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Do you want to see the world from a different perspective? Do you want to know G-forces you had never imagined earlier? Do you want to learn how to master your glider in unusual situations? Do you simply want to become a better pilot?

Do you recognise some of yourself in the above then we think you should come to Ålleberg to learn aerobatic flying. Swedish Gliding Federation and the Ålleberg Gliding School offer you the opportunity to learn basic or advanced aerobatics during a one-week course at Ålleberg.

Place

Ålleberg, 521 91 Falköping, Sweden

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Requirements Basic Course.

  • Valid glider pilot license
  • A minimum of 50 flying hours of which at most 25 hours have been earned on motor gliders or powered planes
  • Checked out and skilled with the glider type in question

Requirements Advanced Course

  • A minimum of 100 flying hours
  • Credit for basic course

Length of course

  • 5 days

Head of course

Anders Blom

Instructors

  • Henrik Svensson
  • Ps. Michael Roslund

Litterature

  • Swedish "Segelflyg" (theory book)
  • Aerobatics compilation (in Swedish).

Theory

  • Regulations, what do the rules say about aerobatics.
  • Equipment regulations, load limits on gliders
  • Aerodynamics, how does the glider fly at extreme attitudes
  • Flight Physiology, how does the body react to aerobatics
  • Manouvering, how do you control the glider at extreme attitudes
  • Flight Safety.

Course Fee

  • SEK 1500

Food and Accomodation.

Depending on your preferences you have several options at various prices:

  • Cabins with the standard of youth hostels
  • Camping ground.
Bed (non-glider pilots) SEK 250/day
Bed (glider pilots) SEK 225/day
Electricity connection: SEK 30/day
Camping SEK 100/day
Tent SEK 50/day

Restaurant

Your prices in the restaurant:

Breakfast SEK 50
Lunch SEK 80
Morning Coffee SEK 30
Afternoon Coffee SEK 35
Dinner SEK 90
Course SEK 300

Full Accomodation

Bed and all meals SEK 475/day

Glider Rental.

  May 1 - Aug 15 Aug 15 - May 1    
ASK-21: SEK 7000/week SEK 3500/week SEK 390/h SEK 6.50/min

Towing.

Altitude PRICE
300 m SEK 190
400 m SEK 210
500 m SEK 230
600 m SEK 260
700 m SEK 280
800 m SEK 310
900 m SEK 350
1000 m SEK 380
1100 m SEK 420
1200 m SEK 470
1300 m SEK 520
1400 m SEK 570
1500 m SEK 630
1600 m SEK 700
1700 m SEK 770
1800 m SEK 850

Registration

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