10th-11th July 2021 – Weekend Update

Conversions, Re-solos and Many Happy Returns With the weather looking to be a lot more promising this weekend, members came to the airfield with high hopes. Both Saturday and Sunday proved to be scratchy in terms of thermals, but enough for our experienced pilots to enjoy the Lincolnshire countryside. Saturday saw 16 members, as well […]

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22nd-23rd May 2021 – Weekend Update

The whole team is back together! Not only did this weekend see us play cat and mouse with the unpredictable Lincolnshire weather, but we had the pleasure of welcoming back the University of Nottingham Gliding Club to the North airfield at RAF Cranwell.  Saturday kicked off with the daily briefing, where we were made aware […]

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15th-16th May 2021 – Weekend Update

Lets not take the forecast as gospel! With another typical Lincolnshire dreary weather forecast for the weekend, spirits were not dampened and members still braved the weather. Saturday proved challenging, with rain and thunder enclosing the airfield. This did not stop anyone with DP Adam Y giving the go ahead for limited flying with one […]

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8th-9th May 2021 – Weekend Update

So many achievements for such short little time With a forecast of what seemed to be impending doom upon RAF Cranwell for Saturday, spirits were not dampened as a handful of volunteering members attended the gliding club hangar to give some TLC to the structure and its contents. A series of tasks ranging from basic […]

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