Soaring Magazine Index for 1988 organized by Subject and Author

Soaring Magazine Index for 1988 organized by Subject and Author

The contents have all been re-entered by hand, so there are going to be typos and confusion between author and subject, etc...
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Department, Columns, or Sections of the magazine are indicated within parentheses '( )'.
Subject, and sub-subject, are indicated within square brackets '[ ]'.

A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, R, S, T, V, W, Y, None
Advertising
Emergency Airworthiness Directive, Grob G-103 and G-103A, February, page 8
Aerobatics
Sailplanes Perform at Reno Air Races, January, page 7
Bob O'Dell, World Sailplane Aerobatic Championships, April, page 19
New Discus K, May, page 6
Dave Puckrin, World Aerobatic Competition '88, May, page 10
Aerodynamics
John Gibson, Basic Stability, January, page 4
Derek Johnson, Slips and Skids and Things, January, page 43
Derek Johnson, Turns Discussed, February, page 34
George Thelen, Soaring Safety Foundation; All Spins Are Not Equal, August, page 39
Lars Helmersson, Ailerons in a Spin, December, page 3
Richard H. Johnson, A Flight Test Evaluation of the AS-H 25, May, page 34
Dr. D.A. Pubus, Discus Flight Analysis, September, page 31
Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs
John C. Johnson, It's Over, January, page 2
Jay Moreland, Any Advice Out There?, January, page 5
Year of the Member Summary, January, page 8
R. Overlock Howe, England and its Gliderports, January, page 23
Norbert Paas, Mine Gold on the Ground & Diamonds in the Sky, January, page 32
Ray Schor, Douglas Soaring Club Begins its 35th Year, January, page 48
National Soaring Museum Announces Its 1988 Exhibit Focus, February, page 6
Dugald Steward, Manipulating the Learning Curve, February, page 40
Catherine Hehir, Requesting Help for an Existing University Club, March, page 3
Barty Bivens, Attention Libelle Pilots, March, page 4
Correction, March, page 11
Don Davis, The Future of Soaring is Now, April, page 2
Eskilstuna International Open, May, page 6
German Youth Gliding Invite, May, page 6
Club News, May, page 9
Records and Badge Camp Planned, May, page 9
Atlanta Soaring Club Goes 'Round the Bend, June, page 8
Attention University Soaring Clubs, June, page 9
Soaring on Campus, June, page 12
Charles Conway, Soaring Expo '88, Museum of Flight, June, page 21
Bob Gaines and Bob Grey, Atlanta '88, July, page 2
Glenn Schemmer, Training Camp Sparks Enthusiasm, July, page 2
Bill McClure, I Broke the $100-a-Day Soaring Habit, July, page 23
Bob Riddle, If There's a Will, There's a Way, July, page 33
Juan Maldelbaum, Inshallah at Djebal Rassas, August, page 28
Fred C. Blair, A Dream Come True, August, page 31
Travelog; Have Glider Rating, Will Travel, October, page 41
Bob Hohanshelt, The Odd Couple, October, page 43
Jack Olson, Northwest Adventure, November, page 3
Sky Soaring Inc, November, page 10
William Carmody, New Club Location, December, page 2
2,000th Aero Tow Celebrated, December, page 7
Travelog, Have Glider Rating, Will Travel, December, page 19
Phil Petmecky, Houston Soaring Association's Summer Vacation, December, page 22
New 1-26 Association Regional Records, June, page 8
The National Soaring Museum's National Landmark and You, February, page 6
Pardon, MrMerboth!, March, page 11
William Schmidt, Want Proceedings Published, November, page 5
SHA Member Reports on Test Flight of Australian Blue Wren, December, page 8
Donald Santee, SHA Western Convention and Workshops, December, page 11
First Annual Western Vintage Sailplane Regatta, May, page 8
Charles Coyne, First Annual West Coast Vintage Sailplane Regatta, October, page 36
Donald Santee, SHA Western Convention and Workshops, December, page 11
Airspace
John Good, Unjustly Accused!, February, page 3
Patricia Valdata, The Ups and Downs of a World Record, February, page 14
Larry Sanderson and Judy Lincoln, Airspace; Glider Access Denied, March, page 17
Judy Lincoln, Perspective, March, page 49
Jon Stark, Play By the Rules, April, page 4
Balloons First! Glider Next?, April, page 8
Hannes Linke, Perspective, April, page 23
Mark and Alice Palmer, Regulations Are For Everyone, May, page 2
Bill Prescott, One of Your Guys, May, page 3
Bob Park, Thanks, Paul Bikle, May, page 3
Judy Lincoln, Technical Foul, May, page 24
Mark Kennedy, "Grounded"; The SSA Responds to a Call for Action, May, page 31
George Davies, CSA Expresses an Opinion, June, page 2
Dick Ohlheiser, Adhere to the Rules, June, page 3
T. Darryl Hickey, The Controversy Continues, June, page 3
Robert Greenblatt, Safety Should Be Promoted, June, page 3
Arleen Coleson, Determination Procedures, June, page 3
Tony Burton, Laughable Precision, June, page 3
Bob Harris, World Record Rebuttal, June, page 3
SSA Staff, View From the Hill; How Congress Looks at NPRM 88-2, June, page 33
John A. Armor, Grey Line Harmony, July, page 16
Judy Lincoln, Notice 88-2; The Final Rule According To Boz, August, page 10
Judy Lincoln, Perspective, August, page 47
Perspective; Double Your Vote, October, page 35
Judy Lincoln, Turn On! Tune In! Drop Out!, October, page 47
Joseph Wolfe, An Answer to Management, November, page 3
Bill Sproull, Perspective, November, page 38
Tom Hardy, Any Comments?, December, page 3
Val Brain, Collision Avoidance, December, page 20
Almquist, Ron
1-26 Nationals, Another Contestant's Tale (Feature Articles) [Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], November, page 25
Altitude Flights
John Good, Unjustly Accused!, February, page 3
Patricia Valdata, The Ups and Downs of a World Record, February, page 14
Jon Stark, Play By the Rules, April, page 4
Larry Manofsky, Regulations Reviews, April, page 6
Mark and Alice Palmer, Regulations Are For Everyone, May, page 2
Michael Pohlig, Congratulations, Bob Harris!, May, page 3
Mike Koerner, Case Closed!, May, page 4
Jim Payne, Correction, Please!, May, page 54
George Davies, CSA Expresses an Opinion, June, page 2
Arleen Coleson, Determination Procedures, June, page 3
Dick Ohlheiser, Adhere to the Rules, June, page 3
T. Darryl Hickey, The Controversy Continues, June, page 3
Tony Burton, Laughable Precision, June, page 3
Bob Harris, World Record Rebuttal, June, page 3
Robert Greenblatt, Safety Should Be Promoted, June, page 3
Franconia Soaring Altitude Challenge, June, page 12
Team Being Formed for 65,000' Altitude Record Attempt by Motorglider, December, page 9
Andrews, David
Safety Conscious (Letters) [Safety; Sailplane Design], December, page 4
Armor, John A.
Grey Line Harmony (Feature Articles) [Safety; Airspace], July, page 16
Awards
CIVV Approves "World" Class; Rejects FAI Statutes, June, page 10
Franconia Soaring Altitude Challenge, June, page 12
Elder Statesman of Aviation Winners Announced, October, page 8
Marshall Claybourn Memorial Award, March, page 11
Edward R. Thornton, Diamond Goal on Saturday and Trying To Catch Walker, Shaw and Baldwin on Wednesday, February, page 36
Lori McCarron, Silver Saga, March, page 23
Records and Badge Camp Planned, May, page 9
Donald Hurd, Current Motorglider Rules, July, page 47
Gordon Glover, Fat City and Other Fantasies, October, page 25
Of Champions, Speed and Friends, July, page 13
Bernald Smith, Carl Herold, and Bertha Ryan, Thanks For the Help, November, page 2
The 86/87 Hilton Cup, April, page 9
Kolstadt Scholarship Winner Announced, January, page 11
Ray Burns and Gordon Boettger, A National Commitment to Soaring, April, page 36
Kolstadt Scholarship for 1987, May, page 8
1987 Lincoln Award Announced by HHSC, August, page 6
Joachim Kuettner OSTIV Award Announced, March, page 10
Mark and Alice Palmer, Regulations Are For Everyone, May, page 2
Michael Pohlig, Congratulations, Bob Harris!, May, page 3
Mike Koerner, Case Closed!, May, page 4
George Davies, CSA Expresses an Opinion, June, page 2
Arleen Coleson, Determination Procedures, June, page 3
Dick Ohlheiser, Adhere to the Rules, June, page 3
T. Darryl Hickey, The Controversy Continues, June, page 3
Robert Greenblatt, Safety Should Be Promoted, June, page 3
Bob Harris, World Record Rebuttal, June, page 3
Tony Burton, Laughable Precision, June, page 3
New 1-26 Association Regional Records, June, page 8
Symons Wave Memorial, December, page 7
Barnard, Don
I Remember When (Feature Articles) [History], September, page 36
Barnett, Gary
Sailplane in Field of Flowers (Covers), May, cover
Barrett, Larry and Jane
Taking Responsibility (Letters) [Commercial Operations; Philosophy of Soaring; Safety], January, page 3
Bartell, Bill
Apologies! Apologies! (Letters) [Launching\Towing; Safety], January, page 3
Benedict, Norman S. (a.k.a. Norman Benedict)
New Study Being Formed (Letters) [Launching\Towing], March, page 3
Future Aerial Towing (Letters) [Techniques\Cloud Flying; Launching\Towing; History], June, page 6
Bivens, Barty
Attention Libelle Pilots (Letters) [Sailplanes\Libelle; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Competitions\Sports Class], March, page 4
Blackmon, Deborah
Attention Owners of Pioneer Chutes (Letters) [Parachutes; Safety], April, page 3
Blair, Fred C.
A Dream Come True (Feature Articles) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Instruction], August, page 31
Blank, Nancy
Lark Over El Paso (Covers) [Sailplanes\Lark], December, cover
Boettger, Gordon; with Ray Burns
A National Commitment to Soaring (Feature Articles) [Awards\Kolstad Scholarship and Awards; International; Instruction], April, page 36
Book Reviews
New Book Reviewed, March, page 10
Voyager Manuscript Published, June, page 9
Victor Saudek, Book Review; Glider Mail, June, page 11
Wings Like Eagles; The Story of Soaring in the United States, September, page 11
Glider Mail, October, page 11
Bowman, Clem
Anatomy of a Crash (Feature Articles) [Safety\Accidents/Incidents], October, page 13
Brain, Val
Visibility Blackout (Feature Articles) [Sailplane Design; Safety], October, page 22
Collision Avoidance (Safety Corner) [Safety; Airspace; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], December, page 20
Bryan, W.C.
