Pilot’s Area

    • Welcome to the SGC (pdf- an introductory booklet for new members;
    • Airfield Manual (pdf) - the comprehensive guide for pilots flying at Portmoak. Individual sections for quick reference:
      • SGC badge system (pdf);
      • Annual / Biennial checks form (pdf);
      • Site Rules and Procedures (pdf);
      • Duty Pilot Briefing Notes(pdf);
      • Airfield layout diagram (pdf);
      • Portmoak airspace briefing notes (pdf);
      • Portmoak  airspace sketch (pdf);
      • Letters of Agreement between SGC and relevant ATC units (pdf);
      • Abbreviations (pdf);
    • Visiting Power Aircraft
      • Single Engine Piston aircraft are permitted to visit Portmoak.  PPR must be obtained.  Telephone Portmoak office on 01592 840543.
      • Arrivals should be recorded where possible by the Duty Pilot or log keeper. You should update the Arrivals book with your relevant details.
      • Landing fees are payable and accounts are to be settled prior to departure.
      • Where the office is unmanned, post flight details and payment into the night safe.
      • See our tariff for landing fees.
      • See the Airfield Manual (pdf) for further information.
    • Ground Rules (pdf) - the basics of how we operate the field;
    • Pre-solo test paper (pdf);
    • SGU Memorandum of Association (pdf);
    • SGU Articles of Association (pdf);
    • SGU Expenses Policy (pdf);
    • Our Fleet
      • Three K21 dual-seat trainers - HPV, HPW and LOV;
      • One DG505 dual-seat advanced trainer - 5GC;
      • Three Junior single-seaters - FUS, FFY and HHD;
      • One Eurofox Tug, G-OSGU;
      • One Skylaunch Winch.
    • Tariff;
    • Flying Schedule;
    • Online Booking System;
    • The Board;
    • Gliding and the Mind (pdf)- Tony Spirling's presentation;
    • Becoming an Inspector (pdf) - Jim Thompson's presentation;
    • Glider Airworthiness (pdf) - Jim Thompson's presentation;
    • Booked Flying;
    • Duty Roster;
    • Member's Forum;
    • Online Accounts System;
    • BGA website members' area - packed with information for UK glider pilots;
    • BGA XC Ladder - Cross country files from across the UK;
    • Portmoak Press Archives;
    • Many more links!
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