Glider Ops – Saturday 12 August 2017

Weather permitting*; Civil Air Patrol, Los Alamitos Glider Training Squadron 41 will conduct Glider Winch Launch flight operations at JFTB Los Alamitos on Saturday, 12 August 2017.

Glider preparation will start Saturday morning at 11:00 PDT or earlier, on the ramp just south of the CAP offices located at: 3976 Constitution Avenue, Los Alamitos, CA 90720. Glider Winch (possibly Aerotow) Launch flight operations will commence as soon as practical thereafter.  Priority will be for FAA PTS Checkrides.

The Last Glider flight of the day will occur around 18:00 on Saturday, 12 August 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.