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Happy new OLC-Year 2015… Good Bye to a great 2014 Season

Another historic OLC year has ended, historic as although this year has been a week shorter, the numbers have been rising again. More than 115,000 flights uploaded, over 32 million kilometers flown by almost 15,000 pilots. Ten days ago Howard Banks who flies with Moriarty’s League winning club told us that their US OLC-club contest…

Rafting the Hiwassee

Rafting is a popular activity in the hills of eastern Tennessee, and the Hiwassee is reckoned to be a good river for this. But a raft made by Schempp-Hirth is probably a poor choice.