Paragliding pilot from Nepal Mr.Sano Babu Sunuwar(33 years old ) has become the first person to conduct tandem paragliding flight from top of the Mt.Elbrus (5,642 meters) in Russia the highest peak in the Europe continent. He achieved the goal on 27th July 2016 (8 am local time).
Babu has led many adventures : He has 32 river descents on Himalayan feed rivers.Babu was the first person in the world successfully fly cross Nepal by tandem paragliding (832 km aerial distance) in 2010.He was the first person tandem paragliding fly from highest mountain peak of the world Mt.Everest and kayak to the zero level west Bagal india(Summit to sea) in 21st May 2011 and earning National Geographic Adventure of the year 2012 (Babu and Lakpa).He was the only one person in the world successful pilot to fly from top of the Africa highest peak “Kilimanjaro ”(Name of the expedition –Wings of Kilimanjaro) in 2013 one of the biggest paragliding expedition in the world. And he was the first Himalayan paragliding pilot to participate in the Red Bull X-Alps 2013,the world largest extreme adventure race.
While he successfully fly from top of the Mt. Everest then he made a dream life time achivemnt :Climbing and tandem fly from top of the 7 continent highest pick in the world for records/for the life time achivemnt. As per his dream, it was the third successful achievement in the Mt.Elbrus.
The mission brought to success by supporting/praying from all of my family members, team members, friends from all over the world and special supporting from Russian national Natalia Safonova (57 years old).She is a paraglider and she learn paragliding with Babu 1 years ago. During the paragliding course ,he share the mission of the life time achivemnt .She is inspire with his mission and she like to help him this Mt.Elbrus mission.And finally they success and she fly as a Babu passenger from top of the Elbrus.That is the first record of tandem paragliding fly from top of the Mt.Elbrus and they fly around 30 meters from the top of the Elbrus.
Babu prepare his equipments at home for Mt.Elbrus on 16/04/2016
Babu Ready to move for Mt.Elbrus on 17/04/2016 from Home.
Goverment of Nepal -Minister of culture tourism and civil aviation Mr.Ananda Prasad Pokharel & NEPHA presidint Mr.Rupnarayan Shrestha hand over to BABU stachu of Lord Buddha for Mt.Elbrus on 18.04.2016.
Goverment of Nepal -Minister of culture tourism and civil aviation Mr.Ananda Prasad Pokharel hand over to BABU national flag for Mt.Elbrus on 18.04.2016
Babu Hiking for Mt.Elbrus on 23/04/2016
View From Top of the Mt.Elbrus on 27/04/2016 around 7:00 am
Babu Analise weather before fly on 27/04/2016 around 7:30 am on top of the Mt.Elbrus.
Sano Babu Sunuwar & Russian Nation Natalia flying above the Mt.Elbrus on 27/04/2016 around 8:15 am
BABU is happy after landing the tandem flight at Mt.Elbrus on 27.04.2016
Sano Babu Sunuwar & Natalia Safoniva taking picture after landing on 27/04/2016
From Mt.Elbrus I am looking another mission -See you their ASAP...................................