Lesson 5c - Wave
Wave Soaring is not common throughout the United States, especially in the flatlands of the midwest and southeast. However rare wave lift may be for some regions, Skyline Soaring is blessed with 20 to 30 flyable days with wave lift every year. However, since we operate only on weekends and occasional weekdays, the total number of days we can use this lift is reduced. During this lesson plan, the student will learn the basics of wave formation, techniques of soaring in wave, and the hazards associated with rotor turbulence and the extreme sink of the lee side of the wave.
Practical Test Standards:
Objective. To determine that the applicant:
The student must be able to explain
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