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Lesson 1h - Glider Ground Handling -- Flightline to Hangar

Lesson Objective

The instructor will teach the student/candidate the proper procedure of returning the glider to its slot in the hangar without damage to the aircraft

Regulatory Requirement


  • opening of the hangar doors
  • number of people required to safely return the glider to the hangar
  • appropriate use of the dolly

Completion Standards

The student must be able to perform:

  • safe insertion of the aircraft into the hangar
  • proper use of the dolly

The student must be able to explain:

  • the appropriate use of hangar doors
  • the hazards of handling the canopy
  • the appropriate locations of storing and charging the battery
  • the appropriate position of the spoiler handle in the ASK-21

Prerequisite Study

Recommended Study


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