|As soon as an early morning trough had passed through, we were ready to go.|
|Joe Nobbs brings K-13 DMX into land after a successful simulated launch failure.|
|Ben Caverhill practices use of the trim lever after changing speed.|
|Glider Pilots do it... in hats! |
Phil Hardwick models the ‘must have’ in this season’s gliding millinery...
As the sun dipped behind a cloud bank at about 4:30pm the temperature plummeted and it was time to get the gliders back to the (relative) warmth of their hangar.
|Rich Roberts looks for ways to improve the launch rate whilst Joe Nobbs mounts up.|
Thanks go to Rich Roberts and Dave Downton for driving the winch, and all those who ran the retrieve and launchpoint: a lean, mean team who consistently delivered just over 5 launches per hour throughout.