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batou

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#1 13 years ago

I have a tiny question.

What is flaring? I know its some parachuting thing, but what exactly is it?




Ensign Riles VIP Member

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#2 13 years ago

Press "e" right before you hit the ground to flare. I can't really explain it myself, but it basically slows the parachute down so you don't hit the ground too hard.




nitro_159

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#3 13 years ago

it stops u from bein injured when u hit




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#4 13 years ago

flaring ur chute makes u slow down before u hit the floor

done right u can land on ur feet i start flaring about 100 metres from the floor well i think its 100metres lol on fls i start flaring as soon as i can see the ground




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#5 13 years ago
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#6 13 years ago

Great link, I was trying to find a quick resource to descirbe some of the landing techniques that there are..