Hang Glider

A person hang glides at Fort Funston.  Photo Credit: Fort Funston

Man In His 50’s Dies In Hang Gliding Accident At San Francisco’s Fort Funston

A man died Sunday afternoon in a hang gliding accident in San Francisco, according to the San Francisco Fire Department.

08/23/2015

A California Highway Patrol helicopter rescued the pilot of this hang glider at Ed Levin County Park in Milpitas on January 7, 2014. (CHP)

CHP Helicopter Saves Hang Glider Stuck In 50-Foot Tree In Milpitas

An errant hang glider pilot who became trapped in a 50-foot tree Tuesday was rescued when a California Highway Patrol officer was lowered from a helicopter and brought the pilot down unhurt, authorities said.

01/07/2014

A sheriff's deputy at the scene of a fatal paragliding accident at Ed Levin County Park in Milpitas, November 14, 2011. (CBS)

Paraglider Plunges To His Death In Milpitas

A 51-year-old San Jose man fell to his death while paragliding at Ed Levin County Park in Milpitas on Sunday afternoon.

11/14/2011