Club Fees

Our pricing structure benefits greatly from the affordability we are provided as a Royal Air Force Gliding & Soaring Association Club.

There is no cheaper way to get involved in fixed wing flying in modern, high-performance gliders than through the RAFGSA.

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*For service personnel and includes 28 day membership.

Membership Fees:

Membership Plans:

Day Membership
Single Day
Temporary Membership
(Service) – 28 Days
Temporary Membership
(Civilian) – 1 Day
Full Service
Annual Membership
Associate (Civilian)
Annual Membership

Membership Terms & Conditions

Day membership only available to guests of Full / Associate members.

Temporary Membership can be upgraded to Full / Associate Membership.

Full Service Membership is available to regular, FTRS and reservist HM Forces. (Including foreign military personnel and Cadet Forces)*

Associate Membership is subject to approval from the Club Chairman*

*Additional family members / dependants can be added at a cost of £50 per person.

Online Membership Form

Flying Fees:

Winch Launches


Average 1000-1500ft launch



Soaring Fees

20p per min:25p per min:
ASK 21Duo Discus

The first 10 minutes of every flight are without charge.

Every minute thereafter is charged at the rates dependant on aircraft type.

Motor Glider Hire


SF-25C Rotax Turbo Falke

Price per hour (inc. Fuel)

All instruction is free and is provided in accordance with the British Gliding Association

Gift Vouchers / Trial Flights:

Service Personnel

Organised Groups


1500ft Aerotow

Gift Voucher


3000ft Aerotow

Civilian Personnel

Organised Groups


1500ft Aerotow

Gift Voucher


3000ft Aerotow

4 persons = minimum Group bookings size. Air Cadets, CCF, Scouts and other youth groups charged at Service rates.