Soaring Magazine Index for 1976 organized by subject

Soaring Magazine Index for 1976 organized by subject

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A, C, D, E, F, H, I, L, M, O, P, R, S, T, U, X, Y, None

A

Aerobatics
Lawrence M. Lansburgh, The filming of dawn flight, June, page 14
Aerodynamics
P. Lert, translator, The FS-29, a telescoplng-wing sailplane, January, page 21
Sink speed: teaching soaring, March, page 38
Stan Hall, Puzzling polars, April, page 3
J. McMasters, Seminar sailplanes, August, page 2
Yaw string, August, page 3
Stan Hall, The Liebeck airfoil, August, page 21
Increasing airspeed on final; wind gradient vs ground turbulence, December, page 3
Flutter
Sumner Davis and R.W. Whelan, Flutter - a case history, March, page 34
Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs
Summary of club data, January, page 43
Brian Utley and D. Fletcher, January, page 43
New clubs formed in Mississippi, February, page 10
Geof Steele, Vintage sailplanes, March, page 22
Gunther Voltz, Soaring's next generation, March, page 33
Brian Utley and D. Fletcher, March, page 40
Brian Utley and D. Fletcher, May, page 17
Brian Utley and D. Fletcher, August, page 44
The Philadelphia glider council, August, page 44
Soaring sites - a club that bought its owl, September, page 49
Brian Utley and D. Fletcher, September, page 49
Brian Utley and D. Fletcher, November, page 48
Winter activities, November, page 48
Airports
F.B. Compton, Airport use by sailplanes:, January, page 6
Archives and Museums
Soaring stamps, February, page 8
Aircraft museum tax exemption: Potomac Pipeline, December, page 33
Awards
Badges
1 Percent Rule
Permissible launch altitude: figuring it the easy way, February, page 5
Barringer
Barringer trophy awarded to Wallace A. Scott, Sr., April, page 6
Barringer Memorial Trophy
Winner of Lewin B. Barringer Trophy, April, page 6
Eaton
Joseph C. Lincoln Posthumously awarded Eaton Trophy, April, page 6
Eaton trophy awarded posthumously to Joseph C. Lincoln, April, page 6
Exceptional Achievement
Babbs Nutt Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Exceptional Service
Receives Exceptional Service Award, April, page 6
Exceptional Service Award
Douglas Lamont Receives Exceptional Service Award, April, page 6
Exeptional Achievement Award
Ernest Schweizer, Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Exeptional Service Award
Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Edward G. Minghelli, Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Richare H. Ball Receives Exceptional Achievement award, April, page 6
Hall of Fame
Tom Page Receives Soaring Hall of Fame Award, September, page 9
Kolstad Award
1975 Kolstad award winner, February, page 12
Lincoln
Lincoln award announced, February, page 11
Lincoln Award
The Lincoln Prize, September, page 9

