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Topic: Air Activities

The new items published under this topic are as follows.

  Extreme Activities: Wing Walking
Posted on Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 10:15 PM (6025 Reads)
Air Activities Wing walking is an aerial sport where you are strapped the a frame on the wing of a plane and then perform various moves whilst the plane flies at speed in front of an audience.

Skills - Strength: 5, Balance: 5, Flexibility: 5, Agility: 4, Coordination: 4
Time needed: travelling time + 2 hours, Cost to try: £500



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  Extreme Activities: Skydiving
Posted on Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 10:08 PM (2772 Reads)
Air Activities Skydiving is where you jump out of a plane and after a bit of falling free, open your parachute and float in a controlled way back to the ground.

Skills - Strength: 4, Balance: 4, Flexibility: 3, Agility: 3, Coordination: 6
Time needed: 2 hours, Cost to try: £250



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  Extreme Activities: SCAD Jumping
Posted on Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 10:02 PM (4138 Reads)
Air Activities SCAD jumping uses a very big net as a suspended catch air device.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 3, Flexibility: 3, Agility: 3, Coordination: 3
Time needed: 1 hour, Cost to try: £50



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  Adventurous Activities: Parascending and Parasailing
Posted on Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 09:49 PM (3199 Reads)
Air Activities Parascending and Parasailing is where you are harnessed to a parachute and winched into the air by being towed behind a boat or vehicle like flying a kite.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 4
Time needed: 1 hour, Cost to try: £30



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  Adventurous Activities: Paragliding and paramotoring
Posted on Sunday, May 22, 2011 - 09:39 PM (2813 Reads)
Air Activities Paragliding and paramotoring is where you sit beneath a parachute type fabric wing and float around on the wind and thermals. Paramotoring is where you have a big fan behind you to propel you forwards.

Skills - Strength: 5, Balance: 3, Flexibility: 3, Agility: 4, Coordination: 8
Time needed: 1-2 hours, Cost to try: £50



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  Fun Activities: Model Rockets
Posted on Sunday, May 08, 2011 - 10:17 PM (2688 Reads)
Air Activities Model rockets are not just the water launched stomp rockets, but they are powered by a rocket motor that propels them up to 500 metres into the sky, coming back to Earth via a parachute to be used again (by adding a new motor pack.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 1
Time needed: 30mins to an hour, Cost to try: £5+ depending on the rocket



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  Fun Activities: Model Airplanes and Helicopters
Posted on Sunday, May 08, 2011 - 10:04 PM (3225 Reads)
Air Activities RC Airplanes and Helicopters are a fun hobby where you use a radio link to control aircraft remotely. They range from small toys to large high speed aircraft.

Skills - Strength: 2, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 8
Time needed: 30mins or more, Cost to try: £15+



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  Adventurous Activities: Microlights
Posted on Sunday, May 08, 2011 - 09:54 PM (3598 Reads)
Air Activities Microlights are ultralight aircraft that look like a small plane or like a hang glider with an undercarriage and propellor at the back.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 4, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 6
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £55



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  Fun Activities: Kite Flying
Posted on Sunday, May 08, 2011 - 09:47 PM (2372 Reads)
Air Activities Kites are the most amazing way of just having a spot of fun trying to fly them, make them perform aerial manouveres, or even use them to pull you along in sports such as kite surfing.

Skills - Strength: 1-10, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 5
Time needed: 15 mins to several hours, Cost to try: £5+ depending on the kite



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  Adventurous Activities: Hot Air Balloon Rides
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 01:28 PM (4162 Reads)
Air Activities Hot air balloon rides give you the wonderful ability to float across the sky in a basket hanging underneath the most enormous balloon filled with hot air to keep it up.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 1
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £99




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  Fun Activities: Helicopter Flights
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 01:20 PM (2622 Reads)
Air Activities Helicopter Flights can be either a sightseeing tour over somewhere like London or the Grand Canyon, or could be a taster helicopter lesson where you get to take the controls.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 5, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 8
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £120




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  Adventurous Activities: Hang Gliding
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 01:14 PM (3201 Reads)
Air Activities Hang Gliding is a great sport where you fly by hanging suspended from a triangular shaped canvas wing.

Skills - Strength: 7, Balance: 7, Flexibility: 4, Agility: 5, Coordination: 7
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £145




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  Adventurous Activities: Gliding
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 01:07 PM (3518 Reads)
Air Activities Gliding is the most wonderful experience of flying an unpowered plane using just the wind, updrafts and thermals to provide lift. Silently swooping and soaring over the landscape, you gotta try it.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 5, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 6
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £60




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  Fun Activities: Falconry
Posted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 - 01:01 PM (4432 Reads)
Air Activities Falconry is the ancient pastime of hunting using a bird of prey. the type of bird you flew indicated your status, from kestrel to eagle.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 5, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 10
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £30




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  Extreme Activities: Bungee Jumping
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 09:19 PM (3848 Reads)
Air Activities Bungee Jumping is a thrilling activity where you tie a huge elastic bungee cord to your ankles and jump off from a high structure such as a bridge or crane.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 1
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £50




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  Extreme Activities: BASE Jumping
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 09:03 PM (4316 Reads)
Air Activities BASE Jumping is where you jump off a cliff or structure at low level and open your parachute at the latest possible moment. Seriously extreme and seriously dangerous, with a high chance of injury or death.

Skills - Strength: 4, Balance: 4, Flexibility: 3, Agility: 2, Coordination: 4
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £1000+ for all of your own kit.




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  Relaxing Activities: Astronomy and Star Gazing
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 08:54 PM (4364 Reads)
Air Activities Astronomy and Star Gazing is the pleasure of gazing up at the heavens above and looking at the stars and planets.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 1
Time needed: As long as you want, Cost to try: £Free




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  Fun Activities: Air Sphering
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 08:48 PM (11883 Reads)
Air Activities Air Sphering is the art of floating inside a large inflatable ball held up by a high power fan.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 1
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £79 for two




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  Adventurous Activities: Aeroplane Flying Experiences
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 08:39 PM (4967 Reads)
Air Activities Aeroplane flying is a fantastic outdoor activity where you are free as a bird to climb high in the sky. Your flying experience will depend on what plane you get to fly.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 5, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 10
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £50




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  Fun Activities: Indoor Skydiving
Posted on Monday, November 26, 2007 - 12:52 PM (11683 Reads)
Air Activities Indoor Skydiving is the amazing freefall simulation experience created by floating over a powerful vertically mounted fan.

Skills - Strength: 4, Balance: 7, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 5, Coordination: 6
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £30 for two flights




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