With various forecasts predicted that, after a benign sunrise, the day would turn into either
a. heavy rain showers becoming more persistent or
b. winds gusting from the west to over 20-25kts, we actually flew all day.
|Ed Borlase captured this double rainbow mid-morning.|
|K-13 G-CHXP rotates in to the climb.|
|Visitor Chris Greatrex about to fly with Peter Howarth.|
|Josh Lai, Mia Burgon and Louis Costello flew with Peter Howarth today.|
|Club member Bob Sansom achieved Flight of the Day |
during this soaring flight just to the SE of the airfield.
|Ed Borlase’s view of the approach cross-field into the SW’ly wind.|
At the end of the day we had logged 32 launches which, given that we expected to be either rained off or blown out by midday, was not at all bad.