GLIDING: From Passenger to Pilot

GLIDING: From Passenger to Pilot

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by Steve Longland
     
 

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Gliding is for everyone who has ever dreamt of escaping to thousands of feet above the ground, with a view stretching to the horizon, and barely a whisper to disturb the moment. The book guides you through how to realise that dream and goes on to explore the many opportunities this compelling and beautiful sport offers. Topics covered include: a history of the sport;…  See more details below

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Gliding is for everyone who has ever dreamt of escaping to thousands of feet above the ground, with a view stretching to the horizon, and barely a whisper to disturb the moment. The book guides you through how to realise that dream and goes on to explore the many opportunities this compelling and beautiful sport offers. Topics covered include: a history of the sport; an introduction to gliding clubs, getting started and what to expect; an insight into how gliders fly and detailed instruction on how to fly them; sections on launching, the cockpit, safety and weather forecasts, and finally ideas for cross-country and competitive flying and tips for owning a glider.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847974440
Publisher:
Crowood Press, The
Publication date:
08/01/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,324,547
File size:
16 MB
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Gliding: From Passenger to Pilot 4.9 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Thank you *bows head*
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I am rping again. Hi spearstar
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I would like to join this clan- and possibly be your mate spearstar. I am a golden she cat with bright blue eyes and a kind, loyal, and determined personallity. Even if i cant be your mae i will join this clan. It seems very strong.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Umm spearstar can i mentor silverkit since echopaw left...
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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