Information
March to August : warm season
October to December : rain season
January to March : pancaroba (transition, change of the season)
50 percent rain, 50 percent not rain

Use of dhv 2-3 parachutes not suggested


West Sumatra destination

Lake Maninjau  
click photos to enlarge
take off area Puncak lawang
altitude 1226 meters
GPS S  00°15.810'
E 100°14.509'
facing West
landing area Bayur (lake shore)
altitude 470 meters
GPS S  00°15.978'
E 100°12.925'
wind direction West
Soaring possible
Cross-country possible
International fun fly in May, since 2000.
Lake Maninjau on Google Maps
Maninjau take off
take off area
Maninjau landing
landing area
   


Lake Singkarak    
take off area Tikalak
altitude 1200 meters
facing West
landing area 1 Pusaran angin (lake shore)
altitude -
landing area 2 Sumpur (lake shore)
altitude -
wind direction -
National and international fun fly
Lake Singkarak on Google Maps
Maninjau take off
  take off area  


Payakumbuh   click photos to enlarge
take off area Kubang
altitude 943 meters
GPS S  00°09.218'
E 100°30.464'
facing East
landing area Kubang
altitude -
wind direction -
Hills area
Payakumbuh take off Payakumbuh landing
  take off area landing area


Padang    
take off area Pantai air manis
altitude 222 meters
GPS S  00°58.892'
E 100°21.961'
facing -
landing area Air manis beach
altitude 0 meter (sea side)
wind direction -
Beach area
Soaring is possible
Padang on Google Maps
Air Manis take off
  take off area  


Painan   click photos to enlarge
take off area Langkisau
altitude 216 meters
GPS S  01°20.435'
E 100°34.449'
facing -
landing area Around the beach
altitude 0 meter (sea side)
wind direction -
Beach area
Soaring is possible
Painan on Google Maps
Painan take off Painan landing
  take off area landing area


Merapi mountain    
take off area Merpati
Any direction off the wind
altitude 2800 meters
facing -
landing area -
altitude -
wind direction -
Mountain climbing, with equipment carried by local porters
Climbing take 4 until 6 hours from the starting point
Climbing start 11 o’clock in the evening
Take off start about 6.30 o’clock in the morning until 7.30 o’clock
Long flight from take off area until landing area - about 3.30 hours in the air


North Sumatra destination

Lake Toba - Samosir island   click photos to enlarge
take off area Bukit Siulakhosa (above Tomok)
altitude 1533 meters
GPS N  02°38.392'
E 098°50.917'
facing -
landing area Bukit Beta (near Tuk-Tuk)
altitude 986 meters
GPS N  02°39.840'
E 098°50.923'
wind direction -
Lake Toba on Google Maps
Payakumbuh take off
take off area
Payakumbuh take off
landing area


Lake Toba - Sipiso-piso    
take off area Sipiso-piso
altitude -
facing -
landing area Tongging
altitude -
wind direction -
Flight around the hill and see long and big waterfall
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