Soaring Magazine Index for 1972 organized by subject

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13-Meter Ciass
On a 13-meter class, April, page 2
Bob Miller, Up the 13-meter homebuilt, July, page 2
Spins and the 13-meter class, August, page 6

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Aerial Bicycle
B. Miller, The shape of things to come, May, page 32
Aerodynamics
E.[R.?] Miller, Pitch control: The Shape of Things to Come, March, page 30
Prof. E.F. Blick, Bird aerodynamics, June, page 26
Lloyd M. Licher, Bird aerodynamics, August, page 3
Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs
Letter to ed, January, page 2
Soaring clubs: New Zealand, January, page 7
A successful youth group, October, page 4
Getting 'em started, November, page 7
and spins youth, Clubs, December, page 6
Stephen Du Pont, MITSA'S VIP'S, December, page 7
Airspace
Airspace, April, page 2
18000 ceiling, April, page 3
June, page 8
Marion Griffith, FAA-SSA interview, August, page 12
Radar: glider visibility thereon: Random Gusts, August, page 13
James Indrebo, Cloud, and IFR flying, September, page 2
FAA nixes glider cloud-flying rating, October, page 8
Akaflieg Darmstadt
Martin Simons, Déjà Vue, February, page 33
Archives and Museums
Museum fund, May, page 5
Vic Saudek, Dedication, July, page 10
August, page 12
September, page 9
November, page 11
Awards
James Elliot, Midwinter awards banquet, March, page 36
Diamond badge, May, page 6
Hugh Heartland, OSTIV plaque and Klemperer award received by Paul Bikle, November, page 11
Barringer
Wally Scott, II Claims Barringer trophy, October, page 5
Flights
L. Licher, Start gates, July, page 12
L. Licher, Rules and regulations More on start gates, August, page 8

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Ballast
More on safe seat ballast, March, page 6
BD-5B
More on the BD-5B, September, page 3
Birds
Prof. E.F. Blick, Bird aerodynamics, June, page 26
Lloyd M. Licher, Bird aerodynamics, August, page 3
Jack Lambie, Bird aerodynamics, August, page 3

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Carbon Spar
Research test, January, page 13
Clubs
Australia
Soaring clubs, January, page 7
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MIT student clubs, September, page 33
New Zealand
Soaring clubs, January, page 7
Competitions
Best competition pilots of 1971, January, page 22
Stephan Horvath, Low-cost competition in Arizona, February, page 3
Questionnaire re: official contest number, March, page 13
1971, Handicap nationals, July, page 11
National Achievement comparisons of US nationals 1959 to 1972, October, page 38
Something right and something wrong, November, page 8
Bill Snead, Lap racing, December, page 28
Design
Sailplane design competitions news, December, page 8
International
Germany
Thomas Williams, Report: Third Annual Motorglider Competition - Germany, September, page 10
Local
26th annual: Torrey Pines, Local Pacific midwinter soaring championships, June, page 11
National
Alcide Santilli, 40th US national soaring championships, Liberal, Kansas, January, page 24
J.C. Lincoln, 40th US national soaring championships. Liberal, Kansas, Part II, April, page 3
39th US soaring championships, Nevada Minden, September, page 6
J.C. Wright, Third US national standard class soaring championships, Marfa, Texax, September, page 12
Elena Klein, 39th US soaring championships, Minden, Nevada, November, page 16
Table of scores 39th US soaring championships, November, page 26
Regional
Gren Seibels, Region 5 contest, July, page 9
James Herman, Region One Contest, August, page 9
B.S. Smith, Region 11 Contest, September, page 3
Region four contest, October, page 9
Waverly West: region nine contest, October, page 9
Region four contest: Frederick Municipal Airport, Maryland, October, page 9
George Coder Texas, South region ten contest, October, page 9
Region 9 contest, October, page 9
Sterling Starr, Region Seven Contest, Salem, Illinois, October, page 10
North region ten contestStrother Field, Kansas, November, page 14
Helen Dick, Region twelve contest, November, page 14
Region Five Standard Class Contest: Cordele, Georgia, December, page 11
Richard Divelbiss, Region Six Contest, Ionia, Michigan, December, page 12
Leo P. Buckley, Jr., Region four south, December, page 14
Smirnoff
Smirnoff sailplane derby, July, page 16
World
World soaring championships, January, page 10
Swedish and Polish pilots new world champs, September, page 7
Paul Bikle, 13th world gliding championships-Vrsac, Yugoslavia, October, page 12
Competititions
Regional
Kevin Griffin, Region eleven contest, August, page 11
Conferences and Conventions
Texas: first national soaring convention and report, Dallas, March, page 11
Texas Dallas and Report, First national soaring convention, March, page 11
Second national soaring convention, November, page 10
Construction
Hans Luenger, Project BETA, June, page 32
Derr Golladay, Composites: some thoughts on composite bonding, July, page 28
The Swingwing, November, page 30
Sailplanes
Anyone for a $15,000 Spar?, January, page 13
White fiberglass plus haze equals hazard, March, page 2
R. Miller, Pendulum stability: The Shape of Things to Cone, March, page 19
R. Miller, Rudder centeroid: The Shape of Things to Come, March, page 20
R. Miller, Directional control: The Shape of Things to Come, March, page 31
R. Miller, Pedal-soarer: The Shape of Things to Come, March, page 32
R. Miller, Aerial bicycle: The Shape of Things to Come, March, page 32
R.[or K.?]L. Schellenbaum, Getting it all together, April, page 20
More on fiberglass plus haze, July, page 37
John Armitage, Inspection problems in glass sailplanes, September, page 36
Hard facing, November, page 38
Cover
Spring Soaring, April, cover
Ruby Design, May, cover
Mountaintop Glide, June, cover
Ka-6, August, cover
LS-1, October, cover
Dave Low, HP-11, November, Cover
Silent night, silent flight, December, cover
Currency Law
Lte, March, page 2

