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Gliding to Racing: March 2nd ACA seminar! by Daniel Sazhin[_2_]
Hey Guys, We just had our sold out Soaring With the Champions seminar and it was a big success! Folks came from all over to listen to Doug Jacobs, Mike Opitz, Karl Stredeick, John Good and John Bird enlighten us on soaring technique. On March 2nd, we will have the second seminar of our winter...
February 7th 19 06:40 PM
by Daniel Sazhin[_2_] Go to last post
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LXNAV S80 Club for sale (brand new) by [email protected]
Hello, I am selling a S80 club brand new. I bought the S80 by mistake. I do not need the S80 as it does not fit in the dash of my new glider. I never installed the instrument, it is still in the box with all the connectors. When I ordered the S80, I took the cable for the Oudie which is in...
February 7th 19 06:16 PM
by ProfJ Go to last post
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ASW 20C Motorglider by Nick Kennedy[_3_]
In the Wings and Wheels classified there is a French Registered ASW20C Motorglider Some pictures show a clean fuselage top and there is a photo with a rather large Konig engine with a folding prop attached on top of the fuselage. Does this whole engine/propeller go into the fuse? The motor and...
February 7th 19 12:17 PM
by AS Go to last post
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Please join us for our upcoming SSA webinar! Registration link at bottom of this email Title SECRET TIPS FROM SEBASTIAN KAWA: THE WORLDS GREATEST SOARING PILOT Description We are kicking off our 2019 "1st Tuesday" Webinar series with a VERY SPECIAL guest. Please join us for what is sure to be...
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February 7th 19 07:37 AM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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SPAM on r.a.s. by Bob Kuykendall
On Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 11:51:03 AM UTC-8, kinsell wrote: https://onenewsnowcom... https://mediabiasfactcheck.com/onenewsnow/
February 6th 19 07:34 PM
by Bob Kuykendall Go to last post
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Starts Procedures ; Proposal by Muttley
Changing the Start Procedures alone is unfortunately not sufficient. The now possible in Cockpit Tracking with smartphones on the OGN sites still gives the possibility of following a track/route of any glider. So this has to be also addressed and if possible FLARM tracking signals to be delayed or...
February 6th 19 06:09 PM
by Jock Proudfoot Go to last post
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Feb Soaring: MiniLAK FES article by Matt Herron (Sr)
My article, Mini & Me, about test flying a Mini in Lithuania appears as a cover piece in the current Soaring. Also, Garett Willat has an interesting piece on the way FES may change XCountry soaring.
February 6th 19 08:34 AM
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Pending reduction in US MAT turnpoint radius by John Godfrey (QT)[_2_]
The 2019 proposed US competition rules reduce the turnpoint radius for the Assigned Task to 0.5 sm from 1 sm (a reduction of the turnpoint area of 75%). This change also applies to the MAT task turnpoints. Reducing the MAT radius, where gliders may be approaching a turnpoint from many different...
February 5th 19 09:42 PM
by Eric Greenwell[_4_] Go to last post
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ASW-20 owner's group by Paul Gaines[_2_]
what is the best on line blog/bullitin board for ASW-20 owners?
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February 5th 19 09:05 PM
by JS[_5_] Go to last post
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AS 33 by Ross[_3_]
No K, no W, no H and no G, simply AS 33 https://www.alexander-schleicher.de/en/alexander-schleicher-presentsthe-as33/ Nice
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February 5th 19 04:29 PM
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Starts Procedures ; Proposal by Pat Russell[_2_]
Not just Argentina. At least three countries have proposed bringing back the event marker, with variations. The full IGC meeting agenda can be found by starting he https://www.fai.org/page/igc-meetings On Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 8:15:04 AM UTC-5, Jock Proudfoot wrote: At the upcoming...
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February 5th 19 01:55 PM
by krasw Go to last post
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Flying in US with BGA Glider Pilot Licence by Ian Webb
Hi All, Planning on going to the US for a holiday later this year. I plan on having a couple of glider flights and was wondering if anyone had actually managed to go through the paperwork - FAA/CAA/BGA- to be able to fly solo with the BGA Licence. Flying solo is not a necessity, but would be...
February 5th 19 01:00 PM
by Bruce Hoult Go to last post
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sun glasses by [email protected]
I fly with suntiger glasses. I understand they are out of business. Any suggestions? Thanks, Sam
February 5th 19 02:28 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Grob 103 Harness Model Number by George Haeh
I'm talking to the folks who reweb harnesses. They want a model number for the webbing, but the labels are illegible. Hints much appreciated.
February 5th 19 01:38 AM
by George Haeh Go to last post
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Old W&W add--cancelled, not renewed by John Foster
If there is a listing that I'm interested in that is now moved to the "Cancelled Not Renewed" tab, how can I contact the seller? There is no longer a contact option for the add. I've tried looking up the N-number, but all I get is a physical address. I guess I could write a letter the...
February 4th 19 06:57 PM
by Charlie M. (UH & 002 owner/pilot) Go to last post
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Club Sailplane Real-Time Tracking: PowerFlarm, ADSB-IN, ADAB-OUT or other? by Jeff[_12_]
Our club is considering equipping our ships, and the ground-based operations folks, with a real-time tracking technology, so that we on the ground will be aware of club sailplanes locations and status, in order that we can better anticipate and prepare for arrivals, and schedule launches. This...
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February 4th 19 03:40 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Power rating -- looking for regulatory guidance by John Cochrane[_3_]
I have a glider commercial rating, and I'm adding on my power rating. The question is, just what requirements do I need to solo? Yes, I know the relevant reg -- §61.31 Type rating requirements, additional training, and authorization requirements. (d) Aircraft category, class, and type...
February 3rd 19 06:42 PM
by Retting Go to last post
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US Handicap Weight Adjustment White Paper by [email protected]
A new file has been placed in the Contest Rules and Process section of the SSA web site describing the study of the effect of flying weight on handicaps. It shows the basis for the recently proposed rules change that will be effective in 2019. It may be found at the top of the listing under...
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February 3rd 19 02:51 PM
by Dan Daly[_2_] Go to last post
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SZD 55 water dump valve sticking. by Mark B[_2_]
One of the water dump valves in my 55 has become so stiff that it is virtually impossible to move. The manual has no procedure for the removal of the offending valve. Has anybody had to remove the dump valves on their 55 and if so how did you do it. Regards Mark B.
February 1st 19 11:15 PM
by Mark B[_2_] Go to last post
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Soaring Videos Wanted! by [email protected]
GoPro and Other HD & 4K Soaring Videos Wanted! The SSA is looking to its members to submit any 1080-HD or 4K soaring video you think the SSA might like to use in producing future promotional videos.. The SSA is currently seeking raw footage of any closeup air-to-air shots, or video of 2 or more...
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February 1st 19 06:05 PM
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