Safety

Chicken Wings brings you safely through the air. From takeoff to landing, our highly trained and experienced pilots guarantee a successful flight experience. 

Security and management concept

The Swiss Hang Gliding Association (SHV) is commissioned by the Federal Office of Civil Aviation (FOCA) and is responsible for the orderly and safe conduct of the delta and paragliding in Switzerland. All Chicken Wings tandem pilots have to undergo extensive training and challenging examinations of the SHV. All our of our pilots have very extensive experience in paragliding and outstanding flying skills. For this reason, safety and professionalism of Chicken Wings are at the highest level worldwide.

Trust, security and personal attention are our top priority. We can guarantee our customers quality and professional service. Our security and management concept is regularly strictly inspected by experts and includes the following points:

  • training, experience and personal suitability of the pilots
  • certification, suitability, condition and safety of all equipment
  • the current weather situation is constantly monitored via the internet and telephone
  • accident prevention and proper procedure  for unexpected weather changes
  • every pilot has completed a first aid course
  • every pilot owns a tandem paragliding flight insurance of the SHV
  • good language skills and friendly, correct handling of the guests
Chicken Wings is your paragliding tandem flight specialist  for the areas of Zurich, the Rhine Valley, Vaduz, Appenzell and Grisons. The head pilot Ivo Grünenfelder is pleased to be able to share his many years of paragliding experience with you. Due to the good training and continuing education and the high safety standards and knowledge of local conditions, the pilots of Chicken Wings lead you safely through your tandem flight experience.