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 World > South America > Brazil > Minas Gerais > Governador Valadares - Pico do Ibituruna
   Governador Valadares - Pico do Ibituruna -rate- (5/5 - 2 votes)
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Last update : Aug 23rd 2013
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GPS coordinates : take off : 18°53'11" (18.8864)S; 41°54'55" (41.9153)W - Elevation : 1070 m.
landing : 18°51'29" (18.8583)S; 41°56'29" (41.9414)W - Elevation : 165 m.
Take off : Nice ample grassy slopes facing both north and south.
Landing : Offical LZ: Large clear field on the other side of the river, but many LZ's available for XC along BR116 (main XC direction). BUT: watch out for (hardly visible) power lines along road/across (possible landing) fields!

Going there : 7 miles from downtown Governador Valadares, from BR-116 highway. Dirt and cobblestone road in good conditions available for any vehicle, sometimes a little steep...
Comments : Excellent starting point for XC
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People to contact : Steve Barton, XC Brazil Paragliding
+55 33 3277 9282, www.xcbrazil.com
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Pablo Milholo, GVFLY Adventures, Escola de Parapente
http://www.gvfly.com.br/
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Website : http://www.guia4ventos.com.br/det_rampa.ph...
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A hazy day in Valadares
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The end of a Sunday afternoon flight...
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Looking back towards Ibituruna
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Landing near Engenheiro Caldas
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Take off on a quiet day
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Steve Barton www.xcbrazil.com
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Feeding time for the penguins
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 gps logs of flights from Governador Valadares - Pico do Ibituruna
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 Situation
Take off : 18.8864 S; 41.9153 W
Landing : 18.8583 S; 41.9414 W
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takeoff : Valadares (-18.8867; -41.9154), 0.03 km from this takeoff
Pilot OLC type OLC distance (km) Open distance (km) Flight duration Date View flight details on Leonardo
Rodrigo Monteiro 211.643 207.223 5:45:38 2006-01-22 View
JF Paradis 154.456 151.613 5:0:37 2007-10-13 View
Ronny Myklebust 148.307 143.244 5:5:2 2014-02-27 View
Ronny Myklebust 137.613 133.643 5:55:1 2013-02-26 View
Pizzi Domenico 102.536 37.809 4:53:24 2014-01-14 View
Harald Nilsen 136.567 133.055 5:12:42 2013-09-21 View
Doug Nitchie 136.397 133.54 5:56:21 2013-02-26 View
JF Paradis 136.367 128.968 4:43:41 2007-10-12 View
Nigel Brevitt 129.085 124.223 4:42:52 2014-02-27 View
Doug Nitchie 125.365 122.235 4:37:3 2014-02-27 View
Pablo Bowen Milholo 125.116 120.975 4:0:51 2008-08-13 View
Pablo Bowen Milholo 124.875 118.493 4:50:51 2008-03-23 View
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