15:30 Hill Launch : Bo Peep : U2 160 : 00:15 : Rough take-off. Chest buckle and harness zip popped open in flight so had to do an emergency bottom landing.
27 Jun 2015 Total Hours: 80h 25m
09:45 Hill Launch : Devil's Dyke : U2 160 : 00:05 : W 5-10mph; with hints of thermals. Didn't connect with anything and bottom landed.
25 May 2015 Total Hours: 80h 20m
10:30 Hill Launch : Devil's Dyke : U2 160 : 00:33 : W-WNW, 10-15mph, switching off and on. Punchy thermals, short trip over the back and returned for an easy top landing in the large field.
16 May 2015 Total Hours: 79h 47m
13:15 Hill Launch : Devil's Dyke : U2 160 : 01:43 : W-WNW 10-20mph. Day started off too windy so I waited for conditions to improve. Great low save as I was destined to be first to bottom land but wasn't; ended up bottom landing. First on U2 - no problems!
10 May 2015
A quick trip to Newhaven to nose around and check out the site with a view to flying it later in the year!
30 Apr 2015 Total Hours: 78h 04m
00:00 Service : : : 00:00 : AirBorne Sting 3:168 - all lower rigging wires replaced on my AirBorne Sting 3:168.
19 Apr 2015 Total Hours: 78h 04m
12:55 Hill Launch : Bo Peep : U2 160 : 01:00 : Windy and thermic day at Bo Peep. NE 15-20mph; ridge lift not very effective but good thermals. Cloud base 4000ft climbing to 5000ft. Did a poop top landing in the main bowl area.
24 Jan 2015 Total Hours: 77h 04m
14:00 Hill Launch : Devil's Dyke : U2 160 : 00:38 : Rough windy day 15-20mph NW, gusting. Small punchy thermals present. Scratched to Truleigh and back. Top landed in large field.
18 Jan 2015 Total Hours: 76h 26m
14:35 Hill Launch : Devil's Dyke : U2 160 : 01:40 : After a poor start to the day (forgetting my harness), conditions improved and I launched into a northerly wind and did the Truleigh run 4 times before top landing in the large field. (TQ257109-TQ219111)