Fatalities

Fatality Reports

In the interest of providing information and recognizing the participants who lost their lives in the sports of hang gliding and paragliding, the following fatality reports are available (for prior years, refer to the Accident Safety Articles).

Note that to be listed the pilot must either have been a current or former member of USHPA, or participating in unpowered free flight in the US. The inclusion of pilots who are not current USHPA members is at the discretion of the Executive Director.

SuperFly

Kitty Hawk Kites
Eagle Paragliding
Syride
Para-Supply
FlyTec
Amazon