Glider Ops – Thursday, 24 April 2018

Weather permitting*; Civil Air Patrol, Los Alamitos Glider Training Squadron 41 will host representatives from the North East Region of CAP for winch operation training along with Glider Winch Launch flight operations at JFTB Los Alamitos on Thursday, 24 April 2018.

Glider preparation will start Tuesday afternoon at 0900 PT 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 cadet flight of the day must be on the ground 30 minutes before sunset which is 1923 PT Official sunset will occur about 1953 PT on Thursday, 24 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.