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Clubs
New Jersey
New Jersey Soaring Council formed, November, page 48
Competitions
George Moffat, Something wrong with the system?, January, page 3
J.Emott Caldwell, Good finish, 404, January, page 19
1975 US National and Regional Champions, January, pages 34,35
A seeding alternative, March, page 3
The seeding controversy, May, page 3
Contest rules additions, June, page 9
Gren Seibels, The five days of Chester, July, page 16
Sportsman competition and handicapping, July, page 39
Sportsman contests, August, page 4
Wally Scott, Sr., The 1976 Smirnoff derby, August, page 13
Sportsman Class contest, November, page 46
David Sliwa, Diamonds of the future, December, page 28
Tabulation of contest results, December, page 42
1-26
Gren Seibels, North American 1-26 Championships, September, page 12
Classes
Club Class
Club class definition, October, page 3
Lower cost, the real reason for a club class, December, page 5
National
B. Mohr, 7th national standard class soaring championships, Hutchinson, Kansas, October, page 16
Richard Farley, 1st US national 15-meter soaring championships, Bryan, Ohio, November, page 16
J. George, 43rd US national unlimited class soaring championships, El Mirage, CA, December, page 14
Region 6
Joe Emons, Richard Divelbiss, Winner, region six contest, Ionia, Michigan!, December, page 35
Regional
C. McNay, North region ten contest, January, page 10
Region one championships, Warren, Vermont, August, page 7
Judith R. Hutchinson, Region four contest, Frederick, Maryland, August, page 8
?. Ferguson, Region eight contest, Ephrata, Washington, August, page 9
Region eleven contest, September, page 13
Region seven contest, September, page 15
Connie Linke, Region twelve contest, California City Airport, CA, October, page 12
Lloyd Hunter, Region three championships, Dansvllle, NY, October, page 13
A. Knypstra, 1976 Western region sports class contest. El Mirage, CA, December, page 36
Smirnoff
Wally Scott ,Winner, Smirnoff derby, July, page 11
World
Team fund - world championships, March, page 8
What's a world championship with no defending champion?, April, page 2
George Lee and Ingo Renner win at Finland, August, page 7
Tom Page, 15th World Gliding Championships, Rayskala,, September, page 17
Conferences, Conventions, and Meetings
5th annual SSA soaring convention, Denver, Colorado, April, page 6
Tucson, Arizona
SSA Convention; 1977, Tucson, Arizona, November, page 7
Construction
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part four, June, page 35
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part five, July, page 20
John Luttrell, Fiberglass repair problems, August, page 3
Sailplanes
Richard Schreder, Building the HP-18, part I, March, page 12
Larry Haig, American Eaglet, March, page 16
Norm Gillmore, Diary of a sailplane, March, page 30
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part two, April, page 33
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part six, August, page 26
Sailplane weight estimation in design, November, page 32
Costs
The cost of soaring: another look, January, page 4
John Luttrell, Fiberglass repair problems, August, page 3
Cover
George Uveges, January, cover
Woodson K. Woods, February, cover
HP-18, March, Cover
Don Knypstra, Salto, Bishop, California, May, Cover
2-33, July, cover
George Lee and Ingo Renner, August, Cover
Harry Miltner, September, cover
1-35, October, cover
X24-B, November, cover
2-33's, December, Cover
Covers
1-26
Dawn Flight, June, Cover
Open Class
Open Class, October, Cover
Sailplanes
K-8
K-8, April, Cover
Cross-Country Soaring
Steven Sliwa, Techniques; A computer simulation of cross-country soaring, January, page 36
Bill Williams, L/D isn't everything, January, page 38

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Design
New two-place sailplane, September, page 10
Wanted: a design handbook, November, page 4

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Economics
Bankers are human, July, page 6
Glider loan help, July, page 6

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FAI
SSAr to head C.I.V.L., February, page 12
W.S. Ivans, CIVV report, May, page 20
Per Weishaupt, CIVV motorgliding report, August, page 11
15th OSTIV Congress, September, page 26
Federal Aviation Agency
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
Enforcing FAR's; whose ox is gored?, February, page 3
First FAA bienniel operations review conference: Potomac Pipeline, March, page 9
Action required for Kestral, March, page 9
Actions required for: SF-26A, M-100, ASW17, June, page 9
Action required on: Rhonlerche II and Schweizer 2-33, September, page 8
Airworthiness directives Action required: Caproni A-21, December, page 33
FAA medical waivers: Potomac Pipeline, December, page 34
Flight Reviews
Guidelines: Biennial flight reviews, February, page 13
Flights
391 miles in a 1-26, August, page 6
Flutter
Flutter with mass balance, May, page 3
Libelle rudder flutter fix, May, page 3
Wing and trailer resonant "flutter"?, June, page 5
Flutter; checks and fixes, July, page 5
Duster's demise - a flutter case history, October, page 4

