by David Seren
New German Record
June 13th 2013. SWING Team Pilot Ferdinand Vogel flies a RECORD Triangle on his CORE 3.24.
Ferdinand launched in Germany/Garmisch-Partenkirchen and flew a 274km Record FAI triangle. Flight time almost 11h and he even managed to close the triangle. This flight is the biggest ever FAI launched in Germany with a Paraglider and new german record. Missing the new Worldrecord by only 4km.
Swing congratulates Ferdinand to this awesome performance! Keep it up!
Details of the flight:
UPDATE June 26th 2013: The DHV today has officially recognized the flight as new national record for a "free cross country flight around a triangle".