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Looking for RC Sailplane Kits? Check out our offers on glider/sailplane kits! We also have RC Radios, batteries, Chargers, building accessories and more! Large 2-meter wingspan makes Radian easy to see from the ground and provides great lift-to-drag ratio. The Plug-in wings come off the body for easy transport and storage. A Powerful 480-size, 960Kv outrunner brushless motor for efficient...
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The purpose of the Vintage Sailplane Association (VSA) is to promote the acquision, restoration and flying of vintage sailplanes by its members, and to assist the National Soaring Museum in the preservation of soaring history and the promotion of vintage sailplane activity. A Vintage Sailplane is any glider of a type first flown prior to 1958, or a more recently built glider with appearance,...
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The Sierra Silent Soarers is Northern Nevada's RC sailplane and electric club. We are located in Reno, NV. The club meets the first Tuesday of every month at the Round Table Pizza on McCarran and Mira Loma. Contests are in Washoe Valley the third Sunday of the month April through October. Sierra...
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Waste Management Company release form for entry to the Pompano Hill Flyers flying site. (Please see the Pompano Hill Flyers website for details.). Convert the REPEAT switch on your Talking Timer into an on/off switch to prevent drain on your batteries between contests. LEDs alone don't do a very...
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The maximum wing loading for the UK SGP has been set at 51 Kg/M². Further details of the weighing procedures will be contained within the local procedures. We are pleased to announce that Alexander Georgas has been appointed IGC referee for the UKSGP event. Welcome Alexander. At the annual...
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Natiowide directory of soaring centers that offer glider rides & lessons. Use the links or phone numbers to contact the soaring center nearest you to find out about going for a flight or purchasing a gift certificate. The sport of soaring involves FAA licensed pilots flying FAA certified sailplanes, which are also known as gliders, (not to be confused with hang gliders). The thrill of soaring...
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Eastern Sailplane, CRS E3NR568J is the only certified repair facility that was a sailplane importer. John's sales connections with Schleicher gave him almost daily contact with them. It is quite easy to get complete factory support for any repair. This is not always available elsewhere. John has been actively in the repair business since 1980. He also keeps in stock German factory resin and...
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The Carbon Dragon is an ultralight, high performance glider. This glider was conceived by Jim Maupin who also designed the famous Woodstock sailplane and the Windrose motorglider. Jim received encouragement from Irv Culver, who promised to "run the numbers". As a result, Jim Maupin with an assist from co-designer Irv Culver, produced an exciting sailplane for 473 plan sets have been sold. The...
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As Southern California’s Premier Sailplane destination, Sky Sailing offers rides of one or two passengers, instruction in the art of Soaring, and a place for the Glider community to meet and practice their sport. Soaring is the flight of a sailplane or glider, by using the energy produced by gliding along on the air-currents, much like a powered airplane. Learning to soar in a sailplane is the...
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Producer of woodpacks for plans that are available. Scale Sailplane Kits by marcslasershop.com offers laser cut wood short kits in 1:3, 1:3.5 and 1:4 scale from top scale sailplane glider enthusiast and designer, Chris Williams. We also offer select kits from scale designers John Watkins, Jim Owen and David Smith. Sailplane laser kits offered, more coming soon! Schleicher ASK-13, 1/10 Scale...
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"It wasn't on my bucket list because I didn't know it was possible to go for a ride in a glider. It's now been added and checked off. Wow!". Best sailplane pilot ever! Pilot Thomas -thank you for an awesome experience sir! Get ready for the International Vintage Sailplane Meet July 9-16th. "If flying were the language of man, soaring would be its poetry.". Harris Hill Soaring Corporation – The...
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The Adirondack Soaring Association (ASC) will be hosting it's 5th Annual Freedom Wings of America Weekend in October at the Saratoga County Airport (5B2). As we have done for the past 4 years, we work with the pilots and members of Freedom's Wings of America (FWI) based in Coopersburg, PA. (www.freedomswings.org) at the Saratoga County Airport to provide free sailplane rides to individuals with...
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Experience a birds eye view at altitudes as high as 5,000 feet with a Glider Ride in Dayton! This is your invitation to experience the world of sailplanes. Absorb a unique, birds eye view of the Dayton sky. Nothing Compares! Tell Me More! Don't bore the adventure seeker in your life! Buy them a one of a kind Dayton Glider Ride Gift Certificate right now! Purchase Yours! Prepare yourself for a...
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Experience a birds eye view at altitudes as high as 5,000 feet with a Glider Ride in Houston! This is your invitation to experience the world of sailplanes. Absorb a unique, birds eye view of the Houston sky. Nothing Compares! Tell Me More! Prepare yourself for a ride of a lifetime on a sailplane in Houston. Check out some of our favorite sailplane pictures! View Pictures! Don't bore the...
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Experience a birds eye view at altitudes as high as 5,000 feet with a Glider Ride in Orlando! This is your invitation to experience the world of sailplanes. Absorb a unique, birds eye view of the Orlando sky. Nothing Compares! Tell Me More! Prepare yourself for a ride of a lifetime on a sailplane in Orlando. Check out some of our favorite sailplane pictures! View Pictures! Don't bore the...
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Aerotowing is the process of using a powered aircraft to tow a sailplane into the air. As with the full size, aero modelers also use the same system to launch their scale sailplanes and release them at heights that allow thermal flight when conditions are right. Over the past 10 years aerotowing has been growing in popularity in the scale soaring community due to the following factors:....
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Chilhowee offers natural scenic beauty and a sailplane site that offers year round soaring with good thermals Spring through Fall, excellent ridge lift Fall through Spring, and occasional Winter wave flying. Chilhowee has excellent cross country potential for those seeking that ultimate flying adventure. >>. Take hold of the controls! Learn to fly a sailplane from no experience at all or...
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Experience a birds eye view at altitudes as high as 5,000 feet with a Glider Ride in Phoenix! This is your invitation to experience the world of sailplanes. Absorb a unique, birds eye view of the Phoenix sky. Nothing Compares! Tell Me More! Prepare yourself for a ride of a lifetime on a sailplane in Phoenix. Check out some of our favorite sailplane pictures! View Pictures! Don't bore the...
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Experience a birds eye view at altitudes as high as 5,000 feet with a Glider Ride in Seattle! This is your invitation to experience the world of sailplanes. Absorb a unique, birds eye view of the Seattle sky. Nothing Compares! Tell Me More! Prepare yourself for a ride of a lifetime on a sailplane in Seattle. Check out some of our favorite sailplane pictures! View Pictures! Don't bore the...
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Experience a birds eye view at altitudes as high as 5,000 feet with a Glider Ride in Las Vegas! This is your invitation to experience the world of sailplanes. Absorb a unique, birds eye view of the Las Vegas sky. Nothing Compares! Tell Me More! Prepare yourself for a ride of a lifetime on a sailplane in Las Vegas. Check out some of our favorite sailplane pictures! View Pictures! Don't bore the...
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