose the right paraglider
part 1 - certification and weight range
make haste slowly!
climbing the hang glider performance ladder
dream machine!
stuff you can fly on BHPA insurance these days
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