Some Thoughts on Landing (Safety Corner) [Safety], July, page 49
Bundy, Francis P. (a.k.a. F.P. Bundy, Francis Bundy)
Flight No. 7000 (Feature Articles), November, page 20
Burns, Ray; with Gordon Boettger
A National Commitment to Soaring (Feature Articles) [Awards\Kolstad Scholarship and Awards; International; Instruction], April, page 36
Burr, Howard
The New Zealand Glider Homestay Experience (Feature Articles) [International], October, page 32
Burton, Tony
Laughable Precision (Letters) [Airspace; Safety; Instrumentation; Awards\Records and Record Flights; Altitude Flights; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], June, page 3
CIVV
New "World" Class To Be Proposed, February, page 4
Jerry Finch and Stan Stoy, Interested in "World" Class?, June, page 6
CIVV Approves "World" Class; Rejects FAI Statutes, June, page 10
SSA Staff, Proposal for a New Single-Type Glider Class, November, page 46
Camps
Glenn Schemmer, Training Camp Sparks Enthusiasm, July, page 2
Carmody, William
New Club Location (Letters) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], December, page 2
Casamajor, Gordon
Amen! Tom Cooper (Letters) [Instruction; Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], February, page 2
Chardon, Felix A. (a.k.a. F.A. Chardon, Felix Chardon)
Franklin PS-2 Information (Letters) [Construction & How-To; Vintage Aircraft; Sailplanes\Franklin PS-2], June, page 6
Coleson, Arleen (a.k.a. A. Coleson)
Determination Procedures (Letters) [Altitude Flights; Airspace; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Awards\Records and Record Flights; Instrumentation; Safety], June, page 3
Commercial Operations
Larry and Jane Barrett, Taking Responsibility, January, page 3
Sailplanes Perform at Reno Air Races, January, page 7
Year of the Member Summary, January, page 8
Congratulations Lenox Flight School, February, page 7
Rosalie Pryor and James Dean, Geared Up and Ready To Go in '88, April, page 4
Eric Striedieck, The Calistoga Soaring Center; 20 Years of Soaring Excellence, April, page 43
David Howard, Hats Off To Good Instructors, May, page 4
Pat Costello, FBO Free-Lance Flight Instructors Insurance, May, page 19
Soar Hawaii Entertains Special Guests, June, page 9
Trish Durbin, New Contest Site in Sight, June, page 17
Glenn Schemmer, Training Camp Sparks Enthusiasm, July, page 2
Fly in Ranches, September, page 7
Travelog; Have Glider Rating, Will Travel, October, page 41
Travelog, Have Glider Rating, Will Travel, December, page 19
Communications
Gene Hammond, Utilizing Common Sense, April, page 6
Phil Ramsden, Pre-Flight Education, June, page 4
Bob Harris, Window Information, July, page 3
New FAX Capacity, July, page 4
Competitions
Billy Hill, A Racing Summer, May, page 43
Trish Durbin, New Contest Site in Sight, June, page 17
Of Champions, Speed and Friends, July, page 13
Credit Where Credit is Due, January, page 7
Records Program Expanded, January, page 10
1-26 Association News, March, page 11
Marshall Claybourn Memorial Award, March, page 11
1-26 Champion Status Clarified, April, page 8
Lew Neyland, Thanks! Bill Hill, July, page 22
Gordon Glover, Fat City and Other Fantasies, October, page 25
George McManus, 1-26 Nationals, The Contestant's Tale, November, page 23
John Latson, 1-26 Nationals, The Towpilot's Tale, November, page 24
Ron Almquist, 1-26 Nationals, Another Contestant's Tale, November, page 25
Paul Sampson, 1-26 Nationals, the Retriever's Tale, November, page 25
Charlie Spratt, 1-26 Nationals, the Start Gate Officials Tale, November, page 25
Jim Payne, Wiener Neustadt; a Scouting Report, June, page 24
The Fortieth Annual Wright Memorial Glider Meet, August, page 8
1st US. National Auxiliary Powered Sailplane Championships Scheduled, April, page 9
The 1987 US. National & Regional Champions, January, page 30
Bill Sproull, Perspective, November, page 38
Hal Lattimore, Fifteen Meter Contest Fire, June, page 4
Robert Grey, 15-Meter Nationals, September, page 17
Pete Williams, The Buzzin' Dozen; The First US National Auxiliary-Powered Soaring Championships, November, page 14
Mark Kennedy, 4th Sports Class Nationals, September, page 24
The 1987 US. National & Regional Champions, January, page 30
Region Four South Soaring Championships, March, page 7
1987 Region 12 Soaring Contest, March, page 9
North Region 5 Black Friday, July, page 4
1988 Region Nine Championships, September, page 9
Region 11 Soaring Championships, September, page 10
The 1988 Region 1 Contest, October, page 9
1988 Region Seven Soaring Championships, November, page 10
Region 8; The Contest That Tried but Couldn't, November, page 11
Terry Michaud, A New Crew's Perspective, December, page 33
Barty Bivens, Attention Libelle Pilots, March, page 4
Phil Petmecky, Houston Soaring Association's Summer Vacation, December, page 22
Team Manager Named for 1989 Internationals, March, page 10
US Team Activities, April, page 8
Construction & How-To
F.A. Chardon, Franklin PS-2 Information, June, page 6
Carl Osojnak, Bucky, August, page 23
George Thelen, Aussie Air Show and Gliding Symposium, September, page 7
Fred Daams, A Facelift For An AS-W 12 or An Old Girl, November, page 5
Donald Santee, SHA Western Convention and Workshops, December, page 11
Conventions
SSA Attends AOPA Convention, January, page 7
Focus on Atlanta '88, February, page 5
Terry Frazier, Convention '88, May, page 13
Self-Launching Sailplane Pilot's Association Formed, June, page 8
Oskosh Air Show, June, page 8
Help Wanted!, October, page 8
William Schmidt, Want Proceedings Published, November, page 5
Donald Santee, SHA Western Convention and Workshops, December, page 11
Conway, Charles
Soaring Expo '88, Museum of Flight (Feature Articles) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Museums], June, page 21
Costello, Pat
Insurance, Will It Be There When Needed? (Feature Articles) [Insurance], April, page 32
FBO Free-Lance Flight Instructors Insurance (Feature Articles) [Commercial Operations], May, page 19
Coyne, Charles
First Annual West Coast Vintage Sailplane Regatta (Feature Articles) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\VSA; Vintage Aircraft; History], October, page 36
Crewing
Trish Durbin, Soaring for Diamonds, Crewing for Peanuts, March, page 15
Terry Michaud, A New Crew's Perspective, December, page 33
Daams, Fred
A Facelift For An AS-W 12 or An Old Girl (Letters) [Construction & How-To], November, page 5
Davies, George
CSA Expresses an Opinion (Letters) [Safety; Altitude Flights; Awards\Records and Record Flights; Airspace; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], June, page 2
Davis, Don
The Future of Soaring is Now (Letters) [Launching; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], April, page 2
Dean, James
Appropriate Training (Letters) [Safety; Philosophy of Soaring], June, page 7
Dean, James; with Rosalie Pryor
Geared Up and Ready To Go in '88 (Letters) [Soaring Society of America; Commercial Operations], April, page 4
Dion, Warren
Precious Energy (Letters) [Theory of Soaring Flight], July, page 2
Our Apologies (Letters) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], July, page 3
Dreeben, Dan
Another Safety Idea (Letters) [Safety; Launching\Towing; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], July, page 3
Driessen, Jan
Why Soar Montague (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], August, page 19
Durbin, Trish
Soaring for Diamonds, Crewing for Peanuts (Feature Articles) [Crewing], March, page 15
New Contest Site in Sight (Feature Articles) [Commercial Operations; Competitions], June, page 17
Edam, Donald
Up There (Poem) (Letters) [Literature; Philosophy of Soaring], April, page 4
Elmore, Tom (a.k.a. T. Elmore)
Confusion Explained (Letters) [Launching\Towing], November, page 2
FAI
Dave Puckrin, World Aerobatic Competition '88, May, page 10
CIVV Approves "World" Class; Rejects FAI Statutes, June, page 10
Donald Hurd, Current Motorglider Rules, July, page 47
Fahmi, Kareem
A Little 1-26 Named Snoopy (Feature Articles) [Youth; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], December, page 39
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Patricia Valdata, The Ups and Downs of a World Record, February, page 14
Larry Sanderson, Perspective, Back to Basics, February, page 46
Larry Sanderson and Judy Lincoln, Airspace; Glider Access Denied, March, page 17
Judy Lincoln, Perspective, March, page 49
Larry Manofsky, Regulations Reviews, April, page 6
CFIG Clinics, April, page 8
Hannes Linke, Perspective, April, page 23
Paul Schweizer, Some Thoughts on Maintenance and Safety, April, page 46
Mark and Alice Palmer, Regulations Are For Everyone, May, page 2
Bob Park, Thanks, Paul Bikle, May, page 3
Mike Koerner, Case Closed!, May, page 4
Another NPRM, May, page 8
Judy Lincoln, Technical Foul, May, page 24
Mark Kennedy, "Grounded"; The SSA Responds to a Call for Action, May, page 31
George Thelen, FAA Identification Information, May, page 48
Jim Payne, Correction, Please!, May, page 54
George Davies, CSA Expresses an Opinion, June, page 2
Robert Greenblatt, Safety Should Be Promoted, June, page 3
Bob Harris, World Record Rebuttal, June, page 3
Arleen Coleson, Determination Procedures, June, page 3
Tony Burton, Laughable Precision, June, page 3
Dick Ohlheiser, Adhere to the Rules, June, page 3
T. Darryl Hickey, The Controversy Continues, June, page 3
ID Info, June, page 10
SSA Staff, View From the Hill; How Congress Looks at NPRM 88-2, June, page 33
Judy Lincoln, Notice 88-2; The Final Rule According To Boz, August, page 10
Judy Lincoln, Perspective, August, page 47
Perspective; Double Your Vote, October, page 35
Bill Sproull, Perspective, November, page 38
John Joss, More on Mode C, December, page 2
Jack Fletcher, Should FAA Toughen Up Its Act?, December, page 6
Val Brain, Collision Avoidance, December, page 20
Fennig, J.S.
