Alex' Gliding














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video of Alex 5th B4 Flight - 31 March 2012

This page shows pictures of Alex' Gliding activities.
Alex started gliding soon after his 15th birthday at SGGL in Mollis.
He demonstrates his talent with his first solo flight on the ASK21 a few months later in October,
followed by his first B4 solo in March 2012!
He passed BAZL gliding license theory exam on April 21st 2012 in Olten.
Alex passed his Practical exam on 27 July 2012 in Mollis! we have a new pilot in the family!
On 8.8.2012: Alex longest flight so far, 3h55m! Picture below.

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Alex first flight in two seater w/ instructor may11

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Alex first solo flight 15 oct 2011

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about to go

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aerotow

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up in the air - on his own!

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and coming in for landing

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done!

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one happy pilot! (15 Oct 2011)

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Alex first solo on the B4 on 24march2012

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Aerotow Take off (Robin tows the B4)

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Alex' aerotow overhead Mollis

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Alex after his first B4 landing... All is fantastic!

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Landing of Alex' solo flight on 23 June 2012, last few seconds before touchdown

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Alex flying over Kerenzer, seen from ASW19 on 23july 2012

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Alex right after successfully completing his practical license exam flights on 27 July 2012

8.8.2012 - Mollis - LSMF, Alex in B4, Ronald at Tip
Just before Alex' Longest flight to date - picture courtesy of Nils B. - the best tow pilot we know

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Aerotow over Mollis - Robin tows B4 - on 8June2013































Foto credits: Ronald P. Luijten, except for the Fotos on 15 Oct 2011 by Thomas Walt.