Blue Mountain Launch Status
Authorization by Blue Mountain is required before flying. Status posted below.
Note: Radio 148.500 MHz. Trump TFR in effect. No flying east past Wind Gap! https://tfr.faa.gov/save_pages/detail_9_2634.html
Today (Tue, Aug 20): Ask Terry
Tomorrow (Wed, Aug 21): Ask Terry
Tom submitted a request to fly at 01:40 PM
Status: Tower has not yet been contacted today.
ABE tower must be called before making any XC flights!
This is to enhance awareness and safety. It does not grant permission to fly into the airspace.
Going XC? Call (610) 264-4530. Use this script:
Hello <your name>,
We are paraglider pilots flying from the Blue Mountain Ski area.
About <number> pilots will be flying <east towards Phillipsburg/west towards Reading>
at a height of <#> feet above sea level.
We plan to launch around <#> o'clock to <#> o'clock.
Then, submit your name below so the rest of the pilots know the tower has been contacted for the day.
Current datetime: 08/20/2019 03:08:57 pm