Copilot: Hans Biesters (NL),
Type of glider: Nimbus 4DM,

Takeoff location: Douglas Backhouse (ZA)

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Flight details

Points for the flight 1160.45
Distance
Points for the flight 1,007.03
scoring distance 1,238.7
Speed 146.6 km/h
Duration 08:26:57
Triangle
Points for the flight 153.42
scoring distance 629.0 km
Speed 86.4 km/h
Duration 07:16:49
Scoring class open
Scoring start 08:45:44
Scoring end 17:21:04
Index: 123.0
Club Amsterdamsche C v Zweefvliegen
Date of claim 15.12.2018 18:45:52
state IGC-File: Flight:

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Comment

What a bizar day again ! We did not anticipate clouds that early, so in the end we took off too late (10.30). First Cu was directly 4m and we headed to the NE to follow some small Cu clouds. After 125km we turned and flew to Douglas again, whereafter we flew North of Tshabong into Botswana (420km out). Great climbs (max today 8.8m :)) and flying along the thunderstorms with good long glides. Pity that at the end of the day it was totally stable towards Douglas otherwise even more was possible. What a week, 3 x 1100+ and today 1200+. Up to the next days :)! Hans what a great flight we made and what a great holiday! Day 5/12

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