LOCATINS to fly: Hong Kong Side 
1. Shek-O - 275 meter,EAST WND coastal - ususlly strongest wnd, 5 take off ,  4 dragon's back, 1 De Agler.
     (OPERATING ALTITUDE: 1500feet AMSL) 

LOCATINS to fly: New Territory Side 
2. Ma On Shan -  380 meter, East, SE, NE, slightly in land, weaker winds, good when Shek-o is blown out, 2 takeoffs. (OPERATING ALTITUDE: 2500feet AMSL)

3. Long Kee Wan - 140 meter.East, SE, NE, Coastal but sheltered. (OPERATING ALTITUDE: 2000feet AMSL)
  There are 3 different mountain face to fly  EAST to SE on main ridge,  additional ride left side SE wind
ridge on right NE wind.on 
   Landing: Top and Beach

4. Pak Tam Au - NE, slightly inland (OPERATING ALTITUDE: 2000feet AMSL)
Landing top and bottom.

5. Cloudy Hill-500 meter, S, SE, SW 500 meter drive up-ridge and thermal 
 (OPERATING ALTITUDE 2000feet AMSL)
Note: can fly to and from Pat Sin range on good day.

6. South Lantau EAST / South Lantau WEST - (OPERATING ALTITUDE: BOTH 2000feet AMSL)

7. Note: OLD site but reintroducing In Sai Kung at Sai Wan (OPERATING ALTITUDE 1000FEET AMSL), take off small and on slope,  but safe. Good layout suggested and proper timing of wind cycles. GOOD GROUND HANDING SKILLS SUGGESTED. 

Has good safe potential, ​Landing, many options,  FOOD STALLS OPEN FROM 8am to 9pm

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
1. When is paragliding not safe?
 POOR CONDITIONS
 a. Raining.
 b. Strong winds, 30 plus with higher & lower changes in wind speed.
 c. When winds are 0n a 30 degree angle or more on the face of the ridge.
 D. IF YOU HAVE POOR SKILLS OR NO TRAINING.
 E. If you do not use good judgment.

2. Do you need training to paraglide?    YES
  a. as u need to learn how to control glider, both on ground and in the air. 
  b. as well as understand air rules/regulations.

3. Where can u paraglide.  WORLD OVER, Just google paragliding and place/country.

4. Do you need a license? Yes / No
 Yes, safety, for yourself, other pilots and general public.

5. Is it easy to fly high safely?
 YES, if you have the right training, skills, knowledge and experience.

MINOR BUT ESSENTIAL ITEMS BOTH NEW AND OLD PILOTS TO GIVE IMPORTANCE TO, . 

1. PARAGLIDNG BOOTS - prevents and reduces serious ankle injuries. [CHEAPER THEN HOSPITAL BILL]
2. WHISTLE - Getting attention in air or on ground, landing, taking off, flying and RESCUE.
3. HOOK KNIFE - Cutting risers or line, MAINLY IMPORTANT FOR WATER LANDING.
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