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Hang Gliders
Foot-launch freedom November 1976, November, pages 4,5
George D. Worthington, A soaring pilot tries hang gliding, November, page 28
History
E.E. Rusting, "The Butusov Glider"; The contribution of Augustus Herring, September, page 39
Soaring
P. Riedel, Robert Kronfeld and the first variometer, May, page 25
Eugene E. Hasting, The contribution of Augustus Herring, September, page 37
Homebuilding
A foot-launched ultralight motorglider, January, page 30
C.W.A. Oyens, From the Netherlands, January, page 40
Refinishing metal surfaces, February, page 30
Pilatus B-4 wings available, February, page 31
Stability and control, March, page 4
Richard Schreder, Building the HP-18, part I, March, page 12
Larry Haig, American Eaglet, March, page 16
Norm Gillmore, Diary of a sailplane, March, page 30
Homebuilding in a factory, April, page 7
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part two, April, page 33
Richard Schreder, Building the HP-18, part three, May, pages 31,10,11,19
Stephen Du Pont, Flexible Braunschweig tube attachment, July, pages 3,,
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part five, July, page 20
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part six, August, page 26
Sailplane weight estimation in design, November, page 32
Human-Powered Flight
Taras Kiceniuk, Jr., Photographs of MPA designed, January, page 32

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Instruments
Sink speed: teaching soaring, March, page 38
Jack Lambie, The B-5, an uncompromised sailplane, April, page 23
Stephen Du Pont, Flexible Braunschweig tube attachment, July, pages 3,,
O.W. Nicks, A simple total energy sensor, September, page 30
Instruments - Transponders Solar cells to power glider transponders?, November, page 5
Variometer
Vector I status report, February, page 32
Variometers
Netto vario in circling climb, February, page 6
P. Riedel, Robert Kronfeld and the first variometer, May, page 25
Insurance
Bernald S. Smith, New insurance benefits, May, page 8
Life
Insurance, February, page 6
B.S. Smith, Insurance answer, February, page 6
Sailplane
Bernald S. Smith, Do something about insurance, April, page 8
International
Canada
Canadian motorgliding regulations, April, page 5
Finland
Tom Page, 15th World Gliding Championships, Rayskala,, September, page 17
Mathews Walker, Mission: improbable, November, page 24
Netherlands
C.W.A. Oyens, From the Netherlands, January, page 40
Sweden
Mathews Walker, Mission: improbable, November, page 24

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Lee Waves
P. Lert, translator, The FS-29, a telescoplng-wing sailplane, January, page 21
Legislation
National Transportation Safety Board expansion: Potomac Pipeline, June, page 11
Licenses
Motorgliders
Canadian motorgliding regulations, April, page 5
Sailplane
Club Libelle ATC'd, January, page 8
DG-100 ATC'd, October, page 10
Literature
R. Buck, "A gaggle of one", by Gren Seibels, January, page 8
Robert N.[H.?] Buck, Flying know-how, January, page 8
P. Halacy Maines, With wings as eagles, April, page 10
James L. Nash-Webber, "Technical Soaring" resumes publication, May, page 10
J. Ryan, H. Drew, and Bernald S. Smith, American Soaring Handbook, Chapter VIII, May, page 12
J. Firth, Beginning gliding, by Derek Piggott, June, page 10
Phil Thorndyke, The silver sea scrolls, September, page 46
Soarsierra, Joss, J. and J. George, eds., December, page 35
Flying, America's soaring book, G. Seibels, ed., December, page 35
Handbooks
"Soaring meteorology for forecasters" now available, August, page 7

