Monday, May 17, 2021.
Flying from the Telluride Ski Area prohibited indefinitely or until the cows come home.
All Pilots must be accompanied to launch by a TAF Guide Pilot.
The Telluride Air Force (TAF) is the hang gliding, paragliding, and speed gliding non-profit organization providing oversight and safety-focused regulation of foot-launched aviation in Telluride, Colorado USA.
Telluride is a high-altitude, complex, mountain-flying environment. Visiting pilots are required to receive a mandatory site orientation and be accompanied by a “TAF Guide Pilot” for all flights no exceptions. This mandatory site orientation is given by the TAF membership free of charge. Flying without authorization of the Telluride Air Force is a Misdemeanor punishable by a fine or imprisonment. Use TAF “ChatBox” for organizing flights, vehicles, meetups. Contact TAF Guides directly. Use the “What’s App” below for side Chitchat.
2m FM transceiver frequency: 151.925
Federal Aviation Administration regulations state it is illegal to fly above 17,999 ASL.
Flying by Guide Pilot Dan Olsen, “Hang Glider” song by WAX.
Clint Wolf, a Telluride pioneer flyer, sitting on an ordinary plastic swing seat with no backup parachute flies a standard Rogallo hang glider high and free above Telluride circa 1974.
Videos, photos, and audio stories of exciting days in the Wild Blue Yonder are located in the Media drop-down menu above and the TAF FaceBook group page.
Telluride Air Force P.O. Box 3781, Telluride, CO 81435, TAF authorized email: firstname.lastname@example.orgShare This: