FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHO CAN FLY?
People in a good state of health with body weight up to 90 kg (under 200 pounds) are eligible. Women who are pregnant are not eligible for any flights.
DO I NEED SOME KIND OF EXPERIENCE?
No flying experience is needed – only the commitment to following your instructor’s directions is required.
CAN CHILDREN FLY?
Yes, children 6 years and older can fly, if and only if they have the desire to do so and the permission of their parent or guardian.
WHAT IS THE AGE LIMIT?
CAN YOU FLY SOMEONE ELSE WITH ME ON THE WING OTHER THAN THE INSTRUCTOR?
No, only the the instructor and one passenger.
WHAT SHOULD I TAKE WITH ME?
Good shoes like sneakers or something similar, comfortable wind and cold-repelling clothes like jackets and long trousers (athletic or jeans), sunglasses and sun block.
CAN I BRING MY OWN PHOTOGRAPHY OR VIDEO EQUIPMENT?
Yes, you can use your own equipment.
HOW MUCH TIME IS THE ACTIVITY?
Flight time (10 to 40 minutes) plus about 2 and a half hours.
We leave from our office and drive approximately 45 minutes to the take off area at El Peñon. Hang glider preparation is about 25 minutes. The post-flight drive back to the office is about 50 minutes.
WHAT IF IT RAINS?
All flights are subject to favorable weather conditions. In case you can not fly for this reason a new mutually convenient date will be agreed upon.
WHERE IS THE MEETING POINT?
At our office – Vuelo Libre Mexico
De Manuel 100, Plaza Valle Local 17 B. (behind the Iusacell light house Sta. Maria) Ahuacatlan, 51200 Valle de Bravo, Edo. Mexico, Located 50 meters from the municipal pier.
Eating a light, pre-flight meal (more than one hour before your flight) is recommended.
If you have any other question(s) head towards our contact page!