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Meteorology
On centering thermals, February, page 3
Peter Lester and Stanley Dalbec, Preliminary climatology of lee waves for the island of Oahu, Hawaii, February, page 16
Emil Kissel, Woody's Oahu wahoo wave, February, page 20
James Walker, Storms Caught in the soup, February, page 24
Wanted: soaring site climatologies: Using the Weather, February, page 36
Charles V. Lindsay, February, page 36
John Aldrich, February, page 36
"Aviation Weather" revision available, February, page 37
Charles V. Lindsay, March, page 42
Forecasters' Handbook #3 available: Using the Weather, March, page 42
John Aldrich, March, page 42
A forefather of meteorology?, April, page 5
Harry V. Senn, Florida soaring weather, April, page 27
Waving it! Teaching Soaring, April, page 41
In thermaling, low is no!, April, page 44
P. Reichert, Get high - stay high, May, page 22
Peter Riedel, Get high - stay high, May, page 22
Mountain wave: pre-frontal or post-frontal: Using the Weather, May, page 45
John Aldrich, May, page 45
Charles V. Lindsay, May, page 45
John Aldrich, June, page 40
Charles V. Lindsay, June, page 40
"Soaring meteorology for forecasters" now available, August, page 7
Wally Scott, Sr., The 1976 Smirnoff derby, August, page 13
Tom Page, 15th World Gliding Championships, Rayskala,, September, page 17
B. Mohr, 7th national standard class soaring championships, Hutchinson, Kansas, October, page 16
Karl Striedieck, One grand flight, October, pages 25,,,
Richard Farley, 1st US national 15-meter soaring championships, Bryan, Ohio, November, page 16
Charles V. Lindsay, November, page 43
Cyclones, dust devils, thermals: Using the Weather tornadoes, November, page 43
John Aldrich, November, page 43
J. George, 43rd US national unlimited class soaring championships, El Mirage, CA, December, page 14
Thermal Soaring
Satellite photo details soaring area: Using the Weather, June, page 40
Wave Soaring
Satellite photo details soaring area: Using the Weather, June, page 40
Motorgliders
Per Weishaupt, CIVV motorgliding report, August, page 11
Larry Haig, Eaglet self-launch update, September, page 4
Icarus II
Icarus motorglider follow-up, March, page 3
Mountain Soaring
A computer conquest of Mt. McKinley?, May, page 5
Tom Elmore, Region five, south, contest, November, page 8

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Obituaries
J.C. Wright, Farewell to a good friend, May, page 4
Alexander Lippisch, May, page 26
S. Starr, July, page 14
Orbiter
Terry White, Gliding the Orbiter, February, page 21

