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Paragliding for women

Paragliding for women

Within the scope of the activities of the “Women of Aviation Worldwide Week,” a Paragliding Course was initiated at Karain Aviation Training Center by the Department of Turkish Aeronautical Association in order to spark women’s interest in sports aviation and generate passion for aviation. During the seven-day training process, women trainees were provided training on basic flight knowledge, ground training and landing procedures. Theoretical and ground lessons for Paragliding Course were conducted in Karain Aviation Training Center, and flight lessons were conducted by Paragliding teachers Umut AKTÜRK and Arif Kemal BUHARA in Bademağacı Holiday Village. Women trainees, who came to Antalya from all over Turkey, successfully completed their courses and gained right to receive a certificate approved by the Federation of Aviation International (FAI).