Soaring Magazine Index for 1959 organized by subject

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A, C, E, F, H, I, L, M, N, O, P, R, S, T

A

Aerodynamics
H. Selvidge, Soaring science and technology, October, page 3
A. Raspet, Some thoughts on new approaches to soaring, November, page 6
Flight Tests
H.M. Claybourn, Sr., Flight testing the HP-8, October, page 5
Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs
B.M. Ryan, ed., January-February, page 16
Edwin deS Snead, The cost of operating sailplanes, March-April, page 8
B.M. Ryan, ed., March-April, page 14
B.M. Ryan, ed., May-June, page 20
B.M. Ryan, ed., July, page 14
B.M. Ryan, ed., August, page 16
E.J. Reeves, 1959 Odessa soaring camp, September, page 4
B.M. Ryan, ed., September, page 14
B.M. Ryan, ed., October, page 14
Harner B. Selvidge, Winter opportunities, November, page 3
B.M. Ryan, ed., November, page 18
B.M. Ryan, ed., December, page 16
Air Shows and Demonstrations
World Congress of Flight, May-June, page 19
Awards
Flights
V.D. Campbell, Gold C distance and Diamond goal, March-April, page 28
F.P. Bundy, Diamond C goal flight to Cape Cod, May-June, page 4
C.A. Moeller, Diamond C goal flight in nationals, November, page 8

C     (up to table of contents)

Commercial Operations
P.A. Schweizer, Schweizer Aircraft Corp. report, March-April, page 10
V.M. Bennis, Hudson Valley Aircraft Co., Inc., December, page 19
Competitions
1-26
W.E. (Tony) Doherty, Jr., 1-26 one-design regatta and meeting of the 1-26 association, October, page 8
Flights
C.A. Moeller, Diamond C goal flight in nationals, November, page 8
International
Ray Young, British nationals, September, page 7
Local
T. White, Texas gypsy tour, January-February, page 2
W.E. Smull, First annual Rocky Mountain soaring contest, January-February, page 12
Snowbird meet, January-February, page 14
T.W. Sanford, Jr., 1959 Torrey Pines meet, March-April, page 4
S.V. Starr, Elsinore spring soaring contest, July, page 8
L.B. Feierabend, Northeast states regional meet, August, page 4
P.M. Bowers, Northwest international soaring contest, August, page 14
R.T. Allemann, CBSA Memorial Day soaring meet, September, page 10
J.L. Rhine, Tulsa Skyhawks 2nd annual Memorial Day contest, September, page 12
T. White, Southwestern and Texas soaring championships, December, page 8
P.J. La Frenier, 1959 west coast soaring competition, December, page 12
National
L.M. Licher, 26th Nationals notes, March-April, page 6
H.H. Whitney, 26th National - Operations briefing, May-June, page 12
Rules for the 26th annual US national soaring competition, May-June, page 13
Nationals rules include changes 26th National - Rules and. Regulations, May-June, page 18
L.M. Licher, 26th annual US national soaring competition, August, page 6
26th National - Statistics 26th annual US national soaring competition - Table of scores - 1959, August, page 10
Nationals
H.H. Whitney, Nationals preview, July, page 9
Rules
W.S. Ivans, Jr., Competition rules, August, page 3
Scoring
T.E. Sharp, A soaring system for soaring meets, May-June, page 8
Standard Class
P.F. Bikle, Standard class for the 1959 nationals, March-April, page 7
World
W.S. Ivans, Jr., Choosing the 1960 US soaring team, October, page 18
1960 world contest news items, November, page 17
Conferences, Conventions, and Meetings
B.H. Carmichael, Proposed west coast technical symposium, January-February, page 5
Joint SSA-AMS meeting, January-February, page 15
B.H. Carmichael, 1959 SSA technical symposium, October, page 4
Construction
C.R. Smith, Why not build your own sailplane hangar?, May-June, page 24

E     (up to table of contents)

Editorial
H. Selvidge, Something for everyone, March-April, page 3
H. Selvidge, Meets vs Meetings, September, page 3

F     (up to table of contents)

