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Arco da Calheta 1

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{NE, 60}, N, NE, E, SE, S, SW, W, NW
Thermalling / soaring
soaring, thermalling
Wind direction
NE (60°)
Takes wind directions
N, NE, E, SE, S, SW, W, NW
Wind speed
22 km/h / 12 knots / 6 m/s / 14 mph
Wind gust
26 km/h / 14 knots / 7 m/s / 16 mph
Clouds
broken (60-90% coverage)
Current conditions
not reported by station
Sunrise
08:24 AM
Sunset
09:48 PM
Last reading
2 hours ago (from site forecast)

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Description
The best and most beautiful take-off on Madeira concerning XC-flights, altitude gain, Acro, SIV, around 300 days per year good flying conditionsperfect gras ramp,all pg-flight-records on the south side of Madeira were flown from here,no high voltage cables, no trees, and wide wind range to take off without obstacles and no cloudbase below, easy toplanding, a dream for pilots!
Suitable for
Paragliding. 1- und 2-sitzig
Access
By car, walk
Altitude
426m (max. height difference 793m for this site)
Star rating
Certified
No
Coordinates
32.7076, -17.1403

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Description: The best and most beautiful take-off on Madeira concerning XC-flights, altitude gain, Acro, SIV, around 300 days per year good flying conditionsperfect gras ramp,all pg-flight-records on the south side of Madeira were flown from here,no high voltage cables, no trees, and wide wind range to take off without obstacles and no cloudbase below, easy toplanding, a dream for pilots!. Suitable for: Paragliding. 1- und 2-sitzig. Access: By car, walk. Altitude: 426m (max. height difference 793m for this site). Star rating: *****. Certified: No. Coordinates: 32.7076, -17.1403. Madeira, Portugal, Madeira, Portugal
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