Karpofly Xalps 3 and 4 (harness)

Supair Walibi Lite

This is a reminder to regularly check your gear and keep an eye on safety notices published by the manufacturer. SUBJECT : WALIBI LITE harnesses manufactured before 2019 PROBLEM DESCRIPTION : A Supair Walibi Lite harness produced in 2017 showed an inability to extract...
Karpofly Xalps 3 and 4 (harness)

Gin G-Lite rescue parachute

A routine inspection has revealed visible material degradation which may result in the breaking of the rubber bands closing the inner bag of the G-Lite rescue parachute and thus a failed deployment. Pilots flying with the G-lite should replace the rubber bands with...
Karpofly Xalps 3 and 4 (harness)

Skywalk CHILI3 lines

During a B-stall manoeuvre with a heavily used CHILI3 manufactured in 4/2014, several lines in the outer area broke. The pilot immediately deployed his reserve parachute and landed uninjured. The inspection showed that the strength of the Technora lines was...