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Design
Bruce Carmichael and Al Backstrom, The long and the short of it, July, page 22
Dynamics of Flight
Wave dynamics, March, page 3

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FAA
Air Traffic Control
Radar: glider visibility thereon: Random Gusts, August, page 13
FAI
Lloyd M. Licher, CIVV report, January, page 37
L. Licher, Identity card discussion, March, page 4
Lloyd M. Licher, CIVV report, April, page 35
Hugh Heartland, OSTIV plaque and Klemperer award received by Paul Bikle, November, page 11
Federal Aviation Agency
February, page 12
March, page 13
Notice of proposed certificate action, March, page 36
Marion Griffith, FAA-SSA interview, August, page 12
Airspace: FFA nixes glider cloud-flying rating, October, page 8
F.A.R. Part 61 amended, October, page 8

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Hang gliders
Hang glider safety - a myth exposed, March, page 37
Hang glider safety, April, page 2
June 1972, Cover, June, Cover
SCHGA, Southern California Hang Gliding Associationmeets, June, page 5
Slingsby HP-14 fittings, August, page 13
History
American
Wright Brothers, December, page 8
V. Saudek, The lady Marie, December, page 37
Homebuilts
Dennis Harmon and Larry L. Linville, Why the Dingus?, March, page 30
R.[or K.?]L. Schellenbaum, Getting it all together, April, page 20
H. Senn, Homebuilt wind tunnel for instrument calibration, April, page 22
Hans Luenger, Project BETA, June, page 32
Up the 13-meter homebuilt, July, page 2
Dennis Harmon, A homebuilder's plea, July, page 2
George R. Allen, Two for the homebuilder, August, page 30
The Swingwing, November, page 30
V. Saudek, The lady Marie, December, page 37
Tern
George R. Allen, Tern report follow-up, September, page 3
Human-Powered Flight
MPA project, February, page 4
Keith Sherwin, Man Powered Flight, February, page 11
Curtix J. Cole and J. McMasters, A review and status report, February, page 18
Rose Marie Licher, Want to fly the Flycycle?, March, page 6
For the record: re: Man-Powered Flight, July, page 2
J. McMasters, Use of energy-storage devices in a man-powered aircraft, August, page 22
J.H. McMasters, MPA operational flexibility answer, December, page 5
Human-powered flight
Puffin
Man-powered flight: MBA's, February, page 18

