Glider Ops – Monday, 21 May 2018

Weather permitting*; Civil Air Patrol, Los Alamitos Glider Training Squadron 41 will conduct Glider Winch Launch flight operations at JFTB Los Alamitos on Monday, 21 May 2018.

Glider preparation will start Monday afternoon at 1300 PT or earlier, on the ramp just south of the CAP offices located at: 3976 Constitution Avenue, Los Alamitos, CA 90720.  We will be assembly the NVWG Blanik L-23.  Glider Winch Launch flight operations will commence as soon as practical thereafter.

The last flight of the day must be on the ground 15 minutes before the tower closes which is  1700 PT.  Official sunset will occur about 1951 PT on Monday, 21 May 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.