Flying Notice/info

The Taranaki Gliding Club flies one or both weekend days during the summer soaring season (November to April) weather permitting, and intermittently over winter as the weather allows (May to October).

Midweek flying (and glider aerotowing) availabe on request during the summer soaring season.  Flying information is generally available on Thursday (or Friday) evenings during the summer soaring season, and intermittently over winter as the weather allows.

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Flying Sun 19-11-2017.
Meet at Stratford aerodrome at 10:30am
 
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Upcoming scheduld activities for this gliding season:
 
26-Dec-2017 to 7-Jan-2018
TGC club gliding camp at Matatmata.
 
17-Mar-2018 Scout gliding at Stratford aerodrome.
18-Mar-2018 Scout gliding at Stratford aerodrome (backup in case of bad weather).
Our two seat gliders WZ and NN will be available for normal club day flying at the completion of Scout flying (estimated to be mid afternoon).
 
24-Mar-2018 ATC 48 & 8 SQN gliding at Stratford aerodrome.
25-Mar-2018 ATC 48 & 8 SQN gliding at Stratford aerodrome.
Our two seat gliders WZ and NN will be available for normal club day flying at the completion of ATC flying (estimated to be mid/late afternoon).
 
7-Apr-2018 ATC 48 & 8 SQN gliding at Stratford aerodrome (backup in case of weather).
8-Apr-2018 ATC 48 & 8 SQN gliding at Stratford aerodrome (backup in case of weather).
Our two seat gliders WZ and NN will be available for normal club day flying at the completion of ATC flying (estimated to be mid/late afternoon).
 
Weather Window

 Weather station and camera at Stratford airfield. 

 nzsd.avmet.nz

 

 TRC weather station at Stratford town.

https://www.trc.govt.nz/environment/maps-and-data/site-details/?siteID=1&measureID=1