Monthly Archives: October 2006

Saichia update

Saichia launch is indeed closed. For now. The gates are locked and there are ‘trees’ all over the launch. The launch will stay closed until a government official has been satisfied that the land is in fact treed. This may … Continue reading

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Birding blog

I just came across this blog by long-time Taiwan birder Richard Yu… Formosa Birding Absolutely marvelous photography. Go Richard!

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Saichia saga continues

Saichia is said to be closed, or will soon be, due to trees being planted all over the launch. Apparently the government needs to come inspect the land and it needs to look like it did 20 years ago or … Continue reading

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Paratech special offers

Paratech are offering heavy discounts on selected models. The revolutionary (DHV1-2) can be had for just NT$50,000. It’s a fun, yet stable glider suitable for a wide range of pilots, from ex-training hill up to experienced novice. The DHV2 P80 … Continue reading

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Forumosa :: A small victory.

Seen today on Forumosa.com, absolutely hilarious story of right vs. taxi driver. Forumosa :: A small victory

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Tandem accident

I was down in Saichia of course for the long weekend, and as always there was a lot of stuff sitting in my inbox when I got home. Sadly, not all of it was spam… Hi Les, I found your … Continue reading

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Motorheads go wild

Some funny video Jaco shot at Saichia on the weekend.

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