Glider and tug

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A few more with critique most welcome.

Writing up the log.

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On its way to attach cable. I believe this is a Pawnee?

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Getting strapped in.

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Attaching the cable.

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Taking up the slack.

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Up and away.

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Back safely.

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Thanks for looking
 
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does both the pilot (of the glider) and the pass wear a chute?
are they trained on the use of a chute prior to gliding?
nice images beautiful country side.
thanks for sharing
Yes both wear a chute. The passenger is on a pleasure flight but I don't recall seeing any training pre flight. Probably don't want to frighten the guests off.

Andy
 
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Thanks for your comments Bernard and Eric. Must get boring towing gliders hence the magazines. Looks like Andy Murray on the one. I'd prefer to fly than read about him:smile:
 

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