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RIP Tomas Reich - SGP Chile by Paul Agnew
From Facebook: Sad news from the last race day; Local Chile pilot Tomas Reich had an accident on the ridges south of Santiago. The Chile SAR recovered Tomas and took him by helicopter to the hospital in Santiago. Unfortunately Tomas died during the evening from the injuries he sustained during the...
Today 08:38 AM
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Looping a standard cirrus by [email protected]
Who has done a loop in a standard cirrus? Any comments or hints. Currently getting some acro training with the goal of looping my cirrus.
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Today 04:10 AM
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Waikerie by JS[_5_]
Yesterday (Friday, 19th) was the last day of the Australian Multi-Class Nationals, and a great day to end it on. There were climbs to 14,000' (field elevation a couple of hundred) and fast cruises. I stayed up until midnight watching the finishes on gtrack. It was an area task, which is not as easy...
Yesterday 10:46 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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Wilbur On An Airplane by Kevin Christner
In the Chile Grand Prix thread our good friend Sean Fidler (Wilbur) makes an impassioned plea he couldn’t possibly be Wilbur because he was on an airplane with several fellow soaring pilots when the latest Wilbur post appeared. Of course such protestations assume that 1) said pilots (if they...
Yesterday 09:18 PM
by Kevin Christner Go to last post
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Dear Sean Fidler by Ben Hughes
Get a grip man. Using the death of a pilot at a competition yesterday as a carrier for a self-obsessed monologue about how right you were to turn down your invitation to the event? Classy stuff. I see you're also deleting comments from and banning from your Sean's Sociopathing Page anyone...
Yesterday 08:34 PM
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Gliding International Article by [email protected]
In the most recent edition there is an article focused on the newer wing-fuselage junction designs. On page 5 there is a picture of a sort of gull wing design at the root and its identified as an Mu 31. On the following page there are three more pics of an Mu 31 that, to my eye, look nothing like...
Yesterday 05:00 PM
by Steve Leonard[_2_] Go to last post
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Kawa wins. by [email protected]
Was there any doubt?
Yesterday 12:49 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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WTB - ASW-27 Schleicher Factory Sized O2 Bottle by OHM Ω http://aviation.derosaweb.net
I am looking for an oxygen bottle to fit my ASW-27B. I cannot find a US bottle that fits the factory sleeve located at my right hip. I have determined that the circumference cannot be larger than 13-5/16" or 337mm. Contact me via email at jhderosa at yahoo. Thanks.
Yesterday 08:11 AM
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Used Destination Trailers for Sale | Portland | Als Trailers by [email protected]
Als trailers have a wide range of collection of used RV sales in Portland, sale – Portland. Visit our website for more range of collections of all models of RVS. http://www.rvsalesportland.com/usedrv.aspx
Yesterday 05:43 AM
by Steve Leonard[_2_] Go to last post
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How Many Clubs Still Have A 1-26? by [email protected]
Folks, I'm doing an informal survey. How many of you are members of a club that still has a 1-26 in your club fleet?
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Yesterday 04:37 AM
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More 3's? by [email protected]
With tried and true Ventus 3 and JS3, wonder how long before the ASG-33?
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January 20th 18 10:26 PM
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What a race in Chile today!!! by [email protected]
Kawa in 1st. Two JS-1s, then a V2, then a V3. All within 5 seconds, identical avg speed for all four!!!
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January 20th 18 10:22 AM
by Iain Baker[_2_] Go to last post
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Any Alumni of the LB Gliderport, Lexinton, VA? by [email protected][_1_]
Anyone? Learned to fly there with Lyn Bachtell and Karl Rhomann. Amazing airfield. First time flying there from Bluefield, it took as while to see it. Definitely did not look like an airport!
January 20th 18 03:57 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Tying down a fiber glass ship. by [email protected]
Don’t have a hangar, so planning on tying down the glider, a standard cirrus, during the weekend. Has any one done this consistently. How bad did the gel coat deteriorate; any tips?
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
January 20th 18 01:22 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Ground School Presentation Materials by [email protected]
Hi All, I am a fairly new CFI-G, just completed my second season teaching. at a small but growing club. One area of opportunity we have for improvement is in preparing our students for the written and oral exams. To help with this I am thinking of running my first ground school. I am looking...
January 19th 18 11:03 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Used RV Dealers, Sales, parts in Medford Als Trailers by [email protected]
We have a large collection of used and new RVs. Visit our site for used and new RV dealerships, sales, accessories, service, parts and RV finance also. Visit:- http://www.rvsalesmedford.com/usedrv.aspx
January 19th 18 08:25 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Selling my One Man Rigger by Collin Shea
Hi all, I am putting my one-man rigger for sale, it came with the Libelle I purchased last October and I don't use it but it can do someone else good! Height adjustable and support stand pivots all the way around with durable tires to withstand grass when needed. I have attached photos in the link...
January 19th 18 06:39 AM
by 2G Go to last post
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Electric Towplane sets a new climb record by Nick Kennedy
Is this the future? No more shock cooling here! https://newatlas.com/siemens-airbus-electric-plane-world-record-glider/48806/
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
January 19th 18 12:45 AM
by AS Go to last post
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Closing 2018 Andes Open along with 8th WSGP Vitacura, Chile. by [email protected]
Let's be accurate, Tom. Beautiful BLIND French woman wants you for an interview.
January 19th 18 12:40 AM
by Tom Kelley #711 Go to last post
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Nelson A-4 Flow Meters by [email protected]
Please tell me what kind of regulator should be used with the Nelson A-4 Flow Meter - constant flow system - ? And does anyone have one for sale ? Please advise - thanks in advance - Ralph Woodward
January 18th 18 02:50 PM
by Roy B. Go to last post
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