Glider Ops – Sunday 23 April 2017

Weather permitting*; Civil Air Patrol, Los Alamitos Glider Training Squadron 41 will host Escondido Cadet Squadron 714 Glider Orientation and conduct Glider Winch Launch flight operations at JFTB Los Alamitos on Sunday, 23 April 2017.

Glider preparation will start Sunday morning at 10:00 PDT or earlier, on the ramp just south of the CAP offices located at: 3976 Constitution Avenue, Los Alamitos, CA 90720. Glider Winch Launch flight operations will commence as soon as practical thereafter.

The Last Glider flight of the day must be on the ground by 3:45 pm PDT, or 15 minutes before the tower closes. Official sunset will occur about 7:30 pm PTD on Sunday, 23 April 2017.

*Weather Permitting: Glider Flight Ops require visibility and safety.  Ops will be cancelled due to low visibility (fog or low clouds); or if winds greater than 20 knots (23 mph) are reported; or if lightning strikes or rain are observed within 10 miles of Los Alamitos JFTB.