FAI
Stanard Class
Draft specification for FAI standard class sailplanes, January-February, page 3

H     (up to table of contents)

History
American
E.J. Reeves, Twenty years ago, January-February, page 20
A half century of gliding, August, page 5
W.B. Klemperer, Thirty years ago, October, page 10

I     (up to table of contents)

Instruments
H.D. Hutchinson, Variometers cast from clear plastic, January-February, page 24
P.H. Entz, A Barograph, March-April, page 18
H.C.N. Goodhart, Calibrating variometers, from Sailplane and Gliding, July, page 16
J.S. Irvine, Getting the most out of your calculator, September, page 16
Turn and Bank
F.B. Friedewald, compiler, Turn and Bank Indicator, December, page 20
Insurance
SSA insurance program, Cosgrove Insurance Agency, May-June, page 9
SSA insurance program, Cosgrove Insurance Agency, October, page 12
International
1960 SSA International Excursion, September, page 11
Canada
Canadian news, January-February, page 31
Canadian news, March-April, page 22
Canadian news, May-June, page 26
Canadian News, July, page 17
C.B. Falconar, Canadian nationals, September, page 13
Denmark
P. Weishaupt, The Danish national soaring contest, November, page 13
Germany
V.D. Campbell, Beefsteak and butterflies, January-February, page 6
Great Britain
H.C.N. Goodhart, Calibrating variometers, from Sailplane and Gliding, July, page 16
Russia
News from Russia, December, page 7
Introduction to Soaring
J.R. Ashcock, First Flight, January-February, page 4

L     (up to table of contents)

Launching
Autotow
F.B. Friedewald, November, page 15
Winch Towing
H. Drew, The dynamics of the winch launch, December, page 4
Literature
Freda Smith, Second hand pleasure, May-June, page 7
Book Review
G. Steuer, Aerodynamische Profile, by Dr. F.W. Riegels, March-April, page 32

M     (up to table of contents)

Manufacturers
Sailplanes
P.A. Schweizer, Schweizer Aircraft Corp. report, March-April, page 10
Meteorology
F.P. Bundy and J.F. Norton, Wave flight near Schenectady, NY, July, page 4
P.B. MacCready, Jr., Comments after Dr. Raspet's paper on "New Approaches", November, page 7
D.J. Mancuso, High flight, part 2, December, page 10
Modeling
Soaring modeling, January-February, page 27
Soaring modeling, March-April, page 13

N     (up to table of contents)

National Aeronautic Association
Joint SSA-AMS meeting, January-February, page 15
Harner B. Selvidge, Notes from a peripatetic president, December, page 3

O     (up to table of contents)

Obituaries
P. Riedel, Memories of Wolf Hirth, September, page 8
T. White, Wolf Hirth, September, page 8
J. Shelly Charles, September, page 19
Robert A. Schnelker, September, page 19
Ronald D. Oldershaw, September, page 19

P     (up to table of contents)

People
P.M. Bowers
Biographical sketch of Pete Bowers, July, page 6
W. Hirth
T. White, Wolf Hirth, September, page 8
Harner B. Selvidge
President's biography, January-February, page 11
S.W. Smith
Stan Smith to Fairchild, May-June, page 11
Photography
List of films available from the photographic library of the SSA, July, page 10
Powered Aircraft
P.M. Bowers, October, page 19
Publicity
How to get into soaring, January-February, page 1
J. Devins, A power pilot's point of view, November, page 15

R     (up to table of contents)

Records
R.E. Schreder, Racing for records at Odessa, Texas, November, page 10
Duke Mancuso
High Flight, May-June, page 11

S     (up to table of contents)

