PNGC Club expedition to Sutton Bank

Saturday 22nd Oct to Saturday 29th Oct Tony World Club CFI, has authorised an official P,N,G,C, expedition to Sutton Bank (North East Yorkshire). Nobby Noble will be the lead instructor for the expedition. All members are welcome on this expedition Solo and pre Solo, as well as Members who would…

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PNGC Safety Bulletin – 2022/02 – Fit to Fly?

‘I’m Safe’ Personal Fit For Flight Checklist The ‘I’m Safe‘ personal fit for flight checklist items are; Illness – Is the pilot suffering from any illness or symptom of an illness which might affect them in flight? Medication – Is the pilot currently taking any medication (prescription or over-the-counter)? Stress…

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PMGC Sutton Bank Expedition report

Hi All members I have put a report on the PNGC expedition together for you to read, there is also a link to Yorkshire Gliding Club where we get a mention.  I would like to thank all member who have helped with this fantastic expedition from the team on Sunday…

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SAILPLANE PILOT LICENCE CONVERSION & TRAINING

SAILPLANE PILOT LICENCE CONVERSION & TRAINING Pilots of Part-21 sailplanes (formerly described as EASA sailplanes) including powered sailplanes including TMGs need to hold a Sailplane Pilot Licence (SPL) by 8 December 2021. Meanwhile, BGA and national rules continue to apply to pilots of Part-21 and non-Part 21 sailplanes. What does…

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Second Skylaunch Winch at Middle Wallop

As you probably know by now we have a second Skylaunch Winch at Middle Wallop. This has come to us on long term loan from our sister club Heron. This winch has some differences to our own, which some of you may not have encountered before, and I want to…

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