2010 National Hang Gliding Competition Begins in Big Spring

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING - It's becoming a yearly tradition in big spring as hang-gliders take to the sky.

The 2010 Big Spring National Hang Gliding competition started on Sunday.

Gliders from all over the country will be taking off from the Big Spring Airport to compete and buzz around Howard County.

The area has gained traction as a hang-gliding Mecca because of its great weather.

The event runs throughout the week.

If you would like more information about take-off times, you can contact the Big Spring Airport.