launch at Valle de Bravo, Mexico powered paraglider launching from Evergreen Turf farms

SOUTHWEST AIRSPORTS

paragliding training center

About Us

Accreditation

Paragliding -- Professional Air Sports Association (PASA) member and school #0023; U.S. Hang Gliding & Paragliding Association (USHPA) instructor certification.

Powered paragliding -- U.S. Powered Paragliding Association (USPPA) member and school #1672.

For questions concerning our accreditation, you may contact USHPA 800-616-6888, USPPA 866-378-7772, or PASA.  Southwest Airsports, LLC operates in accordance with all PASA Safety Guidelines and all PASA School Standards.

Dedication

This website is dedicated in memory of the heroes of U.S. Navy SEAL Team 10 and the SEALS in Operation Redwing who perished fighting the enemy in Afghanistan, June 2005.  We are proud to train warriors of the U.S. Armed Forces and those of our allies – Please view I Fought for You.  We honor Taylor Morris and warriors like him, including his bride who stood by him after he was gravely wounded fighting the Muslims.  What a woman!  Every man should have a woman like that.

Southwest Airsports is a U.S. Department of Defense contractor.

Staff

I want you to learn how to safely fly a paraglider!  It is one of the hardest aircraft in the world to fly safely and consistently -- but it is worth the effort! - Had Robinson

USHPA & USPPA instructor Had Robinson

Had Robinson – USHPA & USPPA Certified Advanced and Tandem Instructor – Champion 2010 Spring Fling, La Belle, FL. – USHPA Gold Safe Pilot Award winner – Professional Air Sports Association instructor

 

  Jose Munoz

José Muñoz – Assistant Instructor & Sports Promoter

José lives in Chihuahua City, Chih., Mexico and helps with our operations in Mexico.  He travels frequently to the U.S. and has a home here in El Paso.

  

Marilyn Robinson - FlightBabe1 & tow assistant

Marilyn Robinson – Flightbabe#1 & Tow Assistant

Toyota Tacoma 4 wheel drive – the off-road vehicle of choice for hang gliding & paragliding.  We are on the rim at the Hunts Hole maar.  The driver is Tirzah Robinson, our 4 wheel drive and off-road queen.

Toyto Tacoma at Hunts Hole

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