Bannerdown News - From January 2014

Another Solo!

Congratulations to Kevin George on his first Solo!

Kevin George Solo

Kevin is pictured here with his instructor Bob.

Date posted: January 29, 2014 by admin

Youngest Bannerdown Solo yet!

Congratulations to Charlotte Acton on going solo on 29th December 2013!    Charlotte at 14 is the youngest person to solo at Keevil.   She is pictured here with Carl Peters the instructor that sent her. Charlotte has been enjoying a grant from the Caroline Trust to help her finance her training. Great effort and perfect ending to 2013.

Charlotte Post Solo with Carl

Date posted: by admin

Duo Discus XLT

IMPORTANT. The Duo Discus Annual Maintenance expires on 28 Jan 14. The glider cannot be flown until the Annual Maintenance is revalidated. This is in hand and the glider will be back available to fly soon.

Date posted: January 26, 2014 by Carl

Bannerdown’s Skylaunch Returns!

Our Skylaunch Winch will return to RAF Keevil on Sat 11 Jan 14, looking like new and with a more powerful engine fitted. All the better for launching our two-seat gliders!

Date posted: January 10, 2014 by Carl