Last weekend two of our junior glider pilots converted onto new sailplane types. First was junior pilot Ben L who, fresh from completing his Silver C in a single flight in our Astir CS-77, converted on Saturday to our LS4 … Continue reading
Last Sunday, 17 year old Junior Glider Pilot Ben L flew his first cross-country solo gliding flight from Stratford on Avon Gliding Club. After achieving my bronze and cross-country endorsement (Thank you Mike, Barry and Andy) I was keen to … Continue reading
Well done to Archie, Emily, Alistair and Bob who all solo’d in K21s at Stratford on Avon Gliding Club over a fantastic weekend of flying achievement. Our junior sailplane pilots Archie, Emily & Alistair originally trained and flew their first … Continue reading
Junior glider pilot Emily flew her first solo glider flight from Stratford on Avon Gliding club last Sunday. Emily, who is just 14 years old was met on landing and congratulated by her dad. Emily has beaten her dad, also … Continue reading
14 year old glider pilot Ben E has converted onto Stratford on Avon Gliding Club’s Astir single-seater today. Ben, who went solo only ten months ago on his 14th birthday at Snitterfield recently spent a week crewing for another Stratford … Continue reading
Congratulations to junior glider pilot Alistair who went solo on Saturday at Stratford on Avon Gliding Club. Alistair was sent solo by senior instructor Andy S on a very hot day at Snitterfield Airfield.
Student Junior Glider Pilots Emily and Alistair had their first experience of basic aerobatics as passengers with Dan B on Sunday at SoAGC. They both thoroughly enjoyed their flights. Aerobatic training is an option in the UK for post-solo pilots … Continue reading