An Opposing View (Letters) [Instruction; Philosophy of Soaring], June, page 7
Ferguson, Jack
Interesting Explanation (Letters) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], May, page 3
Finch, Jerry; with Stan Stoy
Interested in "World" Class? (Letters) [CIVV; International], June, page 6
Firth, John (a.k.a. J. Firth)
Thank You, Jack Greene (Letters) [Instrumentation], December, page 2
Fletcher, Jack
Simple Language, Please (Letters) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], June, page 4
Should FAA Toughen Up Its Act? (Letters) [Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], December, page 6
Flying Wing
What is TWITT?, November, page 10
Foucher, Fred
Point of View (Covers), April, Covers
Fourcher, Fred
A Clearer Message (Letters) [Safety; Techniques\Cloud Flying], May, page 2
Franklin, Charles
The Uncle Wally Stories (Feature Articles) [Launching\Towing; History], November, page 47
Frazier, Terry
The Winston Challenge; Soar America (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], April, page 29
Convention '88 (Feature Articles) [Conventions; Soaring Society of America], May, page 13
The Eagle Has Landed; Confessions of a PR Pilot (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], September, page 20
The Eagle Has Landed; Confessions of a PR Pilot, Part II (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], October, page 15
Gaines, Robert E. (a.k.a. Robert Gaines, Bob Gaines, R. Gaines); with Robert Grey (a.k.a. Bob Grey and B. Grey)
Atlanta '88 (Letters) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], July, page 2
Gallagher, William
NSM Breaks Ground for New 12,000 Square Foot Expansion (Feature Articles) [Museums], October, page 39
Gibson, John C. (a.k.a. John Gibson)
Basic Stability (Letters) [Aerodynamics], January, page 4
Ginther, Dean
Early Impressions (Letters) [Youth], December, page 6
Glover, Gordon
Fat City and Other Fantasies (Feature Articles) [Awards\Badge Flights; Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], October, page 25
Good, John F. (a.k.a. John Good)
Unjustly Accused! (Letters) [Airspace; Altitude Flights], February, page 3
Greenblatt, Robert (a.k.a. Bob Greenblatt)
Safety Should Be Promoted (Letters) [Awards\Records and Record Flights; Airspace; Safety; Altitude Flights; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], June, page 3
Greene, Jack
A Simple Little Tube with a Hole at One End (Feature Articles) [Theory of Soaring Flight; Instrumentation], August, page 33
Grey, Robert (a.k.a. Bob Grey, B. Grey)
15-Meter Nationals (Feature Articles) [Competitions\National\15-Meter], September, page 17
Grey, Robert (a.k.a. Bob Grey, B. Grey); with Robert E. Gaines (a.k.a. Robert Gaines, Bob Gaines and R. Gaines)
Atlanta '88 (Letters) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], July, page 2
Gudgel, Dan
Emergency Situation; Double Release Failure, Landing-On-Tow (Feature Articles) [Safety; Launching\Towing], May, page 29
Hamilton, Rob
My First Solo, Owl Canyon Sailplane Youth Camp [Instruction; Youth], June, page 28
Hammond, E. Gene (a.k.a. Gene Hammond)
Preflight Duties (Safety Corner) [Instruction; Safety], January, page 44
Utilizing Common Sense (Letters) [Communications; Launching\Towing; Radios; Safety], April, page 6
Hardy, Tom
Any Comments? (Letters) [Airspace; Instrumentation], December, page 3
Harris, Bob
More Encouragement (Letters) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], March, page 4
World Record Rebuttal (Letters) [Safety; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Awards\Records and Record Flights; Airspace; Altitude Flights], June, page 3
Window Information (Letters) [Communications; Techniques\Wave Flying], July, page 3
Perspective [Soaring Society of America\Directors], December, page 48
Hehir, Catherine
Requesting Help for an Existing University Club (Letters) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; International], March, page 3
Helmersson, Lars
Ailerons in a Spin (Letters) [Aerodynamics], December, page 3
Herold, Carl; with Bernald S. Smith (a.k.a. Bernald Smith, B. Smith, B.S. Smith), Bertha M. Ryan (a.k.a. Bertha Ryan, B.M. Ryan and B. Ryan)
Thanks For the Help (Letters) [Awards\Badges], November, page 2
Hickey, T. Darryl
The Controversy Continues (Letters) [Awards\Records and Record Flights; Altitude Flights; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Safety; Airspace], June, page 3
Hill, William G. (a.k.a. Bill Hill, Billy Hill, W.G. Hill, William Hill)
Soaring the West Slope (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Wave Flying; Launching\Winches], January, page 16
A Racing Summer (Feature Articles) [Philosophy of Soaring; Instrumentation; Physiology\Medical Condition; Competitions], May, page 43
Hinds, Vince
NSF Scout Jamboree (Feature Articles) [Instruction; Youth], July, page 14
Hines, Steve
Minimoa on Tow [Illustration], January, page 5
Cockpit Illustration [Illustration], January, page 12
History
Gren Seibels, Red Wright Remembers, January, page 26
Paul Schweizer, Olympics and the SSA, January, page 36
Ray Schor, Douglas Soaring Club Begins its 35th Year, January, page 48
National Soaring Museum Announces Its 1988 Exhibit Focus, February, page 6
The National Soaring Museum's National Landmark and You, February, page 6
15th Internationale Segelflug Oltimer-Rallye, February, page 8
Gren Seibels, Red Wright Remembers, Part II, February, page 17
William Malpas, An Open Letter to Paul Schweizer, March, page 2
Paul Schweizer, An Informative Response, March, page 2
Correction, March, page 11
Robert J. Welliever, The Dowager Queen, March, page 12
Gren Seibels, Red Wright Remembers, Part III, March, page 39
Lou Rehr, History Repeats Itself, April, page 2
Jimmy Kramer, Old #43 Still Going Strong, April, page 3
Walter Setz, SSA and the Olympics, April, page 5
Pete Williams, Is There a SLHPS in Your Future?, April, page 24
Eskilstuna International Open, May, page 6
Norman Benedict, Future Aerial Towing, June, page 6
Victor Saudek, Book Review; Glider Mail, June, page 11
Over 1,000 Visit Opening of NSM's 1988 Exhibit, August, page 5
Walter Snell, As I Remember, August, page 15
Carl Osojnak, Bucky, August, page 23
Wings Like Eagles; The Story of Soaring in the United States, September, page 11
Don Barnard, I Remember When, September, page 36
Charles Coyne, First Annual West Coast Vintage Sailplane Regatta, October, page 36
Paul Schweizer, Olympics and the SSA, November, page 43
Charles Franklin, The Uncle Wally Stories, November, page 47
Hohanshelt, Bob
The Odd Couple (Feature Articles) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Humor], October, page 43
Holoubek, Andy
The Back Seat Perspective (Feature Articles) [Instruction], April, page 15
Sunday Prelude (Feature Articles) [Philosophy of Soaring], July, page 42
Homebuilts & Homebuilding
Pardon, MrMerboth!, March, page 11
Carl Osojnak, Bucky, August, page 23
William Schmidt, Want Proceedings Published, November, page 5
SHA Member Reports on Test Flight of Australian Blue Wren, December, page 8
Donald Santee, SHA Western Convention and Workshops, December, page 11
Howard, David
Hats Off To Good Instructors (Letters) [Instruction; Commercial Operations], May, page 4
Howe, R. Overlock
England and its Gliderports (Feature Articles) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; International; Vintage Aircraft], January, page 23
Humor
Bob Whelan, Great Moments in History, April, page 10
Bob Hohanshelt, The Odd Couple, October, page 43
George McManus, Shakespeare Revisited, December, page 2
New Threat to Fiberglass Sailplanes, December, page 9
Gary Kemp, The MAD Pilot, December, page 15
Hurd, Donald
Current Motorglider Rules [FAI; Motorgliders; Awards\Badge Flights], July, page 47
Hurley, Terry
The Old Man and the Sky (Feature Articles) [Literature], August, page 25
Illustration
Jack Olson, Vintage Glider over City, January, page 4
Steve Hines, Minimoa on Tow, January, page 5
Steve Hines, Cockpit Illustration, January, page 12
Bob Whelan, Great Moments in History, April, page 10
Harry Miltner, David C, May, page 21
Richard H. Johnson, A Flight Test Evaluation of the AS-H 25, May, page 34
Jack Olson, Watercolor, St. Ignatius, June, cover
Harry V. Senn, Do Thermals Rotate?, June, page 42
Inskeep, Danny
You're Never Too Young (Letters) [Youth], May, page 4
Instruction
Jerome Layton, Simplification Please!, January, page 5
Gene Hammond, Preflight Duties, January, page 44
Gordon Casamajor, Amen! Tom Cooper, February, page 2
Len Yerger, You're Never Too Old!, February, page 3
Congratulations Lenox Flight School, February, page 7
Derek Johnson, Turns Discussed, February, page 34
Robert Morse, Looking for an Honest Man, March, page 3
Robert J. Welliever, The Dowager Queen, March, page 12
Steve Sampson, Request for Higher Safety Standards, April, page 2
Anne Neilsen, A Concerned Instructor, April, page 4
CFIG Clinics, April, page 8
Andy Holoubek, The Back Seat Perspective, April, page 15
Ray Burns and Gordon Boettger, A National Commitment to Soaring, April, page 36
David Howard, Hats Off To Good Instructors, May, page 4
J.S. Fennig, An Opposing View, June, page 7
Norma Ravnsborg, Encourage Youth to Soar, If Your Dare, June, page 27
Rob Hamilton, My First Solo, Owl Canyon Sailplane Youth Camp, June, page 28
Glenn Schemmer, Training Camp Sparks Enthusiasm, July, page 2
Vince Hinds, NSF Scout Jamboree, July, page 14
Fred C. Blair, A Dream Come True, August, page 31
Robin Mayr, Keep the Dream Alive, October, page 28
George Thelen, Low Time Pilots, Low Price Sailplanes, October, page 45
Instrumentation
Ann Neilsen, Back to Basics, January, page 3
Judy Lincoln, Technical Foul, May, page 24
George Thelen, Human Emergency Locator Transmitter Can Save Lives, May, page 42
Billy Hill, A Racing Summer, May, page 43
Arleen Coleson, Determination Procedures, June, page 3
Tony Burton, Laughable Precision, June, page 3
Harry V. Senn, Do Thermals Rotate?, June, page 42
Jack Greene, A Simple Little Tube with a Hole at One End, August, page 33
George Thelen, Aussie Air Show and Gliding Symposium, September, page 7
John Firth, Thank You, Jack Greene, December, page 2
John Joss, More on Mode C, December, page 2
Tom Hardy, Any Comments?, December, page 3
Insurance
Pat Costello, Insurance, Will It Be There When Needed?, April, page 32
International
R. Overlock Howe, England and its Gliderports, January, page 23
Norbert Paas, Mine Gold on the Ground & Diamonds in the Sky, January, page 32
New "World" Class To Be Proposed, February, page 4
15th Internationale Segelflug Oltimer-Rallye, February, page 8
Dugald Steward, Manipulating the Learning Curve, February, page 40
Catherine Hehir, Requesting Help for an Existing University Club, March, page 3
Michael L. Shakman, Learning Mountain Flying in the French Alps, March, page 45
Bob O'Dell, World Sailplane Aerobatic Championships, April, page 19
Ray Burns and Gordon Boettger, A National Commitment to Soaring, April, page 36
Eskilstuna International Open, May, page 6
Dave Puckrin, World Aerobatic Competition '88, May, page 10
Jerry Finch and Stan Stoy, Interested in "World" Class?, June, page 6
Self-Launching Sailplane Pilot's Association Formed, June, page 8
Soaring's Contribution to the Wasserkuppe Museum, June, page 9
CIVV Approves "World" Class; Rejects FAI Statutes, June, page 10
Jim Payne, Wiener Neustadt; a Scouting Report, June, page 24
SSA Technical Board Role, World Class Sailplane Concept, July, page 6
Larry Sanderson, The 3rd Hitachi Masters of Soaring; a Story of People, July, page 7
Judy Lincoln, That's What Friends Are For, July, page 12
Of Champions, Speed and Friends, July, page 13
Bob Riddle, If There's a Will, There's a Way, July, page 33
Juan Maldelbaum, Inshallah at Djebal Rassas, August, page 28
XXI OSTIV Congress, September, page 8
Howard Burr, The New Zealand Glider Homestay Experience, October, page 32
Jackson, Bruce
Hoping for Restoration of Vital Program (Letters) [Meteorology], May, page 2
Jagr, Joseph
The Last Black Forest Adventure (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], September, page 13
Janco, Bob
Hot Seat Explained (Letters) [Safety], November, page 2
Johnson, Derek P. (a.k.a. Derek Johnson)
One Man's View From the Back Seat (Feature Articles) [Philosophy of Soaring; Sailplane Design; Youth; Launching], January, page 40
Slips and Skids and Things (Safety Corner) [Safety; Aerodynamics], January, page 43
Turns Discussed (Feature Articles) [Aerodynamics; Instruction], February, page 34
Johnson, John C.
