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Paradelta Breathless

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The Paradelta Breathless is an Italian single-place paraglider that was designed and produced by Paradelta Parma of Parma. It remained in production in 2016.

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Design and development

The Breathless was designed as a competition and cross-country glider. The models are each named for their approximate wing area in square metres.

Variants

Breathless 22
Extra small-sized model for lighter pilots. Its 10.4 m (34.1 ft) span wing has a wing area of 22.0 m2 (237 sq ft) and 75 cells. The pilot weight range is 62 to 89 kg (137 to 196 lb).
Breathless 23
Small-sized model for lighter pilots. Its 11.0 m (36.1 ft) span wing has a wing area of 23.0 m2 (248 sq ft) and 75 cells. The pilot weight range is 73 to 95 kg (161 to 209 lb). The glider is AFNOR certified.
Breathless 24
Mid-sized model for medium-weight pilots. Its 11.3 m (37.1 ft) span wing has a wing area of 24.0 m2 (258 sq ft) and 75 cells. The pilot weight range is 80 to 107 kg (176 to 236 lb). The glider is AFNOR certified.
Breathless 26
Large-sized model for heavier pilots. Its 12.1 m (39.7 ft) span wing has a wing area of 26.0 m2 (280 sq ft) and 75 cells. The pilot weight range is 98 to 125 kg (216 to 276 lb).

Specifications (Breathless 26)

Data from Bertrand

General characteristics

  • Crew: one
  • Wingspan: 12.1 m (39 ft 8 in)
  • Wing area: 26.0 m2 (280 sq ft)
  • References

    Paradelta Breathless Wikipedia


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