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Thursday Evening 27th April

A busy evening with work on 3 single seaters. In the "old" workshop, or just outside it, the final bits & pieces were done to the LS4 then rigged & control deflections measured. (Pete Fabian, Dave Parsons, Xtophe, Ian H) In the Tug workshop T...

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Saturday 22nd Sunday 23rd April

Saturday. A long training day for Graham. Seb completed a NAV exercise with Tim in the DG, Douggie went to Lasham to get the plate back, they only had it a week. Not sure the reception was totally welcoming! A number flew XC to better conditions than...

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Easter Sunday

The weather was not very engaging but still 2 two-seaters and 2 club single seaters were readied. After a few check flights with Chris E, Alasdair Aegerter soloed in the K21 and later converted to EKF. The big Grob was kept busy by cadet James and th...

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Easter Saturday

An averagely busy weekend day. Sid having read the entrails correctly as ever we had a moderate north-westerly and thermals after 10.30. All who wanted to fly did fly, thanks to Tim McF for instructing and also Douggie for his accurate and efficient...

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Good Friday

Much activity around the club, the cafe progresses, cutting back the hedges alongside the trailer line continued plus some flying. Alison ran the field, a shortish list was got through twice, Alistair and Abbie are nearly thereand cadet James progres...

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Wednesday 12 April

A much better day than forecast with thermal, hill and wave. Graham in 172 and Alan Price & Martin Talbot in 970 got to 10,000 feet and the Club two seaters had several trips to 6000 or so. Roger, a visitor from Aston Down enjoyed his first Wave...

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Sunday 9th April

Yesterday provided some low blue thermals allowing local soaring if you launched at the right time. All the available two-seaters were flying, thanks to Chris and Dave. Andy T flew the trial lessons with Nigel in the tug. Cadet Oli joined the list of...

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Thursday 6th April

A fairly bright day with stubbornly low cumulus that lifted enough mid PM to attract Treva in 970, Andy in 80 and Alan in AP to set off - not sure where at this point. Several other private owners and EKF had local soaring flights and the K21 was kep...

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Junior Winter Series 2017

Another very successful weekend, with reasonable soaring conditions on the Saturday following the passing of the showers early on. Plenty of people on the list for flying XC, ab-initio and plenty for the club single seaters to accompany the many visi...

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Thursday Evening - 30th Mar

The worn out drag pins of the K21 were replaced with new. The repairs to the tailplane completed. The glider was rigged then the hangar unpacked & repacked. Tony G continued with the repairs to the back end of DUK (K8) Carol cooked. Many thanks t...

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