Several real or simulated launch failures occurred, leading to some 'interesting' arrivals, as well as cables drifting off into the bushes. But there were no serious delays and everyone seemed to make the most of this non-soarable day in the sunshine.
It is encouraging to see how enthusiastically some pilots are applying themselves to completing their Standardisation Flights.
In addition to the usual training and solo flying activities, two temporary members came along for trial lessons, with Ged and Chairman Steve exercising their instructional and 'people' skills from the back seat. Their two charges showed every indication of having had a good time and we look forward to welcoming them back next week.
|The visibility got even worse towards evening.|