Free Flight

Here are some useful links for hang gliding and paragliding pilots.

United States Hang Gliding Paragliding Association (USHPA)

Rolan's Soarcast

NOAA Soundings

Dr. Jack

SkyVector: Flight Planning / Aeronautical Charts

XC Skies Soaring Forecast Maps & Tools

Real Time Lightning Maps

XCSoar - the open source glide computer

SeeYou glider flight planning and analysis by Naviter

Worldwide Soaring Turnpoint Exchange - Airspace for North America - airspace downloads for north america

Restricted Airspace - download restricted airspace files. This is free but the data is old; unclear how old.

GPSBabel - convert GPS files from one format to another

Condor competition soaring simulator

ParaflySim freeflight simulator

Free Flight Advice

Empeopled - Hang Gliding & Paragliding

SkyOut - Tom Lanning's blog

FAA TFRs - New York region

Cross Country Magazine

Windy TV wind forecast

Paragliding Thermal Maps

SkyDemon VFR flight-planning software

Ellenville-Related Sites

Southern New York Hang Glider Pilots Association (SNYHGPA)

North East Air Sports Association (NeASA)

Flight Parks