At Porcher Sport: THE FABRIC, the raw material of our FLIGHTS
Porcher Industries is a big French group with a worldwide presence. They make all types of technical fabric, for airbags amongst other things, but also for commercial aviation. In the sports sector, their fabric is used for balls, spinnakers, parachutes, kites and, of course, for paragliders...
This is the oldest paraglider manufacturing factory in Sri Lanka. Wings for Independence, Skyman and MacPara are made here, for example. Interestingly enough, the final control has been pretty ingeniously organised using a typical inflation station before the lines are added, but also using a blower which allows the wing to be checked hanging upside down...