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Amazing soaring facts? by Doug Easton
Looking for some help from the group... I'm putting together a presentation (might be overhead viewgraphs and/or a series of posters) for the general public on soaring and I want to catch their interest and imagination. For instances might be: the world altitude record for a glider is close...
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April 14th 04 12:04 AM
by Adrian Jansen Go to last post
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Wanted LS6C Winglets/17.5 Tips by Ed Hollestelle
We are looking for a set of LS6c winglets. Also the 17.5 tips would interest us. (To modify to 18 M "Lemke Ears") Damaged is OK too. Ed Hollestelle (519) 461-1464 (Canada)
April 13th 04 10:30 PM
by Ed Hollestelle Go to last post
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Update on pilot's condition? by Stewart Kissel
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April 13th 04 09:25 PM
by Udo Rumpf Go to last post
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USA Double Seater Contest by Thomas Knauff
ANNOUNCING AN EXCITING NEW COMPETITION CLASS FOR THE USA The double-seater class in many European countries is very popular. It provides an excellent opportunity for new people to be introduced to competition flying. Three-member teams with a designated pilot is encouraged. This allows...
April 13th 04 05:24 PM
by Eric Greenwell Go to last post
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Updated IGC-approval documents for some types of GPS Recorders by Ian Strachan
Updated IGC-approval documents for the following GPS Flight Recorders are now on the IGC web site: Cambridge 10, 20, 25, Issue 4A. Filser LX20, Issue 5A. Peschges VP8, Issue 2. Print Technik GR100, Issue 2 These reflect the recent IGC Bureau decision to delay the implementation of the "all...
April 13th 04 03:23 AM
by Jonathan Gere Go to last post
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Marfa 2004 Spring Thermal & Wave Camp Report by Dick Johnson
24 sailplanes and their pilots and crews participated in this year's Marfa Texas Soaring Camp. Luckily we were blessed with good soaring conditions during 6 of the Camp's 8 planned flying days. Spring comes early to the Big Bend area of west Texas, and we had great thermals during each of the 6...
April 13th 04 02:19 AM
by Dick Johnson Go to last post
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nice DG 200 for sale by G.A. Seguin
Very nice DG 200 for sale very good condition, very well equipped easy to fly flap ship, L/D 42/1 located near Montreal Canada send your email address for specs sheet and price to: tel. 450-377-5737
April 13th 04 12:32 AM
by G.A. Seguin Go to last post
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Guenther-Parowan 2k4 ops schedule? by Stewart Kissel
Has Guenther made it back from Africa yet? Any idea of start up schedule if he has not arrived?
April 12th 04 09:35 PM
by Paul M. Cordell Go to last post
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Devices for avoiding VNE? by John Galloway
Through the contributions to the avoiding VNE thread runs the theme of the difficulty of avoiding overspeeding and/or overstressing some modern designs in accidental spin recovery. This is made more difficult than in older composite gliders because they had a little more drag and a little more...
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April 12th 04 08:53 PM
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Gliding Link by okee
http://www.telusplanet.net/public/jamulder/CAGC.htm Dad: Click on the address above and it should take you to the gliding club web site. The club is small and very informal. They have a couple of older gliders that the club ownes and should be lots of fun to fly.
April 12th 04 06:55 PM
by mike Go to last post
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Marfa Endorsement by Robert de León
I just got back from Dick Johnson's Wave and Thermal camp in Marfa, Texas. Unlike the last 3 years (which were good ones), the weather was all over the board...yet it made for some very enjoyable days of soaring. There were wave flights, some long XC flights, some casual thermaling flights, and...
April 12th 04 06:01 PM
by Robert de León Go to last post
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Gliders Performance Data by Carl Buehler
I am putting together on one of my web-sites some glider performance data for some gliders I fly. Does anyone have the performance data for a Lark IS-29D2? A search of the Internet does not turn up much. I am planning to fly this ship soon. And wanted to find as much info as I could. Carl
April 12th 04 05:40 PM
by Shawn Curry Go to last post
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Available to Transport Gliders by Jeff Landfield
I am available to transport your glider if needed. I just bought a Ford Expedition if you need me to use my own vehicle. I live in Albuquerque and I can go anywhere as needed. If interested you can send me an email or call me at 505 980 5377. Jeff
April 11th 04 10:21 PM
by Jeff Landfield Go to last post
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Sealing a Schweizer; 1-35 mainly by TOM RENT
I have documented my 12-step program to seal up my Schweizer. Tips can apply to many gliders. See link on my 1-35 page: http://www.goldengate.net/~tmrent/soar/docs/135/sgs135new.htm Good Lift, Tom Rent
April 11th 04 08:46 PM
by TOM RENT Go to last post
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Seattle Midair by Mark Navarre
Copied from AOPA weekly news: --------------------------------------------------------------------- GLIDER PILOT DIES IN MIDAIR COLLISION A Seattle-area glider pilot died on April 1 in a midair collision involving two gliders about 6 miles northwest of the Arlington Municipal Airport in...
April 11th 04 08:31 PM
by Paul Adriance Go to last post
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Libelle Gap Sealing by Owain Walters
Hi, Has anyone bought 'Complete Control Gap Kit' from Steifeneder? Are the supplies sufficient to seal both the upper and lower gaps on the ailerons and elevator? Are the instructions in English? Also, does anyone have any informed ideas about using the 'Combi' mylar (the mylar with the zig-zag...
April 11th 04 07:13 PM
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ASW20 owners by Andrew Henderson
Hi, Just a reminder to any ASW20 owners that there is a group set up on Yahoo for everything to do with 20's, Photo's, files, links, messages etc. The address is: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ASW20owners/
April 10th 04 12:28 PM
by Andrew Henderson Go to last post
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Cambridge CVS 50H and AV-22 vario manuals needed by Ken Harry
Looking for copies of operating manuals for Cambridge CVS 50H and AV-22 varios. Thanks, Ken
April 10th 04 10:16 AM
by Phoebus_810 Go to last post
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WTB pocket loox serial cable by --=JJay=--
Hi If anybody have such cable and don't need it anymore please let me know. I like my LOOX but without serial cable it is usles in glider :| Regards -- --=JJay=-- www.aeroklub.deblin.pl
April 10th 04 08:07 AM
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S10VT instr. at AZ/SoCal race, biddding ends 4-14 goes to US Junior Team by Garret
Help Support the US Junior Soaring Team!!!! Glider pilots of the Arizona and Southern California region have decided to have a little race to see where exactly the better pilots come from. Maybe it's the Avocado's of Southern California or the continuous blazing heat of the Arizona sun. Either way...
April 10th 04 05:35 AM
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