parasailing


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Synonyms for parasailing

gliding in a parasail

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The accident happened on June 6 at around 12.45pm when two British tourists, a 35-year-old man and a 25-year-old woman who had rented a boat to go parasailing, were struck by a metal bar, which had broken off the boat.
The post Tourist injured in parasailing accident still critical appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
The couple were guests of the Super Fish Dive shop but they were booked for parasailing at the NTJ Watersports Cebu in Barangay Punta Engano, Lapu-Lapu City.
Frances Lumaban, manager of NTJ Watersports Cebu, said six Korean tourists were booked for parasailing and the couple went first.
''Passengers seeking to enjoy the thrill, adventure and panoramic views of parasailing risk becoming accident victims,'' the NTSB report issued in Washington stated.
In examining a series of accidents, the NTSB said "human error'' by operators is the main cause of parasailing accidents due to ''poor judgment, lack of sufficient experience, improper training,'' and other factors such as worn or poorly maintained gear, ignorance about overloading tow ropes and other equipment, and failure to monitor wind speeds and changing weather.
Scott will sign this most important legislation, which will make parasailing operators more responsible, while reducing the incidence of serious injuries and fatalities.
BEIRUT: Rania al-Halabi has picked the harshest weather conditions Lebanon has witnessed in recent history to go parasailing.
A British woman suffered serious head injuries yesterday after she was slammed against a wall while parasailing on the Greek holiday island of Crete.
When brothers Richard and Greg VanderLaan came to Maui in spring 1985 to start a company called UFO Parasailing, they saw nothing but blue skies ahead.
Various bills designed to protect those who go parasailing have been introduced since 2008, yet Florida lawmakers have been reluctant to regulate the industry, fearing it would hurt tourism.
Parasailing & Catamaran Cruise Business in Montego Bay,Jamaica.
Kathleen Miskell, a 28-year-old Connecticut woman, was killed while parasailing with her husband over the Atlantic Ocean just off Pompano Beach, Fla., on Wednesday.
A WATERSPORT operator was charged with negligence leading to manslaughter yesterday after the parasailing death of a British mum.
Parasailing and Catamaran Cruises Business in Montego Bay,Jamaica.