Nervures Faial Paraglider

Specs, test data and other useful information on the Nervures Faial.

A Nervures Faial paraglider in flight.
A Faial paraglider over what looks like the bank of a dam or river. Photo by Benjamin Hille.

Year of Manufacture 2007
Certification EN C
Size M

Ever Flown This Wing?

If so, feel free to share anything you like about the experience here. What were your first impressions?

Please state your experience level, just to put your comments in perspective.

For example, you might be a low-time pilot flying a new wing for the first time and loving it!


Note: These international prices for the Nervures Faial are only a guide. They are May 2008 currency conversions from the 2008 price in Euros.
Euros 2950 EUR
U.S. Dollars 4600 USD
United Kingdom Pounds 2300 GBP
Australian Dollars 4800 AUD
South African Rand 35000 ZAR
South Korean Won 4600000 KRW
Indian Rupees 190000 INR

Some Specs

pilot take-off weight 80-100 kg (177-221 lbs)
wing weight 5.0 kg (11.1 lbs)
wing area (flat) 27.2 m² (293 ft²)
wing area (projected) ?? m² (?? ft²)
wing span (flat) 11.9 m (39 ft)
wing span (projected) ?? m (?? ft)
aspect ratio (flat) 5.2
aspect ratio (projected) ??
min sink 1.1 m/s (217 fpm, 4.0 kph, 2.1 knts)
best glide ratio 9.8
speed min 23 kph (14 mph, 12 knts)
speed trim 39 kph (24 mph, 21 knts)
speed max 50 kph (31 mph, 27 knts)

Some EN Test Results

Sorry, not available for this paraglider.

Color Schemes

The simple graphics below represent the available color schemes for this Nervures paraglider. Colors are only approximate, and so is the outline of the wing. But it gives you some idea.
name upper lower


Have your say about this site! Or about this page in particular.

Return to Paragliders 2007 from Nervures Faial Paraglider

All the way back to Home Page