It's Over (Letters) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], January, page 2
Johnson, Richard H. (a.k.a. Dick Johnson, Richard Johnson, R.H. Johnson, R. Johnson)
A Flight Test Evaluation of the AS-H 25 (Feature Articles) [Sailplanes\Schleicher\AS-H 25; Aerodynamics\Flight Tests; Pilot Reports; Illustration], May, page 34
Joss, John
More on Mode C (Letters) [Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Instrumentation], December, page 2
Kemp, Gary F. (a.k.a. Gary Kemp)
Fatigue and Decision Making (Feature Articles) [Physiology\Medical Condition; Safety], May, page 28
The MAD Pilot (Feature Articles) [Humor; Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], December, page 15
Kennedy, Mark
"Grounded"; The SSA Responds to a Call for Action (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America\Directors; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Airspace], May, page 31
Perspective, Soaring Magazine [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], July, page 45
4th Sports Class Nationals (Feature Articles) [Competitions\National\Sports Class], September, page 24
Koerner, Mike
Case Closed! (Letters) [Altitude Flights; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Awards\Records and Record Flights], May, page 4
Kramer, Jimmy
Old #43 Still Going Strong (Letters) [History], April, page 3
Latson, John
1-26 Nationals, The Towpilot's Tale (Feature Articles) [Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], November, page 24
Lattimore, Hal
Fifteen Meter Contest Fire (Letters) [Competitions\National\15-Meter], June, page 4
Launching
Derek Johnson, One Man's View From the Back Seat, January, page 40
Don Davis, The Future of Soaring is Now, April, page 2
Lou Rehr, History Repeats Itself, April, page 2
Les Sebald, New Rope Vendor, July, page 2
George Thelen, Radio Required, February, page 47
Phil Petmecky, Rudder Wag a Standard Signal?, April, page 5
Bill Bartell, Apologies! Apologies!, January, page 3
Phil Petmecky, More on Basic Communication, January, page 3
Ann Neilsen, Back to Basics, January, page 3
Sailplanes Perform at Reno Air Races, January, page 7
Norman S. Benedict, New Study Being Formed, March, page 3
Gene Hammond, Utilizing Common Sense, April, page 6
Dan Gudgel, Emergency Situation; Double Release Failure, Landing-On-Tow, May, page 29
Norman Benedict, Future Aerial Towing, June, page 6
Dan Dreeben, Another Safety Idea, July, page 3
George Thelen, Tow Ropes, August, page 44
Tom Elmore, Confusion Explained, November, page 2
Charles Franklin, The Uncle Wally Stories, November, page 47
2,000th Aero Tow Celebrated, December, page 7
Bill Hill, Soaring the West Slope, January, page 16
Bob Riddle, If There's a Will, There's a Way, July, page 33
The George Hurst Level Winder, July, page 46
Layton, Jerome K. (a.k.a. Jerome Layton)
Simplification Please! (Letters) [Instruction; Youth; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], January, page 5
Leffingwell, Rick
It's All Relative (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Wave Flying], December, page 34
Lieberman, Aubrey
Sea Breeze Soaring [Motorgliders], February, page 13
Lincoln, Judy
Perspective [Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Airspace], March, page 49
Technical Foul (Feature Articles) [Instrumentation; Airspace; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], May, page 24
That's What Friends Are For (Feature Articles) [International], July, page 12
Notice 88-2; The Final Rule According To Boz (Feature Articles) [Airspace; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], August, page 10
Perspective [Soaring Society of America; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Airspace], August, page 47
Turn On! Tune In! Drop Out! [Airspace; Radios], October, page 47
Lincoln, Judy; with Larry Sanderson
Airspace; Glider Access Denied (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Airspace], March, page 17
Lindgren, Paul
Cockpit Safety? (Letters) [Safety; Sailplane Design], June, page 4
Linke, Hannes
Perspective [Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Airspace; Soaring Society of America], April, page 23
Literature
Donald Edam, Up There (Poem), April, page 4
1987 Lincoln Award Announced by HHSC, August, page 6
Terry Hurley, The Old Man and the Sky, August, page 25
Craig Shaber, Ode To a Dream, September, page 41
R.D. Whipple, Silent Wings, September, page 44
Robin Mayr, Keep the Dream Alive, October, page 28
George McManus, Shakespeare Revisited, December, page 2
Robert Welliever, The Kid, December, page 45
Lohre, Chuck
1-26 in Sunset (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], October, cover
Maier, Steve
Dreams Do Come True (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America], January, page 14
Maintenance and Improvements
Phil Petmecky, An Enclosure Disclosure, April, page 6
Paul Schweizer, Some Thoughts on Maintenance and Safety, April, page 46
Dan Pierson, Attention Diamant Owners, May, page 5
Les Sebald, New Rope Vendor, July, page 2
Charge Your Batteries with Sunshine, October, page 49
Maldelbaum, Juan
Inshallah at Djebal Rassas (Feature Articles) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; International], August, page 28
Malpas, William (a.k.a. Bill Malpas)
An Open Letter to Paul Schweizer (Letters) [Museums; Vintage Aircraft; History], March, page 2
Manofsky, Larry
Regulations Reviews (Letters) [Altitude Flights; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Safety], April, page 6
Mayr, Robin
Keep the Dream Alive (Feature Articles) [Instruction; Literature], October, page 28
Mazur, Peter
Some Variety Requested (Letters) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], June, page 5
McCarron, Lori
Silver Saga (Feature Articles) [Awards\Badge Flights; Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], March, page 23
McClure, Bill
I Broke the $100-a-Day Soaring Habit (Feature Articles) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], July, page 23
McElwee, Bill
Holy Mountain (Feature Articles), June, page 40
McManus, George
1-26 Nationals, The Contestant's Tale (Feature Articles) [Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], November, page 23
Shakespeare Revisited (Letters) [Literature; Humor], December, page 2
Meteorology
Bruce Jackson, Hoping for Restoration of Vital Program, May, page 2
Harry V. Senn, Do Thermals Rotate?, June, page 42
George Thelen, Aussie Air Show and Gliding Symposium, September, page 7
Hans Tormolen, What Are Thermals? The Hans Tormolen Theory, July, page 40
Meyer, Alan
Ready To Fly (Feature Articles) [Philosophy of Soaring], July, page 36
Michaud, Terry
A New Crew's Perspective (Feature Articles) [Competitions\Regional; Crewing], December, page 33
Michener, Bob
Soaring Safaris in Colorado? (Letters) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], June, page 4
Miller, Vince
Sailplane Over Wester Cascades in Washington (Covers), February, cover
Miltner, Harry
David C (Feature Articles) [Obituaries; Illustration], May, page 21
Moreland, Jay
Any Advice Out There? (Letters) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Youth], January, page 5
Morse, Robert
Looking for an Honest Man (Letters) [Instruction], March, page 3
Motorgliders
National Soaring Museum Announces Its 1988 Exhibit Focus, February, page 6
Aubrey Lieberman, Sea Breeze Soaring, February, page 13
Pete Williams, Is There a SLHPS in Your Future?, April, page 24
J.C. Treager, Limbach Engine Alert, June, page 6
Self-Launching Sailplane Pilot's Association Formed, June, page 8
CIVV Approves "World" Class; Rejects FAI Statutes, June, page 10
Donald Hurd, Current Motorglider Rules, July, page 47
Over 1,000 Visit Opening of NSM's 1988 Exhibit, August, page 5
Self-Launching Sailplane Pilot's Association Update, August, page 6
Breakthrough in Self-Launching Sailplane Technology Announced, August, page 7
Carl Osojnak, Bucky, August, page 23
SLSPA; a Growing Organization, September, page 7
Alex Strojnik, Si Siamo Pronti!, November, page 4
SHA Member Reports on Test Flight of Australian Blue Wren, December, page 8
Schempp-Hirth Turbo-Family Completed, December, page 8
Team Being Formed for 65,000' Altitude Record Attempt by Motorglider, December, page 9
Donald Santee, SHA Western Convention and Workshops, December, page 11
John Reinhardt, The Story of the HB-23 Hobbyliner, December, page 41
Yvonne Sanderson, Grob 109-B over the Statue of Liberty, January, cover
Museums
Paul Schweizer, Olympics and the SSA, January, page 36
National Soaring Museum Announces Its 1988 Exhibit Focus, February, page 6
William Malpas, An Open Letter to Paul Schweizer, March, page 2
Paul Schweizer, An Informative Response, March, page 2
Charles Conway, Soaring Expo '88, Museum of Flight, June, page 21
Over 1,000 Visit Opening of NSM's 1988 Exhibit, August, page 5
1987 Lincoln Award Announced by HHSC, August, page 6
William Gallagher, NSM Breaks Ground for New 12,000 Square Foot Expansion, October, page 39
Paul Schweizer, Olympics and the SSA, November, page 43