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Instruments
N. Jacoby, Electro-optical sensing, February, page 29
N. Jacoby, Electronics Electro-optical imagery, February, page 29
Redline audio warning device, February, page 38
John Butler and Paul A. Kurbjun, Warning device: things that go bump in the night, Butler, J, March, page 32
H. Senn, Homebuilt wind tunnel for instrument calibration, April, page 22
Instruments Airbrakes and whistles, April, page 37
Spoiler warning device, June, page 2
Radio Equipment The best microphone, June, page 39
L. Licher, Start gates, July, page 12
More on start gates, August, page 8
Emergency locator transmitters, August, page 12
Instruments - Barograph Barograph calibrations, September, page 9
Do-it-yourself barographic orthodontia, October, page 4
More on MacCready speed-ring error selector, November, page 39
Do-it-yourself indicator, December, page 5
Batteries
Instruments - Batteries Batteries and cold weather, March, page 5
Battery meter caution, August, page 6
Thermal Detection Systems
Ned Jacoby, Turn on, tune in... and take off, February, page 29
International
Africa
Aimai Knypstra, New speed records in Africa, July, page 14
Australia
Soaring clubs, January, page 7
Paul Bikle, 12th Australian national gliding championships: Waikerie, March, page 14
Austria
Martin Simons, Déjà Vue, February, page 33
J.W. Gotcher, Economics of soaring in the Alps, March, page 15
Belgium
Belgian invitation, November, page 9
Canada
Pilot seeding: 1972 world championships, January, page 40
Ontario Bockton, XXIV Canadian national soaring championships, November, page 14
France
Joseph Baer, Soaring abroad - France, August, page 16
Germany
Thomas Williams, Report: Third Annual Motorglider Competition - Germany, September, page 10
Great Britain
George Locke, First of a kind flight breaks record, July, page 14
New Zealand
Soaring clubs, January, page 7
Ross MacIntyre, Championships decide New Zealand world team, April, page 12
South Africa
Ary Ceelen, South African nationals, April, page 13
Yugoslavia
World soaring championships, January, page 10
Swedish and Polish pilots new world champs, September, page 7
P. Bikle, 13th world gliding championships - Vrsac, Yugoslavia, October, page 12

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Landing Gear
Watch it!, March, page 2
Winch advice sought, October, page 5
H.B. Fischer, Caution on duPont landing-gear rememberer, November, page 8
Launching
Aerotow
Tom Page, Towing engine conservation, February, page 3
PA-18
Airworthiness directive: improper engine-mount assemblies, March, page 13
Aerotowing
Tom Page, Engine conservation, February, page 3
Towing Breaking and braking, April, page 4
Winch Towing
Winch advice sought, October, page 5
Licenses
Sailplane
Aircraft having experimental certificates, August, page 37
Literature
Keith Sherwin, Man Powered Flight, February, page 11
Joseph C. Lincoln, ed., On quiet wings, March, page 7
Richard Wolters, the art and technique of soaring, March, page 13
J.W. Gotcher, Economics of soaring in the Alps, March, page 15
Richard Miller, New era in soaring, March, page 27
E. Byars and W. Holbrook, eds, Proceedings of the 1971 symposium on competitive soaring, April, page 11
Col. J.E. Mrazek, The fall of Eben Emael - Prelude to Dunkerque, June, page 13
Dr. Albert F. Perna, Lt. Col. USAFR, Ret, The glider gladiators of World War II,, June, page 13
Earl Seagars, Humor The Mojave cave petroglyphs, December, page 34

