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Reinhold and Werner Schmid

Postby Rick Masters » Tue May 22, 2018 5:17 am

Excerpt from DHV-Info February 84, interview by Charlie Jöst with Reinhold Schmid, probably the first European hang glider pilot (1966 together with his brother Werner)
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