May 2017 Meeting - Various Topics

May 2017 Meeting - Various Topics

IHOP (map)

This month, we'll be talking about a range of club happenings. Topics include the acquisition of a Discus 2b, the upcoming Panoche Gliderpalooza, and the ASI camps. Come join!

Panoche Gliderpalooza 2017

Panoche Gliderpalooza 2017

Panoche Inn (map)

Enjoy great soaring conditions with other BASA pilots out in the Panoche valley! This is the spring soaring/social event of the year and not to be missed.

Air Sailing Thermal Camp 2017

Air Sailing Thermal Camp 2017

Air Sailing (map)

This five day camp is for beginner and intermediate level glider pilots who want to develop efficient thermalling skills for longer local flights in preparation for safe cross country flights.

Air Sailing Cross-Country Camp 2017

Air Sailing Cross-Country Camp 2017

Air Sailing Gliderport (map)

A great start to your cross country soaring experience

The cross-country camp is intended for intermediate level or more experienced soaring enthusiasts. Training focuses on techniques used for safe and efficient cross country flight and sharpening the piloting skills used for prolonged high desert soaring flights.