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GOLD FOR SOARING PILOTS (Course)

June 13, 2015 - June 14, 2015

Graham Garlic has kindly offered to run his GOLD FOR SORING PILOTS course once again, details as follows:

GOLD FOR SORING PILOTS

A theory course on cross-country flying for post solo and early cross-country soaring pilots.

Topics will include.

  • The out-landing
  • Mc Cready theory
  • Height band selection
  • Were to find the energy
  • How to extract the energy
  • How to use the energy effectively
  • Flight management

The gliding simulator will be used to support the course. Graham Garlick, Steve Hobby, Alby James, and Tim Shirley will give directions, comments, and encourage discussion. The standard text for the course is ‘Advanced Soaring made easy’ by Bernard Eckey. To be held at the Gliding Club of Victoria, upstairs classroom at 0900 hours on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th June.

Expressions of interest to Graham Garlick <birdmanoz@bigpond.com>

Details

Start:
June 13, 2015
End:
June 14, 2015

Organizer

Gliding Club of Victoria
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Venue

Gliding Club of Victoria
Benalla Airport
Benalla, 3672 Australia