Franšais Join/Renew Search Contact Us Log In

Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs)

Transport Canada defines hang gliders (therefore includes paragliders and most rigids)
hang glider: means a glider that is designed to carry not more than two persons and has a launch weight of 45 kg (99.2 pounds) or less; (aile libre)
Transport Canada: "Therefore, without specific reference to the contrary, any exclusion which applies to gliders applies to hang gliders as well as all other kinds of gliders".


NAV Canada

  1. Weather Forecasts and Observations
  2. Local Area Weather Manuals
  3. NOTAMs
  4. Aerotowing
  5. Hang Glider and Ultra-light Aeroplane Operation

Airspace Structure, Classification and Use

Designated Airspace Handbook (DAH)

Provision of Aviation Weather Services

May 27 2015   Top Top