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People
Rudy Allemann
?. Ferguson, Region eight contest, Ephrata, Washington, August, page 9
Wally Scott, Sr., The 1976 Smirnoff derby, August, page 13
Denis Arndt
Lawrence M. Lansburgh, The filming of dawn flight, June, page 14
Richard H. Ball
Richare H. Ball Receives Exceptional Achievement award, April, page 6
Pat Beatty
Jack Lambie, The B-5, an uncompromised sailplane, April, page 23
Paul Bikle
Wally Scott, Sr., The 1976 Smirnoff derby, August, page 13
Ross Briegleb
Wally Scott, Sr., The 1976 Smirnoff derby, August, page 13
Woody Brown
Emil Kissel, Woody's Oahu wahoo wave, February, page 20
Richard Butler
Gren Seibels, The five days of Chester, July, page 16
Ed Butts
Wally Scott, Sr., The 1976 Smirnoff derby, August, page 13
Ed Byars
Judith R. Hutchinson, Region four contest, Frederick, Maryland, August, page 8
Octave Chanute
Eugene E. Hasting, The contribution of Augustus Herring, September, page 37
William B. Cleary
Wally Scott, Sr., The 1976 Smirnoff derby, August, page 13
John Daniell
Region one championships, Warren, Vermont, August, page 7
Richard Divelbiss
Joe Emons, Richard Divelbiss, Winner, region six contest, Ionia, Michigan!, December, page 35
Hannah Duncan
Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Jake Van Dyke
Region seven contest winner, September, page 15
Joe Emons
C. McNay, North region ten contest, January, page 10
Richard Farley, 1st US national 15-meter soaring championships, Bryan, Ohio, November, page 16
William C. Feldbaumer
Lloyd Hunter, Region three championships, Dansvllle, NY, October, page 13
Hugo Fischer
Region eleven contest winner, September, page 13
Marian Fleming
May, page 17
Steve Foreman
1975 Kolstad award winner, February, page 12
The Lincoln Prize, September, page 9
J. George, 43rd US national unlimited class soaring championships, El Mirage, CA, December, page 14
Sam Francis
Region one championships, Warren, Vermont, August, page 7
Kai Gertsen
Lloyd Hunter, Region three championships, Dansvllle, NY, October, page 13
John Gill
L. Licher, 15-meter record claim, October, page 10
John R. Gill
?. Ferguson, Region eight contest, Ephrata, Washington, August, page 9
Ray Gimmey
B. Mohr, 7th national standard class soaring championships, Hutchinson, Kansas, October, page 16
John B. Gravance
Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Ray Gray
C. McNay, North region ten contest, January, page 10
Gary Hagemeister
R.[E.?] Divelbiss, Region six contest, Ionia, Michigan, December, page 35
James Herman
Region one championships, Warren, Vermont, August, page 7
Carl Herold
Region eleven contest winner, September, page 13
A. Knypstra, 1976 Western region sports class contest. El Mirage, CA, December, page 36
Augustus Herring
Eugene E. Hasting, The contribution of Augustus Herring, September, page 37
Bob Hupe
Region seven contest winner, September, page 15
Thomas M. Farr, Jr.
M. Barritt, Foxtrot Zulu, where are you?, July, page 30
?. Ferguson, Region eight contest, Ephrata, Washington, August, page 9
Benjamin S. Kelsey
A. Knypstra, 1976 Western region sports class contest. El Mirage, CA, December, page 36
Robert Kronfeld
P. Riedel, Robert Kronfeld and the first variometer, May, page 25
Jack Laister
Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Douglas Lamont
Douglas Lamont Receives Exceptional Service Award, April, page 6
George Lee
George Lee and Ingo Renner, August, Cover
Tom Page, 15th World Gliding Championships, Rayskala,, September, page 17
Al Leffler
Connie Linke, Region twelve contest, California City Airport, CA, October, page 12
J. George, 43rd US national unlimited class soaring championships, El Mirage, CA, December, page 14
Lloyd M. Licher
SSA executive director resigns, October, page 8
Bennett M. Rogers, The ultimate volunteer, October, page 9
Bob Liebeck
Stan Hall, The Liebeck airfoil, August, page 21
Joseph C. Lincoln
Joseph C. Lincoln Posthumously awarded Eaton Trophy, April, page 6
Eaton trophy awarded posthumously to Joseph C. Lincoln, April, page 6
Edward G. Minghelli
Edward G. Minghelli, Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Moazagotl
A forefather of meteorology?, April, page 5
Robert L. Moore
R.[E.?] Divelbiss, Region six contest, Ionia, Michigan, December, page 35
Babbs Nutt
Babbs Nutt Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Russell Owens
Connie Linke, Region twelve contest, California City Airport, CA, October, page 12
Tom Page
Tom Page Receives Soaring Hall of Fame Award, September, page 9
Dan Pierson
Wally Scott, Sr., The 1976 Smirnoff derby, August, page 13
Derek Piggott
J. Firth, Beginning gliding, by Derek Piggott, June, page 10
Dam Poynter
SSAr to head C.I.V.L., February, page 12
Helmut Reichmann
What's a world championship with no defending champion?, April, page 2
P. Riedel, Robert Kronfeld and the first variometer, May, page 25
Ingo Renner
George Lee and Ingo Renner, August, Cover
Tom Page, 15th World Gliding Championships, Rayskala,, September, page 17
Clive Roberson
Tom Elmore, Region five, south, contest, November, page 8
Robert Root
Dore J. Montes, Thar's gold in them thar hills, March, page 26
Ernest Schweizer
Ernest Schweizer, Receives Exceptional Achievement Award, April, page 6
Wally Scott
Wally Scott ,Winner, Smirnoff derby, July, page 11
Charles Shaw
New 1-26 distance flight! SSA to action, November, page 8
James Smiley
Gren Seibels, The five days of Chester, July, page 16
Bernald S. Smith
Receives Exceptional Service Award, April, page 6
Earl Smith
Connie Linke, Region twelve contest, California City Airport, CA, October, page 12
Ted Smith
New two-place sailplane, September, page 10
Ken Sorenson
Gren Seibels, The five days of Chester, July, page 16
Wallace A. Scott, Sr.
Barringer trophy awarded to Wallace A. Scott, Sr., April, page 6
Karl Striedieck
Claims out and return record, May, page 7
A 1015-mile O&r, July, pages 10,
Sunny Vegso
Sunny Vegso, Director of Development, July, page 10
Cal Walker
Judith R. Hutchinson, Region four contest, Frederick, Maryland, August, page 8
David Welles
Lloyd Hunter, Region three championships, Dansvllle, NY, October, page 13
John Williams
S. Starr, July, page 14
Woody Woodward
Region seven contest winner, September, page 15
Tom Elmore, Region five, south, contest, November, page 8
Performance Calculations
Paul B. MacCready, Jr., Developments in ultralight gliding, June, page 23
Photography
Lawrence M. Lansburgh, The filming of dawn flight, June, page 14
Physiology
William O. Bank, That common cold, March, page 36
FAA medical waivers: Potomac Pipeline, December, page 34
Marijuana and soaring, December, page 41

