Glider Ops – Tuesday 3 April 2018

Weather permitting*; Civil Air Patrol, Los Alamitos Glider Training Squadron 41 will conduct Glider Winch Launch flight operations at JFTB Los Alamitos on Tuesday, 3 April 2018.

Glider preparation will start Tuesday afternoon at 1400 PT or earlier, on the ramp just south of the CAP offices located at: 3976 Constitution Avenue, Los Alamitos, CA 90720. Glider N2037T is just back from annual inspection and will need to be assembled and tested before normal operations begin.  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 1854 PT, or 20 minutes before the tower closes. Official sunset will occur about 1914 PT on Tuesday, 3 April 2018.

*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.