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Meteorology
Spacing between thermal streets, February, page 38
John Aldrich, Valley-slope circulations: Using the Weather, February, page 40
Reverse thermals, March, page 3
Wave dynamics, March, page 3
C. Herold, Information services Wave alert system, March, page 38
John Aldrich, March, page 39
John Aldrich, March, page 39
John Aldrich, More about terrain effects: Using the Weather, April, page 36
W. Scott, Marfa report, May, page 2
Carl Herold, March winds at Boulder, May, page 36
John Aldrich, September, page 34
John Aldrich, September, page 34
Cumulus-induced "mountain" waves, October, page 2
John Aldrich, A do-it-yourself adiabatic chart: Using the Weather, October, page 41
John Aldrich, November, page 41
List of weather-related articles appearing in SOARING Magazine: Using the Weather, November, page 41
John Aldrich, November, page 41
Slope soaring on clouds? It's being done, December, page 2
Regional soaring weather forecasts?, December, page 8
Thermals
Thermal's capacity, January, page 7
Wave
Alcide Santilli, How to reach waves via thermals, January, page 24
Wave Soaring
Reverse rotor, March, page 6
Dr. Joachim P. Kuettner, Cloudstreet waves, June, page 33
Waves
Standing waves on Mars, March, page 3
Minimum Weight
More on safe seat ballast, March, page 6
Motorgliders
L.M. Licher, Rules motorgliding competition: CIVV report, January, page 37
Thomas Williams, Report: Third Annual Motorglider Competition - Germany, September, page 10
Alexander Schleicher
AS-K 14
B. Rogers, The AS-K 14 vs the SF-27M, March, page 10
BD-5
Powered sailplane?, May, page 2
Mountain Soaring
Ultralight support, January, page 4
Man powered flight - a review and status report, February, page 16
"Man-Powered Flight" F 72, Reply to clarification of report, July, page 3
J.H. McMasters, MPA operational flexibility answer, December, page 5
Movies
Movies are better than ever, March, page 4

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National Aeronautic Association
President Mike Monroney re-elected, February, page 11

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Obituaries
Remembering Ben Shupack, November, page 9

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Parachutes
Open-Cockpit Gliding Parachutes, March, page 2
Passenger/Pilot Polarity
R. Miller, The shape of things to come, May, page 29
Pedal-Soarer
B. Miller, The shape of things to come, May, page 32
People
Goran Ax
Swedish and Polish pilots new world champs, September, page 7
Paul Bikle
Smirnoff sailplane derby, July, page 16
Hugh Heartland, OSTIV plaque and Klemperer award received by Paul Bikle, November, page 11
Ross Briegleb
Smirnoff sailplane derby, July, page 16
Bernie Carris
Top commercial instructor, April, page 99
Irven Culver
The Swingwing, November, page 30
Roger Frank
Bennett M. Rogers, The O&rographic record, December, page 16
Ray Gimmey
Elena Klein, 39th US soaring championships, Minden, Nevada, November, page 16
William C. Holbrook
Bennett M. Rogers, The O&rographic record, December, page 16
Stephan Horvath
Resigns as editor of Safety Corner, December, page 38
Frank Hutchinson
V. Saudek, The lady Marie, December, page 37
Taras Kiceniuk, Jr.
January 1972, Cover, January, Cover
Robert Kronfeld
Martin Simons, Déjà Vue, February, page 33
Dr. Kupper
Martin Simons, Déjà Vue, February, page 33
John Luttrell
Ross MacIntyre, Championships decide New Zealand world team, April, page 12
Walter Neubert
Aimai Knypstra, New speed records in Africa, July, page 14
John Ryan
Smirnoff sailplane derby, July, page 16
Wally Scott
Smirnoff sailplane derby, July, page 16
Ben Shupack
Remembering Ben Shupack, November, page 9
James Smiley
Bennett M. Rogers, The O&rographic record, December, page 16
A.J. Smith
Smirnoff sailplane derby, July, page 16
Herman Stiglmeier
George Kern, The SST, August, page 32
Karl Striedieck
Hi-ho, Kimo Savy, March, page 18
Bennett M. Rogers, The O&rographic record, December, page 16
Jan Wroblewski
Swedish and Polish pilots new world champs, September, page 7
Performance Calculations
D.A. Harmon and L.L. Linville, Soarability - the performance ratio, December, page 26
Photography
Interested in slide library?, May, page 2
George Uveges, August, page 7
Photo procedures, September, page 8
Physiology
Anxiety, friend or foe?, June, page 40
Altitude
Herold's Hearsay, Atmospheric pressure hazards for pilots, June, page 39
Bill Allen, Altitude indoctrination, December, page 33
Publicity
Good notice from the press, November, page 8

