Brasil Assu Paragliding Tow Expedition 2023 - October / November

         We will be based in Assu - Rio Grande do Norte from beginning of the October till mid of November. We will be using two places for towing. One is local airport allowing tows up to 700-800 mts and another option is dried lake bed for much higher tows. 
Contact: 

Juliano Saldanha - Brasil
                       (Portuguese)





Leszek Ziolkowski (Lester) - UK            (English, Polish)

 
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Why Assu ?

Assu is a place with perfect location considering potential for long XC flights due to friendly terrain and massive 500 km+ has been logged from this place already. Unlikely other places is usually smooth and easy with no extreme conditions for tow. 

How much does it cost ?

One week of expedition cost - 8000.00 brazylian reals.

What's included in price ?

 * Fortaleza airport transfer - we will pick you up and drop back ( Weekend days only so remember when booking your ticket).

* Hotel with air con room breakfast included (You will be sharing your room with another pilot - single room is an option at extra price).
 
* Transport to take off 

* Unlimited tows (As long conditions are safe - usually its getting to stron for tows after 9:30)

* Unlimited km retrieve

* Beach day off from flying if more than one pilot is willing to tak break from flying. 

* Daily briefing / debriefing  if needed. 
 
What's not included ?


* Airplane return ticket to Fortaleza airport.

* Lunch and other meals / drinks during the day.


Daily schedule:



5:30 - Breakfast in hotel

6:15 - Transport to towing place


6:30-9:30 - Tows

Must have equipment:

*Satellite tracker with active subscription (SPOT/Garmin Inreach)
*3 liter water camel bag container
* Towing bridle.
*Paragliding equipment you feel comfortable in any conditions.