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Perlan II up again by Duster[_2_]
25,000+ as of noon est. http://perlanproject.cloud/VirtualCockpit.html
September 11th 17 11:06 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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2017 Dust Devil Dash - Mountain Valley Airport (L94) California by Rob M
September 9th, 2017. Annual Dust Devil Dash. Mountain Valley Airport (L94), Tehachapi, California. This is a one day straight out handicapped distance event. All sailplanes and sailplane pilots welcome. 2 place sailplane..........no problem. Pilots are responsible for paying for their own tow,...
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September 11th 17 08:38 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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Help. Obtaining a UK Gliding License on the basis of my AmericanLicense by Papa3
Any of you folks from across the Pond care to help out? I'm finding myself spending more time in the UK lately, including weekends. I've flown with a number of different gliding clubs and thoroughly enjoyed myself... so much so that I'm looking in to what it would take to obtain a UK Gliding...
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September 11th 17 07:26 PM
by Paul Ruskin[_2_] Go to last post
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Glider Bob Telluride Flyover by Dan Marotta
I just received the following email from another of the Stemme owners who flew in this flight: snip I just received this wonderful video of our flyover for GB's memorial from Kathy Rothfeld, Bob's sister. *Her son Adam took the video and put it to music. *I don't know about you guys but I...
September 11th 17 04:29 PM
by Dan Marotta Go to last post
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Evacuate Florida before Category 5 hurricane by [email protected]
Gliderpilots & Gliderports of FL If it looks like your fleet is at risk in the sunshine state we can make room for you in the peach state. We have room at our airport ramp for you to temporarily relocate to GA. ....
September 10th 17 05:52 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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Fabric covering for 2-33 by [email protected]
I'm looking to find anyone who has done any work toward getting an approval for using Oratex on a 2-33. With the FAA field approval program gone (not officially but everything must go through engineering now) & a DER being very expensive, I'm trying to find anyone who has used the Oratex fabric...
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September 10th 17 07:43 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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SAGE CV 80mm Vario for sale. by Larry Armi
$900 incl. priority shipping from So Cal. (new $1300) Excellent condition; calibrated by Williams Soaring (Sage) 6/2012, and kept as spare. Complete in original box with instructions, unused mounting screws and restrictors. Newer style case with legacy numbers in knots. see...
September 10th 17 03:28 AM
by Larry Armi Go to last post
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Perlan is up. by Bruce Hoult
Climbed to 22k or so just west of the airfield, now at 19k pushing upwind in sink.
September 9th 17 08:58 PM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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Winter Vario for sale by [email protected]
I have a older Winter Vario in Meters per second. 80mm Diameter. Just taken out of a Ka6. Vario was working. Open to offers located in Alberta, Canada.
September 9th 17 03:09 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Sailplane/trailer shipping by Randy Banta
Hello I am purchasing a sailplane in PA and looking for a reputable shipper. Any suggestions? Thanks Randy Southern OR
September 9th 17 01:42 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Condon does it again by MNLou
Tony Condon drove up to Ames IA (from Wichita, KS) to attempt a downwind dash. He appears to have landed at Madisonville Muni in KY after about a 7 hour flight! Looks like about 750 km +/- = Wow! Lou
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September 8th 17 11:50 PM
by Martin Gregorie[_5_] Go to last post
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Down wind dash by [email protected]
Tony Condon has departed Sunflower Aerodrome headed south destination the Gulf of Mexico. Follow along at http://glideport.aero/map?p=GlidePort:389
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September 8th 17 10:35 PM
by WaltWX[_2_] Go to last post
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Letter to Airmen by Jim[_33_]
While checking NOTAMS I have come across LTA ( Letter to Airmen) entries. What is an LTA? This is something I have not noticed before.
September 7th 17 11:31 PM
by Jim[_33_] Go to last post
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F/S ASW 15 - USA (Northeast) by [email protected]
New, lower price. See W&W page 9. mdfaddenatgmaildotcom
September 7th 17 12:59 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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FS: LS-1F ONLY $10,800 to a Newbie or Junior Pilot by [email protected]
LS-1F 1975, Rolladen Schneider, LS-1F, Serial # 448, N17EW. Approximately 1,040 hours TT and 414 flights. Standard Airworthiness Category and makes a great club or private sailplane. Canopy is free of any cracks. RST Radio with microphones, Borgelt B500 electric vario/ computer & Winter...
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September 7th 17 08:13 AM
by sisu1a Go to last post
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Glider Pilot Makes Headlines by Papa3[_2_]
Glenn Fisher was the FO on this flight. He's an Aero Club Albatross (ACA) member and CFIG. "ACA, we never turn back". https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/dr-gridlock/wp/2017/09/06/this-delta-flight-flew-into-and-out-of-san-juan-defying-irma/?utm_term=.716ad1ee53e5
September 7th 17 04:14 AM
by Paul Agnew Go to last post
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XCSoar With LNAV? by Dan Marotta
I've got a couple of friends who have acquired Androids and installed XCSoar. Both of their gliders have LNAV and GPS-NAV installed. Can their Androids be interfaced to the LNAV via K6-BT or IOIO? It was easy connecting with my 302 and K6-BT... Dan, 5J
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September 7th 17 01:18 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
29 1,201
Perlan GLIDER ALTITUDE: 52004 ft by Tom Kelley #711
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September 5th 17 03:54 PM
by ND Go to last post
15 297
New PowerFLARM firmware 6.40 by Dan Daly[_2_]
For those that follow this sort of thing, I notice that FLARM has published a new firmware version on Friday 23 Aug; version 6.40. Although I'm signed up for the newsletter, I haven't got one announcing this - as usual, terrible support. There is nothing in the "news" section of their website,...
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September 5th 17 06:23 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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ASW27B Price still dropping by [email protected]
I have reduced the asking price of my ship (J3) to $77,000. Details are on the Wings and Wheels website. You will not get the "goodies" that I'm including with this ship anywhere else. Please don't turn this into a forum about the direction you think soaring as a sport is heading! I'm tired of...
September 4th 17 04:11 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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