Neilsen, Ann
Back to Basics (Letters) [Safety; Instrumentation; Launching\Towing], January, page 3
Neilsen, Anne
A Concerned Instructor (Letters) [Instruction], April, page 4
Neyland, Lew
Thanks! Bill Hill (Letters) [Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], July, page 22
No subject
Vince Miller, Sailplane Over Wester Cascades in Washington, February, cover
Fred Foucher, Point of View, April, Covers
Gary Barnett, Sailplane in Field of Flowers, May, cover
Bill McElwee, Holy Mountain, June, page 40
Chris Woods, Gabriel Chenevoy of France in Flight, July, cover
Craig West, In Flight Over San Francisco Bay, August, cover
F.P. Bundy, Flight No. 7000, November, page 20
O'Dell, Bob
World Sailplane Aerobatic Championships (Feature Articles) [International; Aerobatics], April, page 19
OSTIV
What is OSTIV?, January, page 7
New "World" Class To Be Proposed, February, page 4
Technical Soaring, May, page 7
CIVV Approves "World" Class; Rejects FAI Statutes, June, page 10
XXI OSTIV Congress, September, page 8
Bill Sproull, Perspective, November, page 38
Obituaries
In Memoriam; Galen Asher, March, page 10
Dutch Pilot Dies; Kees Musters, March, page 11
In Memoriam; John Carver, April, page 8
In Memoriam; Larry Lachina, May, page 6
Harry Miltner, David C, May, page 21
In Memoriam; Mark Devereaux, June, page 8
In Memoriam; Walter W. Bogie, August, page 7
In Memoriam; Alden G. Wilson, August, page 8
In Memoriam; Virginia Loeb, September, page 7
In Memoriam; Melvin Heter, September, page 7
In Memoriam; Ray Schor, October, page 9
In Memoriam; Pete Espenlaub, December, page 7
Ohlheiser, Richard (a.k.a. Dick Ohlheiser)
Adhere to the Rules (Letters) [Airspace; Altitude Flights; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Awards\Records and Record Flights; Safety], June, page 3
Olson, Jack (a.k.a. J. Olson)
Vintage Glider over City [Illustration], January, page 4
Watercolor, St. Ignatius (Covers) [Illustration], June, cover
Northwest Adventure (Letters) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], November, page 3
Osojnak, Carl
Bucky (Feature Articles) [Motorgliders; History; Construction & How-To; Homebuilts & Homebuilding], August, page 23
Paas, Norbert
Mine Gold on the Ground & Diamonds in the Sky (Feature Articles) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; International], January, page 32
Palmer, Mark and Alice
Regulations Are For Everyone (Letters) [Altitude Flights; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Awards\Records and Record Flights; Airspace], May, page 2
Parachutes
Deborah Blackmon, Attention Owners of Pioneer Chutes, April, page 3
George Thelen, Security Parachute Update, July, page 4
George Thelen, Security 350 Replacement, July, page 6
Alternate Means of Compliance, August, page 8
Installation of Laminated Kevlar Bands on Phantom Round Reserves, August, page 8
Park, Robert M. (a.k.a. Robert Park, Bob Park)
Thanks, Paul Bikle (Letters) [Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Airspace], May, page 3
Patterson, Bill
Discus Over Colorado Autumn Colors (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Discus], November, cover
Payne, James M. (a.k.a. Jim Payne, James Payne)
Correction, Please! (Letters) [Altitude Flights; Techniques\Wave Flying; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], May, page 54
Wiener Neustadt; a Scouting Report (Feature Articles) [International; Competitions\International], June, page 24
Payson, Richard H.
A Letter to my Brother Hal (Feature Articles) [Philosophy of Soaring], February, page 33
Petmecky, Philip A. (a.k.a. Philip Petmecky, Phil Petmecky)
More on Basic Communication (Letters) [Safety; Launching\Towing], January, page 3
Rudder Wag a Standard Signal? (Letters) [Safety; Launching\Aerotowing; Soaring Society of America], April, page 5
An Enclosure Disclosure (Letters) [Sailplane Accessories; Maintenance and Improvements], April, page 6
Attention Blanik Owners (Letters) [Safety; Sailplanes\Blanik], July, page 3
Making a Better Impression (Letters) [Safety], December, page 3
Houston Soaring Association's Summer Vacation (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Competitions\Sports Class], December, page 22
Philosophy of Soaring
Larry and Jane Barrett, Taking Responsibility, January, page 3
Derek Johnson, One Man's View From the Back Seat, January, page 40
Richard H. Payson, A Letter to my Brother Hal, February, page 33
Donald Edam, Up There (Poem), April, page 4
Billy Hill, A Racing Summer, May, page 43
James Dean, Appropriate Training, June, page 7
J.S. Fennig, An Opposing View, June, page 7
Alan Meyer, Ready To Fly, July, page 36
Andy Holoubek, Sunday Prelude, July, page 42
Robert Welliever, Thanks, Nellie, July, page 44
Robert Welliever, The Kid, December, page 45
Physiology
Robert W. Weien, Soaring Safety, An Alternative View, March, page 33
Another NPRM, May, page 8
Gary Kemp, Fatigue and Decision Making, May, page 28
George Thelen, Human Emergency Locator Transmitter Can Save Lives, May, page 42
Billy Hill, A Racing Summer, May, page 43
CIVV Approves "World" Class; Rejects FAI Statutes, June, page 10
Pierson, Daniel (a.k.a. Danny Pierson, Dan Pierson)
Attention Diamant Owners (Letters) [Sailplanes\Diamant; Maintenance and Improvements], May, page 5
Pilot Reports
Marianne at Minden, March, page 6
Richard H. Johnson, A Flight Test Evaluation of the AS-H 25, May, page 34
Platt, Fletcher
Emphasize Safety (Letters) [Safety; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], June, page 5
Pohlig, Michael
Congratulations, Bob Harris! (Letters) [Altitude Flights; Awards\Records and Record Flights], May, page 3
Prescott, Bill
One of Your Guys (Letters) [Airspace; Safety; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], May, page 3
Pryor, Rosalie; with James Dean
Geared Up and Ready To Go in '88 (Letters) [Soaring Society of America; Commercial Operations], April, page 4
Pubus, Dr. D.A.
Discus Flight Analysis (Feature Articles) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Discus; Aerodynamics\Flight Tests], September, page 31
Puckrin, Dave
World Aerobatic Competition '88 (Feature Articles) [International; Aerobatics; FAI], May, page 10
Radios
George Thelen, Radio Required, February, page 47
Gene Hammond, Utilizing Common Sense, April, page 6
Phil Ramsden, Pre-Flight Education, June, page 4
Judy Lincoln, Turn On! Tune In! Drop Out!, October, page 47
Ramsden, Phil
Pre-Flight Education (Letters) [Safety; Radios; Communications], June, page 4
Ravnsborg, Norma (a.k.a. N. Ravnsborg)
Encourage Youth to Soar, If Your Dare (Feature Articles) [Youth; Instruction], June, page 27
Records and Record Flights
Records Program Expanded, January, page 10
Patricia Valdata, The Ups and Downs of a World Record, February, page 14
Team Being Formed for 65,000' Altitude Record Attempt by Motorglider, December, page 9
Rehr, Lou
History Repeats Itself (Letters) [Launching; History], April, page 2
Reidel, Peter
Perestroika and a Soaring Dream (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], November, page 33
Reinhardt, John
The Story of the HB-23 Hobbyliner [Sailplane Design; Motorgliders], December, page 41
Riddle, Bob
If There's a Will, There's a Way (Feature Articles) [Launching\Winches; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; International], July, page 33
Ryan, Bertha M. (a.k.a. Bertha Ryan, B.M. Ryan, B. Ryan); with Bernald S. Smith (a.k.a. Bernald Smith, B. Smith, B.S. Smith) and Carl Herold
Thanks For the Help (Letters) [Awards\Badges], November, page 2
SSA Staff
Annual Report, Fiscal Year Ended October 31, 1987 [Soaring Society of America], February, page 9
View From the Hill; How Congress Looks at NPRM 88-2 (Feature Articles) [Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Soaring Society of America; Airspace], June, page 33
Proposal for a New Single-Type Glider Class (Feature Articles) [Sailplane Design; CIVV], November, page 46
Safety
Bill Bartell, Apologies! Apologies!, January, page 3
Larry and Jane Barrett, Taking Responsibility, January, page 3
Phil Petmecky, More on Basic Communication, January, page 3
Ann Neilsen, Back to Basics, January, page 3
Derek Johnson, Slips and Skids and Things, January, page 43
Gene Hammond, Preflight Duties, January, page 44
Charlie Stanton, Getting Caught on Top, February, page 2
George Thelen, Radio Required, February, page 47
George Thelen, Thank You Soaring Safety Foundation, March, page 6
Robert W. Weien, Soaring Safety, An Alternative View, March, page 33
George Thelen, IFR Interstate Flight Rules, March, page 48
Steve Sampson, Request for Higher Safety Standards, April, page 2
Deborah Blackmon, Attention Owners of Pioneer Chutes, April, page 3
Jon Stark, Play By the Rules, April, page 4
Phil Petmecky, Rudder Wag a Standard Signal?, April, page 5
Larry Manofsky, Regulations Reviews, April, page 6
Gene Hammond, Utilizing Common Sense, April, page 6
Paul Schweizer, Some Thoughts on Maintenance and Safety, April, page 46
George Thelen, The Ground Effect Trap, April, page 49