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Radar
Radar: glider visibility thereon: Random Gusts, August, page 13
Record
Flights
Bennett M. Rogers, The O&rographic record, December, page 16
Records
National feminine single-place 100-km speed record claimed by Gunn-Britt Floden, February, page 8
Standard class state records: SSA to action, October, page 8
Flights
569 mi, World out and return distance record, March, page 18
Aimai Knypstra, New speed records in Africa, July, page 14
G. Locke, Foreign First-of-a-kind flight breaks records, July, pages 14,40
US women's national distance record, September, page 8
Helen Dick, How you have it - now you don't, September, page 8
Robert Gravance, New world multiplace out and return record claim, September, page 8
World multiplace speed triangle record and world multi- place out-and-return distance records claimed by Ed Makula: SSA to action, October, page 6
US national feminine 100-km speed triangle record claimed by Gunn-Britt Floden: SSA to action, October, page 6
Bennett M. Rogers, The O&rographic record, December, page 16

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Safety
Stephan Horvath, January, page 39
Tow hooks, February, page 2
Re: Blodget article, February, page 2
1971, Accident summary, February, page 37
Number one killer: spins and stalls, February, page 37
Too much too soon: proper training, February, page 37
Stephan Horvath, February, page 37
Redline audio warning device, February, page 38
Request SSA give more complete reports, March, page 4
S. Horvath, Answer to request for improvement, March, page 4
More on safe seat ballast, March, page 6
Hang glider safety - a myth exposed, March, page 37
Stephan Horvath, March, page 37
Sailplane tie downs, March, page 38
Hang glider safety, April, page 2
Zoomies can be doomies, April, page 3
Instruments Airbrakes and whistles, April, page 37
Stephan Horvath, On spinning the 2-32, April, page 39
White fiberglass plus haze equals hazard, May, page 2
Launch: Watch it!, May, page 2
Reporting accidents, May, page 3
Control loss in spin, May, page 36
Sailplane fatality investigations, May, page 37
Stephan Horvath, May, page 38
Ridge soaring - Basic rules and precautions, May, page 38
Spoiler warning device, June, page 2
Herold's Hearsay, Atmospheric pressure hazards for pilots, June, page 39
Stephan Horvath, June, page 40
Anxiety, friend or foe?, June, page 40
Emergency plan in case of accident, July, page 37
Byron Alexander, Accident reports Accident report, July, page 37
Stephan Horvath, July, page 37
More on fiberglass plus haze, July, page 37
Slingsby HP-14 fittings, August, page 13
Stephan Horvath, August, page 38
Deadly critters, August, page 38
Joe Conn, August, page 39
Stephen Du Pont, A do-it-yourself landing-gear rememberer, September, page 4
John Armitage, Inspection problems in glass sailplanes, September, page 36
Stephan Horvath, September, page 36
John Karlovich, Recommended precautions, September, page 36
California Fremont, Ka-6 crash; cross-country flight: Blanik crash, September, page 37
2-32 spin recovery, October, page 1?
New information, October, page 2
Stephan Horvath, Serious accidents, October, page 40
Start-gate accidents, October, page 40
Scatter time, December, page 3
Bill Allen, Altitude indoctrination, December, page 33
American Soaring Signals
Tom Page, Standard American soaring signals answer, December, page 3
Sailplances
SG-1
T. Scanlan, Two for the homebuilder, August, page 31
Sailplanes
John H. McMasters, Support for ultralight, January, page 4
Richard Miller, Supersoarer: The shape of things to come, March, page 18
Richard Miller, The new era in soaring, conclusion: the shape of things to come, March, pages 18,
Richard Miller, Unconventional designs Light-wind soarer, April, page 27
The Swingwing, November, page 30
More on the best of the standard class, November, page 38
/Blanik
US Certificate granted, February, page 12
A-21
Ross M. Stevens, Jr, Flying the Caproni A-21, March, page 25
Alexander Schleicher
AS-K 14
Bennett M. Rogers, The AS-K 14 vs the SF-27M, May, page 10
AS-W 12
AS-W 12, February, Cover
George Worthington, Is the AS-W 12 for everyone?, June, page 19
Is the AS-W 12 for everyone?, August, page 4
AS-W 15
K. Striedieck, Best of the standard class? AS-W 15, November, page 6
Geof Steele, Best of the standard class? AS-W 15, November, page 6
AS-W 17
Safety inspections following accident, March, page 5
Tail inspection for safety, April, page 4
Richard Butler, The best of the standard class, September, page 28
Beta
Hans Luenger, Project BETA, June, page 32
BS-1
Steve Parker, BS-1, July, Cover
C-70
C-70, March, Cover
Caproni A-21j
Correction, January, page 7
Cherokee
R.[or K.?]L. Schellenbaum, Getting it all together, April, page 20
Cirrus