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Records
Out and return: SSA to action, May, page 7
A 1015-mile O&r, July, pages 10,
L. Licher, 15-meter record claim, October, page 10
Feminine
US national feminine multiplace 100-km speed triangle: SSA to action, August, page 6
Flights
Karl Striedieck, One grand flight, October, pages 25,,,
New 1-26 distance flight! SSA to action, November, page 8

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Safety
Safety on the ridge, January, page 5
J.Emott Caldwell, Good finish, 404, January, page 19
NTSB accident report, January, page 44
Wayne Krebs, Entering thermals, January, page 45
Mid-air collisions: Potomac Pipeline, February, page 14
Richard Schreder, How to enjoy accident-free soaring:, February, page 34
William O. Bank, That common cold, March, page 36
Stephen Du Pont, SSA safety committee chairman, March, page 37
SSA Safety Committee, March, page 37
In thermaling, low is no!, April, page 44
Club safety awareness, May, page 17
Duane Russell, Safety seminar report:, May, pages 43,
Stephen Du Pont, Safety monograph: . Smith, B. S, June, page 9
Bernald S. Smith, Safety monograph, June, page 9
Paul B. MacCready, Jr., Developments in ultralight gliding, June, page 23
Stephen Du Pont, A philosophy of safety, June, page 43
M. Barritt, Foxtrot Zulu, where are you?, July, page 30
Gustav Scheurer, Lessons to be learned, July, page 42
S. DuPont, Landing out in sailplanes, September, page 52
Duster's demise - a flutter case history, October, page 4
Takeoff Advantages of a fixed tail wheel, November, page 3
Solar cells to power glider transponders?, November, page 5
Stephen Du Pont, Landing patterns and right-of-way, November, page 39
Legislation
Robert J. George, Hidden killers, April, page 12
Sailplanes
Vector I status report, February, page 32
A new US 15-meter racer, April, page 9
J. McMasters, Seminar sailplanes, August, page 2
MPA update, October, page 2
A-21
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
AS-K13
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
AS-W 17
M. Barritt, Foxtrot Zulu, where are you?, July, page 30
Karl Striedieck, One grand flight, October, pages 25,,,
B-5
Jack Lambie, The B-5, an uncompromised sailplane, April, page 23
Blanik
Bill Williams, L/D isn't everything, January, page 38
Butusov
E.E. Rusting, "The Butusov Glider"; The contribution of Augustus Herring, September, page 39
C-70
Homebuilding in a factory, April, page 7
Caproni A-21
Airworthiness directives Action required: Caproni A-21, December, page 33
Cirrus B
Richard H. Johnson, Flight test evaluation of the Standard Cirrus B, March, page 20
Classes
Robert N.[H.?] Buck, Defining the club class, September, page 3
Club Class
Needed: a better club class definition, July, page 3
Concept 70
Sumner Davis and R.W. Whelan, Flutter - a case history, March, page 34
Construction
Richard Schreder, Building the HP-18, part three, May, pages 31,10,11,19
DG-100
DG-100 ATC'd, October, page 10
Duster
Duster's demise - a flutter case history, October, page 4
FS-29
P. Lert, translator, The FS-29, a telescoplng-wing sailplane, January, page 21
Glasflugel 604
Richard H. Johnson, Flight test evaluation of the Glasflugel 604, October, page 40
HP-18
HP-18, March, Cover
Richard Schreder, Building the HP-18, part I, March, page 12
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part two, April, page 33
Richard Schreder, Building the HP-18, part three, May, pages 31,10,11,19
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part four, June, page 35
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part five, July, page 20
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part six, August, page 26
Javelin
Javelin in production, March, page 11
KA-6
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
KA-6B
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
KA-6BB
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
KA-6C
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
KA-6CR
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
KA-7
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
KA-8
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
Kestrel
Action required for Kestral, March, page 9
Libelle
Club Libelle ATC'd, January, page 8
Sumner Davis and R.W. Whelan, Flutter - a case history, March, page 34
Libelle rudder flutter fix, May, page 3
LibelleStandard Class