Fred Fourcher, A Clearer Message, May, page 2
Bill Prescott, One of Your Guys, May, page 3
Gary Kemp, Fatigue and Decision Making, May, page 28
Dan Gudgel, Emergency Situation; Double Release Failure, Landing-On-Tow, May, page 29
George Thelen, Human Emergency Locator Transmitter Can Save Lives, May, page 42
George Thelen, FAA Identification Information, May, page 48
George Davies, CSA Expresses an Opinion, June, page 2
Arleen Coleson, Determination Procedures, June, page 3
Bob Harris, World Record Rebuttal, June, page 3
Robert Greenblatt, Safety Should Be Promoted, June, page 3
Dick Ohlheiser, Adhere to the Rules, June, page 3
Tony Burton, Laughable Precision, June, page 3
T. Darryl Hickey, The Controversy Continues, June, page 3
Phil Ramsden, Pre-Flight Education, June, page 4
Paul Lindgren, Cockpit Safety?, June, page 4
Fletcher Platt, Emphasize Safety, June, page 5
J.C. Treager, Limbach Engine Alert, June, page 6
Richard Sager, More Details, Please, June, page 7
James Dean, Appropriate Training, June, page 7
George Thelen, Letter From Paul Elliott, June, page 47
Phil Petmecky, Attention Blanik Owners, July, page 3
Dan Dreeben, Another Safety Idea, July, page 3
George Thelen, Security Parachute Update, July, page 4
George Thelen, Security 350 Replacement, July, page 6
John A. Armor, Grey Line Harmony, July, page 16
W.C. Bryan, Some Thoughts on Landing, July, page 49
George Thelen, Soaring Safety Foundation; All Spins Are Not Equal, August, page 39
George Thelen, Tow Ropes, August, page 44
George Thelen, Aussie Air Show and Gliding Symposium, September, page 7
George Thelen, Limits, September, page 48
Val Brain, Visibility Blackout, October, page 22
George Thelen, Low Time Pilots, Low Price Sailplanes, October, page 45
Bob Janco, Hot Seat Explained, November, page 2
Joseph Wolfe, An Answer to Management, November, page 3
George Thelen, Is Your Gear Too Near?, November, page 41
Phil Petmecky, Making a Better Impression, December, page 3
David Andrews, Safety Conscious, December, page 4
Val Brain, Collision Avoidance, December, page 20
North Region 5 Black Friday, July, page 4
Clem Bowman, Anatomy of a Crash, October, page 13
Sager, Richard (a.k.a. Dick Sager)
More Details, Please (Letters) [Safety; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], June, page 7
Sailplane Accessories
Phil Petmecky, An Enclosure Disclosure, April, page 6
Pilot's Cushion Absorbs 97% of Shock and Molds to Body, June, page 20
Les Sebald, New Rope Vendor, July, page 2
George Thelen, Security Parachute Update, July, page 4
The George Hurst Level Winder, July, page 46
George Thelen, Tow Ropes, August, page 44
New Products; Wing Sticks, August, page 45
Sailplane Design
Derek Johnson, One Man's View From the Back Seat, January, page 40
Another New Ship Flown, February, page 4
New Ship Flown, February, page 4
National Soaring Museum Announces Its 1988 Exhibit Focus, February, page 6
Marianne at Minden, March, page 6
Robert J. Welliever, The Dowager Queen, March, page 12
Robert W. Weien, Soaring Safety, An Alternative View, March, page 33
New Discus K, May, page 6
Maiden Flight Announced, May, page 7
Paul Lindgren, Cockpit Safety?, June, page 4
SSA Technical Board Role, World Class Sailplane Concept, July, page 6
Over 1,000 Visit Opening of NSM's 1988 Exhibit, August, page 5
Breakthrough in Self-Launching Sailplane Technology Announced, August, page 7
George Thelen, Aussie Air Show and Gliding Symposium, September, page 7
Val Brain, Visibility Blackout, October, page 22
George Thelen, Low Time Pilots, Low Price Sailplanes, October, page 45
What is TWITT?, November, page 10
SSA Staff, Proposal for a New Single-Type Glider Class, November, page 46
David Andrews, Safety Conscious, December, page 4
SHA Member Reports on Test Flight of Australian Blue Wren, December, page 8
Schempp-Hirth Turbo-Family Completed, December, page 8
John Reinhardt, The Story of the HB-23 Hobbyliner, December, page 41
Sailplanes
Phil Petmecky, Attention Blanik Owners, July, page 3
Marianne at Minden, March, page 6
Peter F. Selinger, Standard Twins, April, page 40
Dan Pierson, Attention Diamant Owners, May, page 5
F.A. Chardon, Franklin PS-2 Information, June, page 6
Maiden Flight Announced, May, page 7
Emergency Airworthiness Directive, Grob G-103 and G-103A, February, page 8
Nancy Blank, Lark Over El Paso, December, cover
Barty Bivens, Attention Libelle Pilots, March, page 4
Glen D. Stone, Duffy and his LS-4, June, page 13
Another New Ship Flown, February, page 4
Schempp-Hirth Turbo-Family Completed, December, page 8
New Discus K, May, page 6
Dr. D.A. Pubus, Discus Flight Analysis, September, page 31
Bill Patterson, Discus Over Colorado Autumn Colors, November, cover
Correction, March, page 6
Breakthrough in Self-Launching Sailplane Technology Announced, August, page 7
Richard H. Johnson, A Flight Test Evaluation of the AS-H 25, May, page 34
New Ship Flown, February, page 4
Credit Where Credit is Due, January, page 7
Records Program Expanded, January, page 10
Marshall Claybourn Memorial Award, March, page 11
1-26 Association News, March, page 11
1-26 Champion Status Clarified, April, page 8
New 1-26 Association Regional Records, June, page 8
Lew Neyland, Thanks! Bill Hill, July, page 22
Chuck Lohre, 1-26 in Sunset, October, cover
Gordon Glover, Fat City and Other Fantasies, October, page 25
George McManus, 1-26 Nationals, The Contestant's Tale, November, page 23
John Latson, 1-26 Nationals, The Towpilot's Tale, November, page 24
Paul Sampson, 1-26 Nationals, the Retriever's Tale, November, page 25
Charlie Spratt, 1-26 Nationals, the Start Gate Officials Tale, November, page 25
Ron Almquist, 1-26 Nationals, Another Contestant's Tale, November, page 25
Kareem Fahmi, A Little 1-26 Named Snoopy, December, page 39
Richard Thornton, Schweizer 2-33 Prepared For Takoff at Skylark North, September, cover
Sampson, Paul
1-26 Nationals, the Retriever's Tale (Feature Articles) [Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], November, page 25
Sampson, Steve
Request for Higher Safety Standards (Letters) [Instruction; Safety], April, page 2
Sanderson, Larry
Perspective, Back to Basics [Soaring Society of America\President's Report; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], February, page 46
The 3rd Hitachi Masters of Soaring; a Story of People (Feature Articles) [International; Soaring Society of America\President's Report], July, page 7
Sanderson, Larry; with Judy Lincoln
Airspace; Glider Access Denied (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Airspace], March, page 17
Sanderson, Yvonne
Grob 109-B over the Statue of Liberty (Covers) [Motorgliders\Grob 109b], January, cover
Santee, Donald (a.k.a. Don Santee)
SHA Western Convention and Workshops (Feature Articles) [Homebuilts & Homebuilding; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\VSA; Conventions; Motorgliders; Construction & How-To; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\SHA], December, page 11
Saudek, Victor M. (a.k.a. Victor Saudek, Vic Saudek, V.M. Saudek, V. Saudek)
Book Review; Glider Mail [Book Reviews; History], June, page 11
Schemmer, Glenn
Training Camp Sparks Enthusiasm (Letters) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Commercial Operations; Instruction; Camps], July, page 2
Schmidt, William
Want Proceedings Published (Letters) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\SHA; Homebuilts & Homebuilding; Conventions], November, page 5
Schor, Ray
Douglas Soaring Club Begins its 35th Year [History; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], January, page 48
Schweizer, Paul A. (a.k.a. Paul Schweizer, P.A. Schweizer)
Olympics and the SSA [Soaring Society of America; History; Museums], January, page 36
An Informative Response (Letters) [History; Vintage Aircraft; Museums], March, page 2
Some Thoughts on Maintenance and Safety (Safety Corner) [Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Maintenance and Improvements; Safety], April, page 46
Olympics and the SSA [Soaring Society of America; History; Museums], November, page 43
Sebald, Les (a.k.a. L. Sebald)
New Rope Vendor (Letters) [Launching; Maintenance and Improvements; Sailplane Accessories], July, page 2
Seibels, Grenville J., II (a.k.a. Gren Seibels, G. Seibels, Gren J. Seibels, II, Gren J. Seibels)
Red Wright Remembers (Feature Articles) [History], January, page 26
Red Wright Remembers, Part II (Feature Articles) [History], February, page 17
Red Wright Remembers, Part III (Feature Articles) [History], March, page 39
Selinger, Peter F. (a.k.a. Peter Selinger)
Standard Twins (Feature Articles) [Sailplanes\Design], April, page 40
Senn, Harry V. (a.k.a. Harry Senn, H.V. Senn)
Do Thermals Rotate? (Feature Articles) [Theory of Soaring Flight; Illustration; Techniques\Thermals and Thermaling; Meteorology; Instrumentation], June, page 42
Setz, Walter
SSA and the Olympics (Letters) [History; Soaring Society of America], April, page 5
Shaber, Craig
Ode To a Dream (Feature Articles) [Literature], September, page 41
Shakman, Michael L.
