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Support the aviation sports of hang gliding & paragliding. Learn to fly, be eligible for a rating, donate to our cause, fly with a tandem pilot, or teach others about your passion for personal flight by instructing.

Through certification, information resources, specially negotiated insurance, competition sanctioning, partnerships with the FAAFAINAA, and more - USHPA remains America's only nationally recognized free-flight governing body of these sports.

For new membership, please refer to Membership levels, benefits, and pricing and also our Partner membership benefits. For questions, read our Membership FAQs.

Select one of the following options

Renew Your Membership
Existing Members - Renew Online (via credit card)

Click this button to renew your USHPA membership (includes a subscription to the magazine). NOTE: $15 paper processing fee will apply if not renewed online.


Print Paper Forms to Join/Renew

Click this button to download and print a PDF of the join/renew membership form. All new memberships must use the paper form and include a subscription to the magazine. Membership Level information.


Create or Renew Your Subscription
Magazine Only Subscription - Purchase Online
Click this button to purchase or renew your non-member subscription to USHPA Pilot magazine. You will be directed to the USHPA online store.

Did you just get your Instructor certification?

Instructors are required to have a Rogallo membership. You can upgrade your membership using the Rogallo Membership Upgrade Form


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