Safety notice TAPA X-ALPS

Safety notice TAPA X-ALPS

Safety notice TAPA X-ALPS inner container During a simulated rescuer throw of a TAPA X-ALPS (size 105), a small piece of the fabric from the inner container was caught by the retrieval lines. The fabric piece was pulled into the elastic line loop. Despite releasing...
Red Bull X-Alps 2023 – Recap

Red Bull X-Alps 2023 – Recap

Red Bull X-Alps 2023 – the race of superlatives and records This year’s race was the fastest ever in its 20-year history: After six days, six hours and one minute Chrigel Maurer (SUI1) landed on the floating raft in Zell am See. Afterwards, 17 athletes also...
TAPA X-ALPS 125 now available

TAPA X-ALPS 125 now available

Ultralight. Ultra compact.In addition to the sizes 90 and 105, the TAPA X-ALPS ultralight rescue is now also available in size 125 at your skywalk dealer.The square rescue weighs in at a vanishingly small 784 grams in the smallest size, making it the optimal companion...
Safety Notice – DROP

Safety Notice – DROP

Safety notification frontcontainer DROP – regarding all sizes During our regular quality control, it was found on the DROP frontcontainer that the connection line leading to the rescue handle did not have the required seam strength. Our internal limit is 70DaN, which...
Welcome – Laurie Genovese

Welcome – Laurie Genovese

Laurie Genovese We are happy to welcome Laurie Genovese to the skywalk PEOPLE team. Laurie has been flying since she was 8 years old – at that time still together with her father. The winner of the Paragliding World Cup in 2014 and 2018 has already participated in the...
Extended Safety Notice CHILI3

Extended Safety Notice CHILI3

After further research and information, we decided, in consultation with the DHV, to expand the safety notice for the CHILI3. Since safety in aviation has always the highest priority, all owners of CHILI3 are requested to control the breaking strength additional to...