About Us

Our philosophy is to provide Paragliding lessons and instruction programs with a focus on developing pilots that possess the skills and knowledge to enable the highest level of proficiency and safety in a three dimensional free flight environment.

Your USHPA Certified Advanced Instructor, Chuck Woods has been piloting foot launched free flight wings for over 40 years, having accumulated over 3000 hours of flight time. He has provided lessons and instruction in foot launch aviation for over 30 years in Hang Gliding and for over 10 years providing lessons and instruction in Paragliding.

Chuck’s credentials include: USHPA Advanced Instructor, USHPA Tandem Instructor, USHPA Advanced Rated Paraglider pilot and USHPA Master Rated Hang Glider pilot.

Providing USHPA Ratings to qualified pilots from Beginning (P-1) through Advanced (P-4).

The area’s only local Paragliding Instructor appointed by the Sandia Soaring Association (SSA) as a Sandia Mountain Guide Pilot, having accumulated over 2500 flights from Sandia Mountain and assisting advancing pilots on their first flights from the Sandia launch sites.

Learn to Paraglide in Albuquerque with Enchanted Air Paragliding, a Professional Air Sports Association (PASA) certified school.

“I Fly Because” (an Ozone video)

Chuck Woods

  • 40+ years flying experience
  • 30+ years as USHPA Advanced Instructor
  • Over 3000 logged hours of flight time
  • USHPA Advanced Instructor
  • USHPA Tandem Instructor
  • USHPA Advanced Paraglider (P4) Rating
  • USHPA Master Hang Glider (H5) Rating
  • SSA Sandia Mountain Guide