The Team

Selahattin Asmalı

Partner&Pilot

Özgür Güneş Şahin

Partner&Pilot

Yiğit Yıldırım

Partner&Pilot

Çağrı Bayraktar

Pilot

Özgür Şen

Pilot

Volkan Çingil

Pilot

Sami Fındıklı

Pilot

Öner Biçen

Pilot

Partner & Pilot

Yiğit is one of the most experienced competition pilots of Turkey. Flying since 1997, instructing since 2000, a tandem pilot since 2001 and competing since 2002. Quiting his engineering career, he made a come back to commercial and sportive paragliding scene.

  • Paragliding World Cup-Brasil 2015, 13th
  • Paragliding World Cup-Brasil 2013, 11th
  • Paragliding World Cup-S.Africa 2013, 16th
  • Paragliding World Cup-Brasil 2012, 8th
  • Turkish Championship 2012 3rd
  • Turkish Championship 2008 1st

Yiğit Yıldırım

Partner & Pilot

Özgür Güneş Şahin

Partner & Pilot

Selahattin Asmalı

Partner & Pilot

Tuncay is flying since 1998. He competes in competitions if he can find some time. He also likes acrobatics.

  • 3rd place 2013 Turkey Championship
  • 2nd place 2008 Turkey Championship
  • 3rd place 2007 Turkey Championship
  • 1st place 2007 X-Alps Turkey Qualification

Tuncay Tahtakın

Pilot

Sami loves nature. He loves the sky, he loves the sea and the snow.

He has been a tandem pilot since 2000. He worked in US and Nepal. When he doesn’t fly he does tours to archelogical sites and teaches skiing.

Hobbies: Freediving, archeology, kitesurfing and travelling.

Language: English , Turkish

Sami Fındıklı

Pilot

He was born in Ankara in 1975. Graduated from Metu-Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering in 1996. He worked as an engineer and manager in communication sector for years. He is a tandem, competition and cross country pilot. He has lots of good rankings in competitions in Turkey with his team and also by himself. He also represented Turkey in Paragliding Worl Cup many times.

He is married and father of a five years old son named Bulut (Cloud). In 2014 his book about the history of secularism in Turkey was published. In 2018 his second book on philosophy has been published. He is still writing about recent history and politics for newspapers, magazines and online. He has fluent English.

Özgür Şen

Pilot

He is among the lucky ones who was born into paragliding. His father is a pilot and also his instructor.  He became a paragliding instructor from 2014. He also flies paramotors.

His major in university is photography, except for good skills of paragliding, he is good at photographing.

Volkan is married and a father of one daughter.

Volkan Çingil

Pilot

Öner is one of our top skilled pilots. He is a paragliding pro since 2011. His outdoor enthusiasm is not limited to paragliding. He is a mountaineer, speed flyer and cycler.

Öner Biçen