New European Paraglider Flight Test Standard EN-926-2: 2013 also valid in Germany

The German Luftfahrtbundesamt LBA has published In the News for Airmen NFL II 60/14 that the new European Standard for paraglider flight tests EN-926-2: 2013 will be implemented into the German airworthiness requirements (Lufttüchtigkeitsforderungen = LTF) LTF 91/09.

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The reference to EN-926-2: 2005 will be replaced by a reference to EN-926-2: 2013.

One of the main goals of the Paraglider Manufacturers Association PMA to support internationally harmonized testing standards for all pilots which are accepted worldwide has been reached.
The other test standards which are relevant for the paragliding industry that means the test standards for paraglider load tests, paraglider harnesses and rescue systems for paraglider pilots are currently being worked on and will follow.

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