Bannerdown News - From August 2020

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5 months ago

Thank for the air show this afternoon thoroughly enjoyed watching it from our garden..

9 months ago

Pat Rowney posted this multi-pic of a K18 winch launch at Bannerdown Gliding Club

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K21 launch - pic by Pat Rowney at Bannerdown Gliding Club

9 months ago

Ls8 Pilots - screen burn - please check this out.
The video shows the circumstances causing the damage to the LX - 17.30 ish, sunny day, runway 26, canopy raised. The inside of the canopy acts like a magnifying glass with the sun behind the glider.

11 months ago

Congratulations to Mike Woloschuk from Bannerdown Gliding Club , the latest new pilot to pass the Bronze theoretical knowledge test.
Did you know that the Bronze endorsement theory test can be arranged online? If thats something of interest to you, please get in touch with your club CFI.

11 months ago

Congratulations to Mike Woloschuk from Bannerdown Gliding Club , the latest new pilot to pass the Bronze theoretical knowledge test.
Did you know that the Bronze endorsement theory test can be arranged online? If thats something of interest to you, please get in touch with your club CFI.

1 year ago

Some pics from flying on the Longest day.

1 year ago

Coming in together. Our two K21s after an early scratch around in wave.

1 year ago

Last weekend, while we was waiting for permission to use Keevil for gliding, a few members went up to Aston Down for some soaring.

Glider pilots planned their cross country flying routes to ensure suitable airfields were available to land at along the route of required to eliminate any risk to landing on private land during the Covid conditions.

Bob Bromwich flew a task to take pictures of East and West estuaries of the UK turning the wash and Severn bridge testing out the new Ventus 3 FES ... See more

2 years ago

Fantastic photos today of a Grob Twin II and K18 launching at keevil.

Photo Credits to Pat Rowney

2 years ago

Follow the rainbow

Date posted: August 10, 2020 by admin