Learning Mountain Flying in the French Alps (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Ridge Soaring; International], March, page 45
Sites
The National Soaring Museum's National Landmark and You, February, page 6
Smith, Bernald S. (a.k.a. Bernald Smith, B. Smith, B.S. Smith); with Carl Herold, Bertha M. Ryan (a.k.a. Bertha Ryan, B.M. Ryan and B. Ryan)
Thanks For the Help (Letters) [Awards\Badges], November, page 2
Snell, Walter
As I Remember (Feature Articles) [History], August, page 15
Soaring Society of America
What is OSTIV?, January, page 7
SSA Attends AOPA Convention, January, page 7
Year of the Member Summary, January, page 8
Associate Membership, January, page 11
Hilton, Soaring, the Olympics and Honors, January, page 12
Steve Maier, Dreams Do Come True, January, page 14
Paul Schweizer, Olympics and the SSA, January, page 36
Directory of Soaring Sites and Organizations, February, page 6
SSA Staff, Annual Report, Fiscal Year Ended October 31, 1987, February, page 9
Larry Sanderson and Judy Lincoln, Airspace; Glider Access Denied, March, page 17
Rosalie Pryor and James Dean, Geared Up and Ready To Go in '88, April, page 4
Phil Petmecky, Rudder Wag a Standard Signal?, April, page 5
Walter Setz, SSA and the Olympics, April, page 5
Hannes Linke, Perspective, April, page 23
Technical Soaring, May, page 7
Another NPRM, May, page 8
Club News, May, page 9
Terry Frazier, Convention '88, May, page 13
Oshkosh Air Show, June, page 8
New Division of SSA; Women Soaring Pilot's Association, June, page 11
SSA Staff, View From the Hill; How Congress Looks at NPRM 88-2, June, page 33
New FAX Capacity, July, page 4
SSA Technical Board Role, World Class Sailplane Concept, July, page 6
Patricia Valdata, Women Soaring Pilots Association, July, page 38
Self-Launching Sailplane Pilot's Association Update, August, page 6
Judy Lincoln, Perspective, August, page 47
SLSPA; a Growing Organization, September, page 7
Bill Sproull, Perspective, September, page 40
Sweepstakes Drawing, October, page 11
Perspective; Double Your Vote, October, page 35
Paul Schweizer, Olympics and the SSA, November, page 43
SSA Directors Election Results, January, page 11
Directors-At-Large for 1988, January, page 11
Bill Sproull, Perspective, January, page 49
Mark Kennedy, "Grounded"; The SSA Responds to a Call for Action, May, page 31
William C. Sproull, Perspective, May, page 41
Bill Sproull, Perspective, Growth and the Future of Soaring, June, page 46
Call For Nominations for SSA Board of Directors, July, page 5
Candidates for Regional Director, November, page 6
Bill Sproull, Perspective, November, page 38
Bob Harris, Perspective, December, page 48
Meet Our New President, January, page 11
Larry Sanderson, Perspective, Back to Basics, February, page 46
Larry Sanderson, The 3rd Hitachi Masters of Soaring; a Story of People, July, page 7
Jerome Layton, Simplification Please!, January, page 5
Credit Where Credit is Due, January, page 7
Year of the Member Summary, January, page 8
Focus on Atlanta '88, February, page 5
Attention Photographers, February, page 5
Our Apologies, February, page 8
Larry Sanderson, Perspective, Back to Basics, February, page 46
Bob Harris, More Encouragement, March, page 4
A Helpful Idea!, March, page 11
1-26 Champion Status Clarified, April, page 8
Jack Ferguson, Interesting Explanation, May, page 3
Bill Prescott, One of Your Guys, May, page 3
Jack Fletcher, Simple Language, Please, June, page 4
Fletcher Platt, Emphasize Safety, June, page 5
Peter Mazur, Some Variety Requested, June, page 5
Richard Sager, More Details, Please, June, page 7
Soaring's Contribution to the Wasserkuppe Museum, June, page 9
We Appreciate Your Advice, June, page 10
Warren Dion, Our Apologies, July, page 3
Dan Dreeben, Another Safety Idea, July, page 3
Subscription Rate Increase, July, page 6
Lew Neyland, Thanks! Bill Hill, July, page 22
Mark Kennedy, Perspective, Soaring Magazine, July, page 45
Apologies to the British, October, page 11
Bill Sproull, Perspective, November, page 38
Spratt, Charlie, Jr. (a.k.a. Charlie Spratt)
1-26 Nationals, the Start Gate Officials Tale (Feature Articles) [Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], November, page 25
Sproull, William C. (a.k.a. Bill Sproull)
Perspective [Soaring Society of America\Directors], January, page 49
Perspective [Soaring Society of America\Directors], May, page 41
Perspective, Growth and the Future of Soaring [Soaring Society of America\Directors], June, page 46
Perspective [Soaring Society of America], September, page 40
Perspective (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America\Directors; OSTIV; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine; Airspace; Competitions\National; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], November, page 38
St. Clair, Bill
A Leech's Story (Feature Articles) [Techniques], February, page 22
Stanton, Charlie
Getting Caught on Top (Letters) [Safety; Techniques\Cloud Flying], February, page 2
Stark, Jon
Play By the Rules (Letters) [Safety; Altitude Flights; Airspace], April, page 4
Steward, Dugald
Manipulating the Learning Curve (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; International], February, page 40
Stone, Glen D. (a.k.a. Glen Stone)
Duffy and his LS-4 (Feature Articles) [Sailplanes\Rolladen-Schneider\LS-4], June, page 13
Stoy, Stan; with Jerry Finch
Interested in "World" Class? (Letters) [CIVV; International], June, page 6
Striedieck, Eric
The Calistoga Soaring Center; 20 Years of Soaring Excellence (Feature Articles) [Commercial Operations], April, page 43
Strojnik, Alex
Si Siamo Pronti! (Letters) [Motorgliders], November, page 4
Techniques
Bill St. Clair, A Leech's Story, February, page 22
Charlie Stanton, Getting Caught on Top, February, page 2
Fred Fourcher, A Clearer Message, May, page 2
Norman Benedict, Future Aerial Towing, June, page 6
Gordon Casamajor, Amen! Tom Cooper, February, page 2
Edward R. Thornton, Diamond Goal on Saturday and Trying To Catch Walker, Shaw and Baldwin on Wednesday, February, page 36
Dugald Steward, Manipulating the Learning Curve, February, page 40
Joachim Kuettner OSTIV Award Announced, March, page 10
Marshall Claybourn Memorial Award, March, page 11
David A. Woods, High Sierra Outlanding, March, page 21
Lori McCarron, Silver Saga, March, page 23
Terry Frazier, The Winston Challenge; Soar America, April, page 29
Bob Michener, Soaring Safaris in Colorado?, June, page 4
Jan Driessen, Why Soar Montague, August, page 19
George Thelen, Aussie Air Show and Gliding Symposium, September, page 7
Joseph Jagr, The Last Black Forest Adventure, September, page 13
Terry Frazier, The Eagle Has Landed; Confessions of a PR Pilot, September, page 20
David Woods, Lap Races, Tehachapi, September, page 39
Terry Frazier, The Eagle Has Landed; Confessions of a PR Pilot, Part II, October, page 15
Jack Olson, Northwest Adventure, November, page 3
Peter Reidel, Perestroika and a Soaring Dream, November, page 33
Gary Kemp, The MAD Pilot, December, page 15
Phil Petmecky, Houston Soaring Association's Summer Vacation, December, page 22
Michael L. Shakman, Learning Mountain Flying in the French Alps, March, page 45
George Thelen, Limits, September, page 48
Hans Tormolen, What Are Thermals? The Hans Tormolen Theory, July, page 40
Harry V. Senn, Do Thermals Rotate?, June, page 42
Bill Hill, Soaring the West Slope, January, page 16
Jim Payne, Correction, Please!, May, page 54
Bob Harris, Window Information, July, page 3
Symons Wave Memorial, December, page 7
Rick Leffingwell, It's All Relative, December, page 34
Thelen, George
Radio Required (Safety Corner) [Safety; Radios; Launching\Aerotowing], February, page 47
Thank You Soaring Safety Foundation (SSA in Action|Safety Corner) [Safety], March, page 6
IFR Interstate Flight Rules (Safety Corner) [Safety], March, page 48
The Ground Effect Trap (Feature Articles) [Safety], April, page 49
Human Emergency Locator Transmitter Can Save Lives (SSA in Action|Safety Corner) [Physiology\Medical Condition; Safety; Instrumentation], May, page 42
FAA Identification Information (Safety Corner) [Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Safety], May, page 48
Letter From Paul Elliott (Safety Corner) [Safety], June, page 47
Security Parachute Update (SSA in Action|Safety Corner) [Sailplane Accessories; Parachutes; Safety], July, page 4
Security 350 Replacement (SSA in Action|Safety Corner) [Safety; Parachutes], July, page 6
Soaring Safety Foundation; All Spins Are Not Equal (SSA in Action|Safety Corner) [Safety; Aerodynamics], August, page 39
Tow Ropes (Safety Corner) [Launching\Towing; Safety; Sailplane Accessories], August, page 44
Aussie Air Show and Gliding Symposium (SSA in Action|Safety Corner) [Sailplane Design; Safety; Instrumentation; Techniques\Cross Country Soaring; Construction & How-To; Meteorology], September, page 7
Limits (Safety Corner) [Techniques\Ridge Soaring; Safety], September, page 48
Low Time Pilots, Low Price Sailplanes (Safety Corner) [Instruction; Safety; Sailplane Design], October, page 45
Is Your Gear Too Near? (Safety Corner) [Safety], November, page 41
Theory of Soaring Flight
Harry V. Senn, Do Thermals Rotate?, June, page 42
Warren Dion, Precious Energy, July, page 2
Bob Walker, Do-It-Yourself Glide Calculations, July, page 20
Equations Corrected, August, page 9
Jack Greene, A Simple Little Tube with a Hole at One End, August, page 33
Bob Walker, Do-It-Yourself Glide Calculations, December, page 25
Thornton, Edward R. (a.k.a. Edward Thornton)
Diamond Goal on Saturday and Trying To Catch Walker, Shaw and Baldwin on Wednesday (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring; Awards\Badge Flights], February, page 36
Thornton, Richard
Schweizer 2-33 Prepared For Takoff at Skylark North (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 2-33], September, cover
Tormolen, Hans
What Are Thermals? The Hans Tormolen Theory (Feature Articles) [Meteorology\Thermals; Techniques\Thermals], July, page 40
Treager, J.C.
Limbach Engine Alert (Letters) [Motorgliders; Safety], June, page 6
Valdata, Patricia (a.k.a. Pat Valdata)
The Ups and Downs of a World Record (Feature Articles) [Records and Record Flights; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Airspace; Altitude Flights], February, page 14
Women Soaring Pilots Association (Feature Articles) [Women; Soaring Society of America], July, page 38
Vintage Aircraft
R. Overlock Howe, England and its Gliderports, January, page 23
15th Internationale Segelflug Oltimer-Rallye, February, page 8
Paul Schweizer, An Informative Response, March, page 2
William Malpas, An Open Letter to Paul Schweizer, March, page 2
New Book Reviewed, March, page 10
Robert J. Welliever, The Dowager Queen, March, page 12
First Annual Western Vintage Sailplane Regatta, May, page 8
F.A. Chardon, Franklin PS-2 Information, June, page 6
Charles Coyne, First Annual West Coast Vintage Sailplane Regatta, October, page 36
Walker, Bob
Do-It-Yourself Glide Calculations (Feature Articles) [Theory of Soaring Flight], July, page 20
Do-It-Yourself Glide Calculations (Feature Articles) [Theory of Soaring Flight], December, page 25
Weien, Robert W.
Soaring Safety, An Alternative View (Feature Articles) [Safety; Physiology\Medical Condition; Sailplane Design], March, page 33
Welliever, Robert J. (a.k.a. Robert Welliever)
The Dowager Queen (Feature Articles) [Vintage Aircraft; Sailplane Design; History; Instruction], March, page 12
Thanks, Nellie (Feature Articles) [Women; Philosophy of Soaring], July, page 44
The Kid (Feature Articles) [Literature; Philosophy of Soaring], December, page 45
West, Craig
In Flight Over San Francisco Bay (Covers), August, cover
Whelan, Bob
Great Moments in History (Feature Articles) [Illustration; Humor], April, page 10
Whipple, R.D.
