Author Archives: David Stafford

Notice: Partial, intermittent field closures.

From Mike Rittenhouse: Cal Poly has requested the use of the airfield for test flights on several days in the coming weeks. Their tests will not require complete closure of the field to SLO Flyers, but they request we give … Continue reading

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January Club Meeting Canceled

From Mike Rittenhouse: The January 13th Club meeting has been cancelled.

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Field Closed Saturday, 2/24/18

Notice: The EFR will be closed Saturday 02/24/18 from 07:00 AM to 12:30 PM for the exclusive use of the Cal Poly Aero Department.

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Field closed Saturday 01/13/18

Notice: The EFR will be closed Saturday 01/13/18 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM for the exclusive use of the Cal Poly Aero Department.

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ALES Contest, Wednesday, 01/10/18

From Rick Johnston: Our schedule calls for an ALES contest Wednesday. I cannot be there but you guys can still put a contest on. If you do, put the score cards in the club house and I will score them … Continue reading

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[SloFlyers] TEAM USA F3J | Official site of the 2017 US F3J Soaring Team

From Rick Johnston: Here’s the result of our efforts to promote national glider contests (note the write up on Santa Margarita Ranch team select contest). Thanks to our club members who made it happen. Rick http://www.teamusaf3j.com/

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Website Malfunction, Friday, 12/29/17

SLO Flyers website crashed on Friday, sometime between 8:30 AM and 1:30 PM. We got the website up and running again after about 2+ hours of working with our host, GoDaddy. The solution involved a lengthy restore procedure dating back … Continue reading

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ALES Contest Results

From Rick Johnston:   Flying results: Pilot                          Score         Percentage WILSON, Mike           4000.0       100.00 WILLISON, Steve       3850.5    … Continue reading

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Reminder: Field closed Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon

From Mike Rittenhouse: THE FIELD WILL BE CLOSED TO SLO FLYERS ON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2 FROM 9:00 to 12:00.  Cal Poly will be holding their annual foam glider event. (Fun to watch)  

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ALES Contest Results

From Rick Johnston:   Flying results:  GALLO, Tony               3967.6  BRANT, John               3754.2  RIEKKI, Daryl              3553.4  WILLISON, Steve        3533.1  JOHNSTON, … Continue reading

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