Wind: 4 to 6 knots, gusts to to 12 knots
Temperature: 65º - 70º F.
Comment: Martin Caskey, new Commercial Glider Pilot
Tow pilot: Jan Zanutto
Jan Zanutto -- Today our beloved Martin took and passed his commercial glider checkride! Congrats Martin
Dan Giudgel -- Special thanks to Mike Paoli, groundcrew, and Jan Zanutto, towpilot, for the special effort to assist per true 'club' format. Congratulations, Martin!
|Dan and Martin on the preflight briefing.|
|Mike Paoli cheerfully ready to hook up the towrope.|
|Ready to go -- view from the towplane.|
|Martin taking the handshake of the guy who had to ride in the front!|
Morgan Hall; Woo hoo! Congrats Martin.
Alex Caldwell; Congratulations Martin! Great Job!
Pancho Herrera; Three cheers!
Jim Rickey; Hearty Congratulations, Martin!
Harold Gallagher; Great going Martin. I'm really happy for you!!!
Karl Kunz; Congrats Martin, I know you put a lot of hard work prepping for this with your usual attention to detail.