Richard Butler, The best of the standard class, September, page 28
Concept 70
Arthur E. Hurst, Concept 70 revisited, March, page 22
Construction
E.[R.?] Miller, Pitch control: The Shape of Things to Come, March, page 30
D-38
Martin Simons, Déjà Vue, February, page 33
Dingus
Dennis Harmon and Larry L. Linville, Why the Dingus?, March, page 30
Duster
January, page 2
Epb-1
Bruce Carmichael and Al Backstrom, The long and the short of it, July, page 22
HP-11
Dave Low, HP-11, November, Cover
Icarus
January 1972, Cover, January, Cover
Taras Kiceniuk, Jr, Flight of Icarus, September, page 34
K-6
Ka-6 Airworthiness directive from FAA: Faulty welds, February, page 12
Ka-6
Ka-6, August, cover
Kestrel
Carbon spar research tests, January, page 13
Libelle
R. Miller, Directional control: The Shape of Things to Come, March, page 31
Geof Steele, Libelles dominate nationals, Gimmey wins, September, page 6
Richard Butler, The best of the standard class, September, page 28
Libelle 201B
Geof Steele, The Libelle 201B, October, page 10
The Libelle 201B, October, page 10
LS-1
Richard Butler, The best of the standard class, September, page 28
LS-1, October, cover
Nimbus II
Nimbus II Flight testing completed, January, page 40
S-34
Bruce Carmichael and Al Backstrom, The long and the short of it, July, page 22
Schweizer SGS 1-23H
Airworthiness directive from FAA: loose rudder fittings, February, page 12
Schweizer SGS 1-26
R. Wolters, Region I championships, February, page 13
R. Wolters, Region 4 Championships, February, page 14
Yugoslavia, Bikle, P. Vrsac, 13th world gliding championships, October, page 12
Yugoslavia, Bikle, P. , October 1972, p. 26, p. 27 Vrsac, 13th world gliding championships, October, page 26
Sylvia Colton, Vrsac collage, October, page 31
Helen Dick, Region twelve contest, November, page 14
Jon Putnam, Eastern 1-26 championships, Elmira, New Hampshire, November, page 32
Wright memorial meet, December, page 5
Schweizer SGS 1-34
National feminine single-place 100-km speed record claimed by Gunn-Britt Floden, February, page 8
Max Grassfield, Black Forrest Gliderport, Colorado, September, Cover
Schweizer SGS 2-32
Stephan Horvath, On spinning the 2-32, April, page 39
2-32 spin recovery, October, page 1?
SF-27M
Bennett M. Rogers, The AS-K 14 vs the SF-27M, May, page 10
Sigma
L. Licher, Performance report, January, page 11
Lloyd M. Licher, Report on British Sigma, January, page 11
The Sigma flies, January, page 11
Skylar 4
G. Locke, Foreign First-of-a-kind flight breaks records, July, pages 14,40
Slingsby
Kestrel
Kestrel, January, page 13
Tern
George R. Allen, Two for the homebuilder, August, page 30
Thistledown
R. Miller, The shape of things to come, May, page 29
Sailwing
Mountain Green sailwing, June, page 4
Simulation
Lawrence Gehrlein, Learning to thermal on the ground, December, page 36
Sites
Wally Scott, Offers "Flying at Marfa" booklet, March, page 3
Gren Seibels, South Carolina Bermuda High, April, page 16
California and Oregon Coming to Minden? Bring a glider, July, page 5
Gill Airport: And lemonade besides!, September, page 4
Region Four Contest, Fredrick Maryland Municipal Airport, October, page 9
Erica Scurr, Middle America soaring, December, page 22
Alaska
Want to fly a 20000 ft. ridge?, May, page 5
Aronson's Air Service
Aronson's Air Service, January, page 34
Black Forest
Max Grassfield, Black Forrest Gliderport, Colorado, September, Cover
Calistoga, California
C-70, March, Cover
Colorado
Carl Herold, March winds at Boulder, May, page 36
Crystalaire
Crystalaire, January, page 32
El Mirage
El Mirage Dry Lake, January, page 20
Anne and Gus Briegleb, Thank you, June, page 2
Florida
Soaring conditions, February, page 2
Hawaii
Elena Klein, Ultralight Hawaiian style, March, page 16
Holiday Haven
Holiday Haven, January, page 35
Mojave Desert
Bennett M. Rogers, The magnificent Mojave, January, page 16
Odessa, Texas
Steve Parker, BS-1, July, Cover
Pearblossom
Pearblossom, January, page 32
Rosamond
Rosamond, January, page 34
Tehachapi
Tour of soaring sites, January, page 35
Skids, Tail Or Hose
Hard facing, November, page 38
Slide Library
Interested in slide library?, May, page 2
Soaring Camp
George Uveges, Gypsy soaring camp, November, page 12
Soaring Society of America
New directors elected, February, page 8
SSA ultralight committee explores subject, July, page 12
Something right and something wrong, November, page 8
Directors
Lloyd M. Licher, SSA directors' meeting, March, page 34
L. Licher, Directors meeting, July 1972, Minden, Nevada,, November, page 40
Funds
SSA special funds, March, page 5
Soaring Magazine
Critique, August, page 2
Soaring Symposia
Robert 0. Buck, Soaring symposium, 1972:West Virginia Morgantown, April, page 7
Symposia
James L. Nash-Webber and Art LaPointe, Symposium and workshop: soaring technology: Technology '72, September, page 32

