Tag Archives: Gliding

Dream flights in the Southern Alps

I arrived in late November to a rather frigid New Zealand. The icy winds howled around me as I crossed a snowy mountain pass to meet Chris Streat, to go off to battle headwinds with 5-20kt ground speeds – in … Continue reading

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Back to New Zealand

Returning from Antarctica, pack ice delays meant I went straight from Hobart to Omarama, a few days late for my appointment to go gliding with a local from Queenstown who has been flying various types of aircraft since he was … Continue reading

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