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‘Chipping Radio’
118.685 kHz

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Cross Country

Members’ Handbook

Visit our Cross-Country Page for details of A and B Leagues and Cross-Country resources for members.

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Annual Return

Annual Returns and Flying Orders Update -  10/10/20

The 2020 Annual Returns form is now posted on the right.  Download it today and send your completed return to the CFI as soon as possible, following the September 30th cut-off point.  Pease also note that the current issue of the Flying Orders is now version 7.25 and a copy has also been posted on the right.  Please read it carefully before submitting your Return.

Annual Return

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Club Fees

New Radio Frequency -  01/06/19

Please note that, on Saturday 8th June 2019, “Chipping Radio” changed its base frequency to 118.685 kHz for all calls to the airfield, (downwind calls etc.)  The fleet radios have been updated. All private owners should ensure they are now using the correct frequency.

New 8.33 kHz Gliding Frequencies -  14/06/19

The BGA has published a reference sheet of the revised gliding frequencies now being used by gliding sites in the UK.

You can download a copy from the Cross Country page of this website, or click HERE.

Skyway Code Version 2 -  20/06/19

The CAA has released an update to its comprehensive reference  guide, “The Skyway Code”.  Essential study for all pilots!  Make sure you read it.  You can download a copy of the update from our Safety Page, or click HERE


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EASA Sailplane Rulebook -  10/10/20

EASA has just released an e-publication that gives easy access to all the rules governing the ownership and flying of sailplanes.  You can download a copy from our Safety Page, or click HERE

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