This is young Jack Pimblet of the Nova Team increasing his airtime during the windy afternoon yesterday. We did eventually fly at PN as the wind came on and gave us an interesting thermic and restitution flight.
This to my knowledge is the first ever take off with a speed glider from Peña Negra. Our slope here is rather shallow, which allows it to catch the suns rays from early on, even though it is NW facing. This is the reason it is so good for thermals. However, that makes it […]
UPDATE 10.12am. The wind has now gone S south at PN. We can have a quick look at the S site, but due to the forecast I think this is not worth it. I would suggest a trip to Salamanca. Low pressure and frontal systems moving through with winds to the W and SW which […]
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