Paratech AG was a Swiss aircraft manufacturer based in Wasserauen and previously in Appenzell. The company specialized in the design and manufacture of paragliders in the form of ready-to-fly aircraft, as well as paragliding harnesses, clothing and accessories.[1]

Paratech AG
Key people
Uwe Bernholz

The company was founded in 1988 and seems to gone out of business in 2015.[2][3]

The company was an aktiengesellschaft, a stockholder owned company.[4]

Paratech's paragliders, designed by Uwe Bernholz, had a unique model numbering system. In the early 2000s production included the beginner P25 and P26, the intermediate P43 and the performance P70, as well as the two-place P Bi4 for flight training.[1]


Paratech P50 paraglider

Summary of aircraft built by Paratech:


  1. ^ a b Bertrand, Noel; Rene Coulon; et al: World Directory of Leisure Aviation 2003-04, page 26. Pagefast Ltd, Lancaster UK, 2003. ISSN 1368-485X
  2. ^ Paratech (13 November 1999). "Paratech Gleitschirmsportprodukte, Gleitschirme, Paragliders, Gurtzeuge, Harnesses, Kleidung und Zbehör". Archived from the original on 13 November 1999. Retrieved 3 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Paratech". Internet Archive Wayback Machine. Retrieved 3 October 2016.
  4. ^ Paratech (2 October 2015). "Paratech - grüezi mitenand". Archived from the original on 2 October 2015. Retrieved 3 October 2016.

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