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PASCO Egg Capture Trophy
5-11-2013 Avenal, CA: Julie Butler captured the egg. After 9 months at Hollister, the Egg has headed south for warmer weather. Come and get it. READ ABOUT IT..
4-29-13: Alby is in Monroe, Georgia, and he must really like it in Monroe, as he has stayed there since 8-26-2012. It he ever flying East!?
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Looks like the ASI defenses have to be on guard again, now that Lee captured the egg from Williams Soaring. Watch the movie: In Pursuit of the Egg - You have to watch this..(Funny!) Thanks ASI
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I launched Avenal at 1:30, released at 1200AGL, and quickly climbed to 3500 MSL. I spent the next hour and and a half... [More]
4/29/2013 – It has been really amazing the weather this past month in Monroe, GA: all weekends have been a washout. Joe Flores, his glider, and Alby are all ready to go, they just need a change and a chance. Hopefully next weekend will be the good one!
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Thanks to the hard work and untiring persistence of Sergio Colacevich, the Reno Area Cockpit card has been updated and uploaded to the PASCO website safety page.
You can save a step and download them here:
Reno Pilot Cockpit Card 2-14-2013 - (PDF 213)
Reno Glider Pilot RNO Procedures Revised 2-14-2013 - (PDF 350KB)
2012 PASCO Award Ceremony by Ramy Yanetz [221KB PDF]
2012 Soaring For Distance by Ramy Yanetz [619KB PDF]