621VGS News

News from December 2010

Posted on: December 20th, 2010 by admin

Operations have been limited, but flying has still taken place. With clear skies and the snowfall shallow enough on Sunday, 621 VGS operated two aircraft almost all day. With the temprature rising to the dizy heights of minus two degrees, the operation allowed staff to regain currency and the Gliding Scholarship students to start their courses.

Launching through the snow on a cable.

With only one winch on site, 625 VGS joined us to fly an aircraft.

Posted on: December 8th, 2010 by admin

621VGS will be closed for a second weekend due to a power failure. Repairs will be taking place next week and we should be back running for our Christmas Course.

Posted on: December 2nd, 2010 by admin

A power transformer has failed leaving the hanger without power.