learn to fly
London Gliding Club
Accelerate from 0 to 60 in 3 seconds on a winch launch.
Race around the sky, exploring the far reaches of the country, all without an engine.
Flaunt the national speed limit, get endless enjoyment, and excellent thermals from flying over traffic jams.
Defy gravity, and stay airborne for hours on end.
Pull the Gs with extreme unlimited class aerobatics.
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0-60 and 800ft in 6 seconds
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Gliders are able to do most of the aerobatic figures performed at airshows - with the exception of ones requiring thrust!
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returning to the club at 150mph
after having travelled several hundred miles
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When the wind is right you can fly along the ridges at high speed
St Catherines Point, Isle of Wight
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Or on a good thermal day, why not fly to the beach? It's only about 350 km (220 miles)
Contact Us & Location
London Sailplanes Ltd, Trading as the London Gliding Club.
Tring Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 2JP.
Office 01582 663 419.
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