Ray Gimmey, The Standard Libelle, December, page 30
M-100S
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
M-200
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
Minimoa
How the Minimoa got its name, January, page 2
Monarch
Jim Marske, News of the Monarch, June, page 3
Mosquito
Mosquito debut, May, page 9
Robert H. Buck, Flat & Scat, September, page 34
Phoebus
P. Reichert, Get high - stay high, May, page 22
Peter Riedel, Get high - stay high, May, page 22
Pik-20
R.H. Johnson, Slight test evaluation of the PIK-20, September, page 42
Pilatus B-4
Pilatus B-4 wings available, February, page 31
Pioneer
Gus Briegleb, Pioneer lifting-body glider, December, page 3
Rhonbussard
Vintage sailplanes, March, page 22
Rhonlerche II
Action required on: Rhonlerche II and Schweizer 2-33, September, page 8
Salto
Don Knypstra, Salto, Bishop, California, May, Cover
Schemp-Hirth
Nimbus II
Richard H. Johnson, Flight test evaluation of the Nimbus II, April, page 20
Schleicher
AS-W 17
A 1015-mile O&r, July, pages 10,
AS-W 17Test Flying
Richard H. Johnson, A flight test evaluation of the AS-W 17, June, page 30
AS-W 19
First test flight photo, February, page 14
Schweizer
SGS 1-26
Harry V. Senn, Is the 1-26 a diamond sailplane?, February, page 29
Dore J. Montes, Thar's gold in them thar hills, March, page 26
Dawn Flight, June, Cover
Lawrence M. Lansburgh, The filming of dawn flight, June, page 14
391 miles in a 1-26, August, page 6
SGS 1-35
1-35, October, cover
SGS 2-33
2-33, July, cover
Action required on: Rhonlerche II and Schweizer 2-33, September, page 8
2-33's, December, Cover
SF-27A
Actions required for: KA-2B, January, page 7
Soaring Star
New two-place sailplane, September, page 10
Zanonia
Paul Gibson, The Zanonia, December, page 2
Paul Gibson, The Zanonia, December, page 24
Simulation
Einar Enevoldson and Gerard O'Neill, Spot landing from space; the Enterprise, November, pages 12,13
Sites
George D. Worthington, A soaring pilot tries hang gliding, November, page 28
Bishop, California
High Sierra Soaring, Bishop, California open again, April, page 7
Bryan, Ohio
Richard Farley, 1st US national 15-meter soaring championships, Bryan, Ohio, November, page 16
California
P. Reichert, Get high - stay high, May, page 22
Peter Riedel, Get high - stay high, May, page 22
California City, California
Connie Linke, Region twelve contest, California City Airport, CA, October, page 12
Chester, South Carolina
Gren Seibels, The five days of Chester, July, page 16
Dansville, New York
Lloyd Hunter, Region three championships, Dansvllle, NY, October, page 13
El Mirage
Wally Scott, Sr., The 1976 Smirnoff derby, August, page 13
El Mirage, California
J. George, 43rd US national unlimited class soaring championships, El Mirage, CA, December, page 14
A. Knypstra, 1976 Western region sports class contest. El Mirage, CA, December, page 36
Fairfield, Delaware
Soaring sites - Fairfield, Delaware, September, page 49
Florida
Harry V. Senn, Florida soaring weather, April, page 27
Hawaii
Peter Lester and Stanley Dalbec, Preliminary climatology of lee waves for the island of Oahu, Hawaii, February, page 16
Emil Kissel, Woody's Oahu wahoo wave, February, page 20
Hutchinsin, Kansas
B. Mohr, 7th national standard class soaring championships, Hutchinson, Kansas, October, page 16
Warren, Vermont
Region one championships, Warren, Vermont, August, page 7
Soaring Society of America
Bequest bidding results, February, page 11
Lloyd M. Licher, SSA executive director's report, April, page 15
James L. Nash-Webber, "Technical Soaring" resumes publication, May, page 10
John Ryan elected director, June, page 10
Sunny Vegso, Director of Development, July, page 10
SSA 1976 Soaring Directory, September, page 7
SSA executive director resigns, October, page 8
Lloyd M. Licher, SSA executive director's report, October, page 35
Growth of Society membership, October, page 47
SSA symbol revision? The Sunny side, November, page 37
Lawrence Wood, State of the Society, December, page 8
Tom Page, The numbered preferential ballot, December, page 13
S. Vegso, Emblem change: the Sunny side, December, page 38
Directors
Hew Soaring Society directors, February, page 9
Space Flight
Terry White, Gliding the Orbiter, February, page 21
Einar Enevoldson and Gerard O'Neill, Spot landing from space; the Enterprise, November, pages 12,13
Stamps
Soaring stamps, February, page 8
For a US soaring stamp; write!, May, page 4

