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Hang Gliding & Dragonfly Aircraft

We utilize an aero-tow method where an ultralight airplane tows you and your certified instructor to your desired altitude. You release and can fly as free as a bird.
Paradise Air Sports offers a variety of tandem flights, each with its own unique experiences.
Additionally, we offer a Complete In-flight Video Package that allows you to capture your flight and share the experience with friends.

Dragonfly Amazing Rides with the creator and designer of one of the most fun to fly aircrafts ever made!
Paradise Air Sports offers a variety of dragonfly flights, each with its own unique experiences.
Additionally, we offer a Complete In-flight Video Package that allows you to capture your flight and share the experience with friends.

Whether you’re new to hang gliding or have already logged hundreds of hours, Paradise Air Sports is the ideal place to establish or improve your flying skills. As a United States Hang Gliding Association certified school, we teach hundreds of beginners to fly and offer extensive continuing education to pilots of all levels. With our modern tandem Aerotow training and Centrals Florida’s near-perfect weather conditions, we can help you reach your goals quickly and safely.

When you take a flight with one of our certified instructors, you can rest assure that safety is our #1 priority.

 

Discover Hang Gliding

experience the bird's freedom

The Smoothie – 2,000 ft

Take a training Discovery Flight with a certified instructor.  Tow to 2,000 feet above the beautiful Central Florida countryside and learn to control the glider with ease under the guidance of your instructor.

2,000 feet – $179

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A Mile High Ultimate Adventure!- 5000ft

Soar above the clouds! With beautiful Central Florida 5,000 ft below you, experience the thrills and excitement this amazing sport has to offer.
5,000 feet – $269

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Get your group, camp, BBQ, fly!

Special packages and prices for groups of 4+! Get the whole experience and plan a day trip with your friends or family. 
Pic nic on the lake, BBQ, enjoy the flying and our beautiful grounds!

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Dragonfly Exciting Rides!

At Paradise Airsports we take you to the sky in many different ways! Fly with the amazing Bobby Bailey in his own creation: The Bailey- Moyes Dragonfly aircraft!

Thrill and adrenaline over amazing lake county! 

From $99 to $299

 

Become a Pilot

Take Hang Gliding to the next level!

Level I: The Soaring Program

9 Tandem Flights over 1,500 Feet

In one of the most advanced training programs hang gliding has to offer, you will learn how to launch, fly and land a hang glider with a USHPA Certified Instructor.

Tuition will include practical flights and ground school. At the end of the Level 1 Program you will take a written test that will qualify you for your United States Hang Gliding Association (USHGA) beginner Hang 1 Rating and prepare you for the Level II Solo Program.

Level I Soaring Program - $895
If needed, additional tandem training flights are $95 each as part of this training program.


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Level II: The Solo Program

11 Training Flights above 1,500 feet

After successful completion of the Level I Program, you are ready for The Solo Program. This course is your continuation into the world of hang gliding. You will perfect the skills learned in Level I in preparation for solo flight. 

You will enhance your skills in launching, flying and landing a hang glider, as well as deepen your knowledge in aerodynamics, micro meteorology, equipment safety and ground handling skills.

All flights will be tandem or supervised by a USHPA Certified Instructor.

At the end of the program you will take a written test that will qualify you for your United States Hang Gliding Association (USHGA) Novice Hang II Rating. 
USHGA certification and ratings are contingent on pilot performance.

Level II Soaring Program - $1,080
If needed, additional tandem training flights are $95 each as part of this training program.

The Pilot Program

21 Training flights above1,500 feet

Combining the Level I and Level II Programs for a cost saving and a free extra flight, Paradise Air Sports’s Pilot Program is your entry into the world of modern hang gliding and solo flight. Our tandem instruction offers an accelerated way to learn and perfect the skills necessary to launch, fly and land a hang glider solo.

Under the supervision of a USHGA Certified Instructor, in one of the most advanced training programs hang gliding has to offer, you will learn to launch, fly and land a hang glider. 

The Pilot Program combines Levels I and II plus one extra flight and your 3 first solo flights with all the equipment included. 


The Pilot Program - $1,995

If needed, additional tandem training flights are $95 each as part of this training program

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