Safety
J.M. Robertson, Why kill yourself?, January-February, page 26
J.M. Robertson, 1958 accident summary, March-April, page 20
B.H. Carmichael, R.A. Schnelker, and I.H. Culver, SSA committee report on Symons XBG-12A accident, March-April, page 21
J.G. Anthony, Twenty & one suggestions, May-June, page 25
J.M. Robertson, No substitute for experience, August, page 18
J.M. Robertson, compiler, Accident report, September, page 18
J.M. Robertson, Safety first Make sure, October, page 16
J.M. Robertson, Safety first The Postwar Record, December, page 14
Sailplanes
P.B. MacCready, Jr., Comments after Dr. Raspet's paper on "New Approaches", November, page 7
P.M. Bowers, November, page 14
Aeronca TG-5
P.M. Bowers, October, page 19
Bergfalke II
P.M. Bowers, Modified Bergfalke II, photo by Peter M. Bowers, December, cover
P.M. Bowers, December, page 18
Condor
W.B. Klemperer, Thirty years ago, October, page 10
DeHavilland EG-2
P.M. Bowers, DeHavilland EG-2, August, page 19
Horten I
P.M. Bowers, January-February, page 23
HP-8
H.M. Claybourn, Sr., Flight testing the HP-8, October, page 5
Kirby Kadet
P.M. Bowers, July, page 18
W.B. Klemperer, Thirty years ago, October, page 10
Kria
G.E. Coder, Jr., Orchids to Kria, March-April, page 19
L-K
W. Taylor, L-K at Torrey Pines, photo by Bill Taylor, September, cover
M-1
F.H. Matteson, The M-1 sailplane, August, page 13
Minimoa
E.J. Walty, Minimoa, photo by E.J. Walty, October, cover
Mu 10
P.M. Bowers, March-April, page 30
Mu-22
P.M. Bowers, May-June, page 26
Olympia
P.M. Bowers, Olympic Soaring Club's DFS Olympia, photo by Peter M. Bowers, November, cover
Phoenix
A. Raspet, Flight characteristics of the Phoenix sailplane, May-June, page 6
Pratt Read
H.A. Damron, Douglas Soaring Club Pratt Read sailplane at El Mirage, California, photo by Houston A. Damron, January-February, cover
Prue Two
P.J. La Frenier, New sailplane makes first test flights, March-April, page 12
Rhonadler
P.M. Bowers, September, page 17
Schweizer
SGS 1-26
P.A. Schweizer, Schweizer Aircraft Corp. report, March-April, page 10
W.E. (Tony) Doherty, Jr., 1-26 one-design regatta and meeting of the 1-26 association, October, page 8
SGS 1-29
P.A. Schweizer, Schweizer Aircraft Corp. report, March-April, page 10
Schweizer SGS 1-23
P.A. Schweizer, Schweizer Aircraft Corp. report, March-April, page 10
Schweizer SGS 2-22
P.A. Schweizer, Schweizer Aircraft Corp. report, March-April, page 10
Schweizer2-22C
W. Taylor, Schweizer 2-22c at Torrey Pines, Ca, photo by Bill Taylor, March-April, cover
Standard Class
Draft specification for FAI standard class sailplanes, January-February, page 3
P.F. Bikle, Standard class for the 1959 nationals, March-April, page 7
TG-1
R.F. Nowakowski, TG-1 Cinema at Kennewick, WA, photo by R.F. Nowakowski, August, cover
TG-2
E. St. Aubin, Seattle Glider Council Schweizer TG-2, photo by Earl St. Aubin, May-June, cover
TG-3A
Antelope Valley Soaring Club's TG-3A at El Mirage, July, cover
Soaring Society of America
A message from the president, January-February, pages facing 1
January-February, page 28
May-June, page 23
July, page 13
October, page 17
November, page 16
Directors
Directors' Meeting, March-April, page 24
Soaring Magazine
H. Selvidge, Plans for Soaring Magazine, May-June, page 3

T     (up to table of contents)

Techniques
Thermal Soaring
H. Drew, Thermal flying in company, May-June, page 10
Wave Soaring
F.P. Bundy and J.F. Norton, Wave flight near Schenectady, NY, July, page 4
D.J. Mancuso, High flight, November, page 4
D.J. Mancuso, High flight, part 2, December, page 10
Test Flying
P.J. La Frenier, New sailplane makes first test flights, March-April, page 12
Training
H. Selvidge, Dark days at the Air Force Academy, July, page 3
P.M. Bowers, October, page 19


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