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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...
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Yesterday 08:34 PM
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Adrian, Michigan Contest Site to host R6N & the 2018 U.S. JuniorsContest & Development Camp by [email protected]
Attn: Glider Pilots Region 6 North cordially invites you to register for the 2018 R6N Sports and Club Class contests to be held July 2nd - 7th (with practice dates scheduled for 6/30 & 7/01), in Adrian, Michigan. Join us as we revive a contest site that once held several U.S. National...
Yesterday 08:20 PM
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Passing Of A Legend by [email protected]
Some of you out there might remember a wonderful lady named Mary Gaffney, she was an aviation pioneer and a gliderport owner and examiner for many types. Mary passed away today after a long and wonderful life involving many forms of aviation. Mary was a two time world aerobatics champion and set...
Yesterday 05:57 PM
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Free! Compaq and HP PDAs by Eric Greenwell[_4_]
I have two working PDAs, with charging stands and AC adapters. Both had batteries replaced about 10 years ago (easy to do, in any case). They are an HP 2215 and Compaq 3835. An SD card with SeeYou mobile 3.11 is included, runs on both PDAs. I used them for several years: the 3835 has a good...
Yesterday 04:30 PM
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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 11:33 AM
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LK8000 map files? by Michael Opitz
I am anticipating flying the USA Club Class Nationals in Hobbs, NM at the end of June. I am using an Avier/V2 PNA running both SeeYou (licensed) and LK8000 programs. I have gone to the world wide turnpoint exchange to get the contest data points, but I am looking for where to go to get...
Yesterday 09:48 AM
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Yesterday 02:51 AM
by Andrzej Kobus 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...
January 22nd 18 07:06 PM
by Ben Hughes 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...
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January 22nd 18 03:09 PM
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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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January 22nd 18 01:05 PM
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Treasure Coast Soaring by [email protected]
We are now accepting applications for our new club located in Vero Beach, Florida. Hangar space is available for both assembled and trailered sailplanes. this is a great opportunity to store your ship for the winter months here in beautiful Vero Beach. Tows are available daily, you will not find a...
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January 22nd 18 01:01 PM
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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...
January 21st 18 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...
January 21st 18 09:18 PM
by Kevin Christner Go to last post
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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...
January 21st 18 05:00 PM
by Steve Leonard[_2_] Go to last post
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Kawa wins. by [email protected]
Was there any doubt?
January 21st 18 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.
January 21st 18 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
January 21st 18 05:43 AM
by Steve Leonard[_2_] Go to last post
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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
by [email protected] Go to last post
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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
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