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Photos & Stories

Here are some articles sent to us by our members.

Pictures & stories

This section lists stories some of our members have come back to us with.

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Good advice for pilots

Some nuggets of advice distilled from years of flying are given below. Although these are for General Aviation, a lot of them apply to gliding as well. For those who are only visiting and are not (Find out more )

Harmonization of air law by the EU (!)

With thanks to John Farley for pointing out this little gem.

The following agreement has been reached to enable owners of European manufactured gliders to read their manuals. The European (Find out more )


"Squawks" (problem notes) submitted by US Air Force pilots and the replies from the maintenance crews.

Problem: "Left inside main tire almost needs replacement."
Solution: "Almost (Find out more )