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Welcome to Nene Valley Gliding Club

A friendly Gliding Club between
Cambridge, Peterborough & Huntingdon.
SAT NAV PE26 2QD

Main Office 01487 813062

Launch Point Telephone 07928085011
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To encourage YOU back to our website and read up on new features and updates we will be placing links of interest here for you to check out.

If you find a website and think its of interest with reference to aviation, weather, aircraft for sale,other clubs or something thats just plain funny then email our webmaster here.

Aviation related


Notams Try Spine for your NOTAMS on your Selected task

Click here for Spine Website link

 
Click here for the NOTAMS direct from AIS

 

British Gliding Association
The governing body of British Gliding

BGA Ladder access the BGA Ladder to view scores or add your flights

IGC Viewer  display your flight by inputting you IGC file

Weather links... is it going to rain today? Probably!
 

RASP
Regional Atmospheric Soaring Prediction
BLIPMAP plots provide soaring-specific thermal forecasts, the parameters soaring pilots want to know

Metcheck -- put in your airfield

Great site for 10 day forcast

BBC WEATHER

Some might say the best weather site on the Internet....

THE MET OFFICE

A comprehensive range of weather and environmental services designed for private pilots right through to the largest global airlines...

Flying Aids - GPS, PDAs,PNA's
 

Spot the Glider

A Free Program which can track Gliders fitted with Flarm / OGN network

XCSoar

A Free Program which can be loaded onto PDAs and PNAs to provide moving airmaps, advise of airspace, and also shows Task information plus much more.

LK8000

An off shoot of the XCSoar Program with a different Display

XCSoar / LK8000 UK data files

Files that can be uploaded to use with the above XCSoar and LK8000 programs

Flight Sims of interest

Condor

The Flight sim that you can race other glider pilots on line. NVGC has a small dedicated band who use this flight sim.

Condor Scenery Files [Click here]
These files are supplied as is, downloads are not guaranteed to be successful.

Links to other Gliding Clubs
  Cambridge Gliding Club

Cambridge Gliding Club - a 7 day a week operation west of Cambridge at Gransden Lodge - professional site well worth checking out.
  Crowland Gliding Club
One of our reciprocal  Clubs whom we have close ties.
  Welland Gliding Club
One of  our reciprocal Clubs whom we have close ties
  Buckminster (Saltby) Gliding Club
Another one of our reciprocal Clubs whom we have close ties.
 

Husbands Bosworth Gliding

Husband Bosworth now known as the Soaring Centre another professional site well woth a visit

 

Yorkshire Gliding Club

Sutton Bank in Yorkshire offers Wave, Ridge and Soaring all from one site

 

Long Mynd Gliding Club

Soar their fantastic ridge! A smart site with plenty to check out.

Links to other sites of interest to Glider Pilots
  The Glider Pilot Network

An excellent gliding web site with a discussion group, search engine, classified ads and email directory. You can even get your own free gliderpilot.net email address.


Gliding New Zealand - the nerve centre of the on-line New Zealand gliding community.

  The Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust or ABCT [Link to Trust Website]

Britain’s first national airfield charity and achieving numerous spectacular results in assisting airfields and improving everyday society as a whole.

Read more about RAF Upwood (Bury) [Click Here for History]
  621 Volunteer Gliding School

See how the Air Cadets do it! All very well except at cross country <ahem>




THIRTY THOUSAND FEET is a directory of Web pages, news, newsgroups, mail lists, and other on-line resources devoted to aviation. You will find links to commercial, government, military, organizational, and personal sites.

 

 

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Nene Valley Gliding Club Ltd, Marshal's Paddock, Ramsey Road, Upwood, Cambs, PE26 2PH
Clubhouse 01487 813062
Nene Valley Gliding Club is a Community Amateur Sports Club.
The Views expressed in this Website are not necessarily those of NVGC Ltd or the Webmaster
The Nene Valley Gliding Club Ltd is registered in England with registration number 5193277 and its Registered  Office is  Marshal's Paddock, Ramsey Road, Upwood, Cambs, PE26 2PH
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