Recently, some of our Junior glider pilots have progressed on to new single-seat aircraft in the club’s fleet. Junior pilot Tom recently moved into the club’s Standard Astir CS-77 G-FECO, a capable cross-country single-seater. Junior pilots Ed and Kai have … Continue reading
At the end of February, Stratford Junior Sailplane Pilot Charlie W flew his first solo in K13 G-DCBW. Charlie was cleared for his first solo sailplane flight by senior full-cat instructor Andy S. Well done Charlie!
A waterlogged airfield sparks a mini-expedition Saturday brought a lot of steady drizzle to Snitterfield and by Sunday morning the airfield had a good soaking. A north-easterly wind required flying from the far end so duty instructors Baz and Steve … Continue reading
Well done to 14 year old Ben Edkins who converted on Stratford Gliding Club’s K21 G-CGAG on Sunday. Ben originally went solo in one of Stratford’s K13 gliders on his 14th birthday in October 2016 and the K21 is his … Continue reading
Ashley V flew his first solo flight today at Stratford on Avon Gliding Club. Junior member Ashley was sent solo after final check flights by senior instructor Mike C in K13 G-DCBW.