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Techniques
Cloud and IFR flying
September, page 2
Cloud Flying
Marion Griffith, Flying IFR legally, July, page 3
Ridge Soaring
Ridge soaring - Basic rules and precautions, May, page 38
Thermal Soaring
Spacing between thermal streets, February, page 38
Reverse thermals, May, page 3
Wave Soaring
Alcide Santilli, How to reach waves via thermals, January, page 24
Adverse yaw, January, page 39
Tow hooks, February, page 2
Tom Page, Towing engine conservation, February, page 3
Number one killer: spins and stalls, February, page 37
Control loss in spin, March, page 36
Zoomies can be doomies, April, page 3
Towing Breaking and braking, April, page 4
Flap settings for takeoff, April, page 38
Stephan Horvath, On spinning the 2-32, April, page 39
Bennett M. Rogers, Supersoarability, June, page 2
Using flaps for taxiing, June, page 5
J. , August 1972, p. 5, p. 6 Kuettner, Thermal wave soaring correction, August, page 5
Spins and the 13-meter class, August, page 6
More on start gates, August, page 8
Down-gust stall?, October, page 4
Tolerance on release points, October, page 8
Start-gate accidents, October, page 40
Slope soaring on clouds? It's being done, December, page 2
S. duPont, Finish gate Finish gate speed: the numbers, December, page 6
Teton Range
Dave Low, HP-11, November, Cover
Thistledown
The new era, July, page 5
Tiedowns
Sailplane tie downs, March, page 38
Trailers
Thoughts on wheel brakes, February, page 38
George Kern, The SST, August, page 32
John Karlovich, Recommended precautions, September, page 36
Training
Too much too soon: proper training, February, page 37
Bill Allen, Altitude indoctrination, December, page 33
Lawrence Gehrlein, Learning to thermal on the ground, December, page 36

