What Goes Into The Development of a BlackHawk Paramotor?

Coffee With Mike & Mike Episode 2: What Goes Into The Development of a BlackHawk Paramotor?   Welcome to the SECOND video in our series "Coffee With Mike & Mike! This is where we sit down with Paramotor Industry experts to discuss equipment, tips for Pilots, and directly address some of the concerns we have in this growing sport.Today, BlackHawk owner Mike Robinson & Shop Director Mike Gambrill will be discussing some of the "behind the scenes" efforts that make a BlackHawk product stand out. If you have any questions about this life-changing sport, we're always here to help. Give us a call or visit our contact

Meet The Women of Powered Paragliding!

Meet The Women of Powered Paragliding!  Meet Heidi Lee of BlackHawk Paramotors USA - also known as “Flyin' Heidi!” If she isn't managing the company or working with students, you'll find her on the flight field! With nearly a decade in the sport now, Heidi has made a name for herself as one of the most experienced female pilots. She has traveled the world with our Team, representing the sport and encouraging more women to realize their dream of flight!Powered Paragliding was a “male-dominated” sport – especially when it first started. The equipment was really heavy and the gliders were a LOT more difficult to handle.

Tandem Paramotor Exemptions 2019!

Tandem Paramotor Exemptions 2019! TANDEM PARAMOTOR EXEMPTIONS 2019 We’ve had countless Paramotor Instructors ask us about TANDEM EXEMPTIONS for Paramotors. The USPPA and BlackHawk Paramotors USA are excited to announce the availability of a new Tandem Exemption. To learn more, click the links below. If you have any questions about this life-changing sport, BlackHawk is always here to help. Visit our contact page to get in touch with us right now! TANDEM EXEMPTION DETAILS (Click Here) FAA LETTER OF APPROVAL FOR USPPA (Click Here) (209) 786-7899 BlackHawk Newsletter Deals - Products - Events Email: First Name: Last Name:

Paramotor Spark Plug Color: What Does it Mean?

Paramotor Spark Plug Color: What Does it Mean?   About This Guide: This section provides a visual representation of how the Spark Plug can look depending on how the engine is running. If the engine is running too lean, the spark plug can look greyish white. If the engine is running too rich the spark plug will look black, sometimes a glossy black if it’s really rich. The goal is to get a good dark coffee brown color on the spark plug, which represents the correct color on the spark plug itself, and assures you that the Fuel to Air mixture on your carb

BlackHawk Represents PPG at International Aviation Industry Forum!

BlackHawk Represents PPG at International Aviation Industry Forum!  BlackHawk Working to Bring PPG to Asia!Over the past few years, BlackHawk Paramotors USA has been working hard with the Chinese Government to bring civil aviation / sport aviation to China! This could be a huge opportunity for the entire sport as a whole and allow thousands of additional people to realize their dream of becoming a Pilot! Up until recently, many different popular types of sport aircraft (including Powered Paragliders) weren’t available to the general public in China. After several trips to China and a very successful International Sports Aviation Industry Forum at EAA 2018, the project

Where Are Velocity / BlackHawk Paragliders Made? (SOLVED)

Where Are Velocity / BlackHawk Paragliders Made? (SOLVED)   So, where are Velocity Paragliders like the Edge, Core, Elektra, and Nitro made? Let’s settle an ongoing and somewhat ridiculous debate in the Powered Paragliding Community once and for all! Velocity Paragliders are (and have always been) made to the highest-standards in SOUTH KOREA! South Korea is well known (like Japan) for producing QUALITY products. For example, large companies like Samsung and LG are produced in South Korea. Sure, we pay quite a bit more to have our gliders made in South Korea, however, the unmatched quality of the final product and the ETHICAL treatment