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Techniques
Mountain Soaring
J. McMasters, Seminar sailplanes, August, page 2
Ridge Soaring
Safety on the ridge, January, page 5
Wave Soaring
Waving it! Teaching Soaring, April, page 41
Placement for best wave lift, June, page 3
Tom Knauff, Stalls Aileron drag: teaching soaring, June, page 44
Towplane performance, July, page 40
Takeoff Advantages of a fixed tail wheel, November, page 3
Test Flying
Gerhard Waibel, Flight testing sailplanes, January, page 14
Richard H. Johnson, Flight test evaluation of the Standard Cirrus B, March, page 20
Richard H. Johnson, Flight test evaluation of the Nimbus II, April, page 20
Richard E. Schreder, Building the HP-18, part six, August, page 26
Flight sessions group, September, page 8
O.W. Nicks, A simple total energy sensor, September, page 30
Richard H. Johnson, Flight test evaluation of the Glasflugel 604, October, page 40
Einar Enevoldson and Gerard O'Neill, Spot landing from space; the Enterprise, November, pages 12,13
Trailers
Wing and trailer resonant "flutter"?, June, page 5
Training
C.F. Harms, "Instructors have fun too!" Teaching soaring, January, page 41
Stephen A. Wallis, Real-time experience: the only teacher, February, page 7
Mike Moore, Being a student again: Teaching Soaring, February, page 35
The joy of soaring, March, page 2
Flight training in a rigid wing ultralight, March, pages 5,
Waving it! Teaching Soaring, April, page 41
Paul B. MacCready, Jr., Developments in ultralight gliding, June, page 23
George D. Worthington, A soaring pilot tries hang gliding, November, page 28
Stephen Du Pont, Landing patterns and right-of-way, November, page 39

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Ultralights
Ultralight flying wing, January, page 2
Flight training in a rigid wing ultralight, March, pages 5,
Larry Haig, American Eaglet, March, page 16
Ultralight flying wing, June, page 2
John Luttrell, Developments in ultralight gliding, June, page 23
Paul B. MacCready, Jr., Developments in ultralight gliding, June, page 23
George D. Worthington, A soaring pilot tries hang gliding, November, page 28
Icarus II
A foot-launched ultralight motorglider, January, page 30

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X-24B
Einar Enevoldson and Gerard O'Neill, Spot landing from space; the Enterprise, November, pages 12,13

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Youth
Gunther Voltz, Soaring's next generation, March, page 33
Helping young people, success story, December, page 5
David Sliwa, Diamonds of the future, December, page 28

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No subject
Dan Halacy, With wings as eagles, April, page 10


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