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Ultralight Flying
January 1972, Cover, January, Cover
Hangin' in there, February, page 17
Ultralights
Ultralight coverage in soaring, January, page 10
Elena Klein, Ultralight Hawaiian style, March, page 16
SSA ultralight committee explores subject, July, page 12

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Vector I
UFO's Request for report of UFO sightings, June, page 5
VJ23
The Swingwing, November, page 30

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Warning Device
Redline audio warning device, February, page 38
Airbrakes and whistles, April, page 37
Spoiler warning device, June, page 2
Wave Soaring
Cumulus-induced "mountain" waves, October, page 2
Wind Tunnel
Harry Senn, Homebuilt wind tunnel for instrument calibration, April, page 22
Windspiel
Martin Simons, Déjà Vue, February, page 33
Women
National feminine single-place 100-km speed record claimed by Gunn-Britt Floden, February, page 8
US women's national distance record, September, page 8
US national feminine 100-km speed triangle record claimed by Gunn-Britt Floden, October, page 6

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XCG-16
XCG-16 Design Credit, January, page 3
Harry N. Perl, XCG-16, January, page 4

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Youth
Teen-agers; a peer purview, October, page 3
A successful youth group, October, page 4
Air explorer squadron 8, October, page 4
Youth soaring survey completed, November, page 6
Getting 'em started, November, page 7
and spins youth, Clubs, December, page 6
Holly Weimer, Soaring and youth - why not?, December, page 30
Yugoslavia
Sylvia Colton, Vrsac collage, October, page 31

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No subject
Vincent J. Burnelli, XCG-16 design credit, January, page 4
Nick Goodhart, "Sigma" project report, Licher, January, page 12
Wil Schuemann, CIVV report, Licher, L. M, January, page 37
Rose Marie Licher, Man-powered flight, February, page 4
Richard Wolters, Letter from the Blue Ridge, February, page 13
Martin Simons, Déjà Vue, February, page 35
John Luttrell, White fiberglass plus haze equals hazard, March, page 2
Nimbus landing while on tow?, March, page 3
Alcide Santilli, More on reverse thermals, March, page 3
Dore J. Montes, Economics of soaring in the Alps, Gotcher, J. W, March, page 15
Stephen Du Pont, Check those hairline cracks!, April, page 4
Richard Miller, part II The new era in soaring and super-soarability, April, page 27
Airbrakes and whistles, April, page 37
Geof Steele, The shape of things to come. Miller, R, May, page 31
James Indrebo, Flying IFR legally, July, page 3
Richard Miller, Reply to re Thistledown, July, page 5
Alex Aldott and Dita Aldott, Recognition for photography, July, page 7
Thomas W. Scanlan, The long and the short of it, Carmichael, B, July, page 22
John Luttrell, Some thoughts on composite bonding, Golladay, D, July, page 28
Bill Allen, Accident report, July, page 37
Byron Alexander, Accident report, July, page 37
John Luttrell, More on fiberglass plus haze, July, page 37
John Luttrell, Slingsby HP-14 fittings, August, page 13
Paul Schweizer, Two for the homebuilder, August, page 31
Marion Griffith, Cloud and IFR flying: reply to, September, page 2
Bernald S. Smith, Cartological cop-out, September, page 3
Edward G. Minghelli, New world multiplace out and return record claim, September, page 8
Betsy Howell, Now you have it-now you dont, September, page 8
John Luttrell, Inspection problems in glass sailplanes, Armitage, J, September, page 36
Commercial Operations, Recommended precautions, Karlovlch, J, September, page 36
Edward Makula, Claims two world records, October, page 6
Gunn-Britt Floden, Claims national feminine 100-km speed triangle record, October, page 6
Nancy Davis, Good. notice from the press, November, page 8
Gale Abels, Gypsy soaring camp, November, page 12
Geof Steele, More on The best of the standard class, November, page 38
John Luttrell, Hard facing, November, page 38
Soaring Signals, Standard American soaring signals, December, page 3
Leon A. Bonotaux, The Mojave petroglyphs, December, page 35


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