Silent Wings (Feature Articles) [Literature], September, page 44
Williams, Peter A. (a.k.a. Pete Williams, Peter Williams)
Is There a SLHPS in Your Future? [Motorgliders; History], April, page 24
The Buzzin' Dozen; The First US National Auxiliary-Powered Soaring Championships (Feature Articles) [Competitions\National\Motorgliders], November, page 14
Wolfe, Joseph
An Answer to Management (Letters) [Airspace; Safety], November, page 3
Women
CIVV Approves "World" Class; Rejects FAI Statutes, June, page 10
New Division of SSA; Women Soaring Pilot's Association, June, page 11
10th Annual Women's Soaring Seminar, July, page 6
Patricia Valdata, Women Soaring Pilots Association, July, page 38
Robert Welliever, Thanks, Nellie, July, page 44
Woods, Christopher (a.k.a. Chris Woods)
Gabriel Chenevoy of France in Flight (Covers), July, cover
Woods, David A. (a.k.a. Dave Woods, David Woods)
High Sierra Outlanding (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], March, page 21
Lap Races, Tehachapi (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], September, page 39
Yerger, Len
You're Never Too Old! (Letters) [Instruction], February, page 3
Credit Where Credit is Due (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine; Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], January, page 7
SSA Attends AOPA Convention (SSA in Action) [Conventions; Soaring Society of America], January, page 7
Sailplanes Perform at Reno Air Races (SSA in Action) [Commercial Operations; Aerobatics; Launching\Towing], January, page 7
What is OSTIV? (SSA in Action) [OSTIV; Soaring Society of America], January, page 7
Year of the Member Summary (SSA in Action) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Commercial Operations; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine; Soaring Society of America], January, page 8
Records Program Expanded (SSA in Action) [Records and Record Flights; Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], January, page 10
Associate Membership (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America], January, page 11
Directors-At-Large for 1988 (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Directors], January, page 11
Kolstadt Scholarship Winner Announced (SSA in Action) [Youth; Awards\Kolstad Scholarship and Awards], January, page 11
Meet Our New President (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\President], January, page 11
SSA Directors Election Results (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Directors], January, page 11
Hilton, Soaring, the Olympics and Honors (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America], January, page 12
The 1987 US. National & Regional Champions (SSA in Action) [Competitions\National; Competitions\Regional], January, page 30
Another New Ship Flown (SSA in Action) [Sailplane Design; Sailplanes\Rolladen-Schneider\LS-7], February, page 4
New "World" Class To Be Proposed (SSA in Action) [International; CIVV; OSTIV], February, page 4
New Ship Flown (SSA in Action) [Sailplanes\Schleicher\AS-W 24; Sailplane Design], February, page 4
Attention Photographers (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], February, page 5
Focus on Atlanta '88 (SSA in Action) [Conventions; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], February, page 5
Directory of Soaring Sites and Organizations (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America], February, page 6
National Soaring Museum Announces Its 1988 Exhibit Focus (SSA in Action) [Sailplane Design; Youth; History; Motorgliders; Museums; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], February, page 6
The National Soaring Museum's National Landmark and You (SSA in Action) [History; Sites\Torrey Pines, California; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\National Soaring Museum\Landmark], February, page 6
Congratulations Lenox Flight School (SSA in Action) [Instruction; Commercial Operations], February, page 7
15th Internationale Segelflug Oltimer-Rallye (SSA in Action) [Vintage Aircraft; International; History], February, page 8
Emergency Airworthiness Directive, Grob G-103 and G-103A (SSA in Action) [Advertising; Sailplanes\Grob G-103], February, page 8
Our Apologies (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], February, page 8
Correction (SSA in Action) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Nimbus 2B], March, page 6
Marianne at Minden (SSA in Action) [Sailplane Design; Sailplanes\Centrair; Pilot Reports], March, page 6
Region Four South Soaring Championships (SSA in Action) [Competitions\Regional], March, page 7
1987 Region 12 Soaring Contest (SSA in Action) [Competitions\Regional], March, page 9
In Memoriam; Galen Asher (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], March, page 10
Joachim Kuettner OSTIV Award Announced (SSA in Action) [Awards\OSTIV; Techniques\Cross Country Soaring], March, page 10
New Book Reviewed (SSA in Action) [Book Reviews; Vintage Aircraft], March, page 10
Team Manager Named for 1989 Internationals (SSA in Action) [Competitions\World], March, page 10
1-26 Association News (SSA in Action) [Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], March, page 11
A Helpful Idea! (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], March, page 11
Correction (SSA in Action) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; History], March, page 11
Dutch Pilot Dies; Kees Musters (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], March, page 11
Marshall Claybourn Memorial Award (SSA in Action) [Techniques\Cross Country Soaring; Awards\1-26; Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], March, page 11
Pardon, MrMerboth! (SSA in Action) [Homebuilts & Homebuilding; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\SHA], March, page 11
1-26 Champion Status Clarified (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine; Competitions\1-26; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], April, page 8
Balloons First! Glider Next? (SSA in Action) [Airspace], April, page 8
CFIG Clinics (SSA in Action) [Instruction; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], April, page 8
In Memoriam; John Carver (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], April, page 8
US Team Activities (SSA in Action) [Competitions\World], April, page 8
1st US. National Auxiliary Powered Sailplane Championships Scheduled (SSA in Action) [Competitions\Motorgliders], April, page 9
The 86/87 Hilton Cup (SSA in Action) [Awards\Hilton Cup], April, page 9
Eskilstuna International Open (SSA in Action) [History; International; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], May, page 6
German Youth Gliding Invite (SSA in Action) [Youth; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], May, page 6
In Memoriam; Larry Lachina (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], May, page 6
New Discus K (SSA in Action) [Sailplane Design; Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Discus; Aerobatics], May, page 6
Maiden Flight Announced (SSA in Action) [Sailplane Design; Sailplanes\Glaser-Dirks], May, page 7
Technical Soaring (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America; OSTIV], May, page 7
Another NPRM (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America; Physiology\Medical Condition; Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], May, page 8
First Annual Western Vintage Sailplane Regatta (SSA in Action) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\VSA; Vintage Aircraft], May, page 8
Kolstadt Scholarship for 1987 (SSA in Action) [Awards\Kolstad Scholarship and Awards; Youth], May, page 8
Club News (SSA in Action) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Soaring Society of America], May, page 9
Records and Badge Camp Planned (SSA in Action) [Awards\Badge Flights; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], May, page 9
Atlanta Soaring Club Goes 'Round the Bend (SSA in Action) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], June, page 8
In Memoriam; Mark Devereaux (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], June, page 8
New 1-26 Association Regional Records (SSA in Action) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\1-26 Association; Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26; Awards\Records and Record Flights], June, page 8
Oshkosh Air Show (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America], June, page 8
Oskosh Air Show (SSA in Action) [Conventions], June, page 8
Self-Launching Sailplane Pilot's Association Formed (SSA in Action) [Motorgliders; International; Conventions], June, page 8
Attention University Soaring Clubs (SSA in Action) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], June, page 9
Soar Hawaii Entertains Special Guests (SSA in Action) [Commercial Operations], June, page 9
Soaring's Contribution to the Wasserkuppe Museum (SSA in Action) [International; Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], June, page 9
Voyager Manuscript Published (SSA in Action) [Book Reviews], June, page 9
CIVV Approves "World" Class; Rejects FAI Statutes (SSA in Action) [Physiology\Medical Condition; CIVV; Motorgliders; Women; International; OSTIV; FAI; Youth; Awards], June, page 10
ID Info (SSA in Action) [Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)], June, page 10
We Appreciate Your Advice (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], June, page 10
New Division of SSA; Women Soaring Pilot's Association (SSA in Action) [Women; Soaring Society of America], June, page 11
Franconia Soaring Altitude Challenge (SSA in Action) [Altitude Flights; Awards], June, page 12
Soaring on Campus (SSA in Action) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Youth], June, page 12
Pilot's Cushion Absorbs 97% of Shock and Molds to Body (SSA in Action) [Sailplane Accessories], June, page 20
New FAX Capacity (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America; Communications], July, page 4
North Region 5 Black Friday (SSA in Action) [Safety\Accidents/Incidents; Competitions\Regional], July, page 4
Call For Nominations for SSA Board of Directors (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Directors], July, page 5
10th Annual Women's Soaring Seminar (SSA in Action) [Women], July, page 6
SSA Technical Board Role, World Class Sailplane Concept (SSA in Action) [Sailplane Design; Soaring Society of America; International], July, page 6
Subscription Rate Increase (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], July, page 6
Of Champions, Speed and Friends (SSA in Action) [Awards\Badges; International; Competitions], July, page 13
The George Hurst Level Winder (SSA in Action) [Sailplane Accessories; Launching\Winches], July, page 46
Over 1,000 Visit Opening of NSM's 1988 Exhibit (SSA in Action) [Museums; History; Youth; Sailplane Design; Motorgliders], August, page 5
1987 Lincoln Award Announced by HHSC (SSA in Action) [Literature; Awards\Lincoln; Museums], August, page 6
Self-Launching Sailplane Pilot's Association Update (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America; Motorgliders], August, page 6
Breakthrough in Self-Launching Sailplane Technology Announced (SSA in Action) [Motorgliders; Sailplane Design; Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Ventus CM], August, page 7
In Memoriam; Walter W. Bogie (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], August, page 7
Alternate Means of Compliance (SSA in Action) [Parachutes], August, page 8
In Memoriam; Alden G. Wilson (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], August, page 8
Installation of Laminated Kevlar Bands on Phantom Round Reserves (SSA in Action) [Parachutes], August, page 8
The Fortieth Annual Wright Memorial Glider Meet (SSA in Action) [Competitions\Local], August, page 8
Equations Corrected (SSA in Action) [Theory of Soaring Flight], August, page 9
New Products; Wing Sticks (SSA in Action) [Sailplane Accessories], August, page 45
Fly in Ranches (SSA in Action) [Commercial Operations], September, page 7
In Memoriam; Melvin Heter (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], September, page 7
In Memoriam; Virginia Loeb (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], September, page 7
SLSPA; a Growing Organization (SSA in Action) [Motorgliders; Soaring Society of America], September, page 7
XXI OSTIV Congress (SSA in Action) [International; OSTIV], September, page 8
1988 Region Nine Championships (SSA in Action) [Youth; Competitions\Regional], September, page 9
Region 11 Soaring Championships (SSA in Action) [Competitions\Regional], September, page 10
Wings Like Eagles; The Story of Soaring in the United States (SSA in Action) [History; Book Reviews], September, page 11
Elder Statesman of Aviation Winners Announced (SSA in Action) [Awards], October, page 8
Help Wanted! (SSA in Action) [Conventions], October, page 8
In Memoriam; Ray Schor (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], October, page 9
The 1988 Region 1 Contest (SSA in Action) [Competitions\Regional], October, page 9
Apologies to the British (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], October, page 11
Glider Mail (SSA in Action) [Book Reviews], October, page 11
Sweepstakes Drawing (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America], October, page 11
Perspective; Double Your Vote (SSA in Action) [Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); Airspace; Soaring Society of America], October, page 35
Travelog; Have Glider Rating, Will Travel (SSA in Action) [Commercial Operations; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], October, page 41
Charge Your Batteries with Sunshine (SSA in Action) [Maintenance and Improvements], October, page 49
Candidates for Regional Director (SSA in Action) [Soaring Society of America\Directors], November, page 6
1988 Region Seven Soaring Championships (SSA in Action) [Competitions\Regional], November, page 10
Sky Soaring Inc (SSA in Action) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], November, page 10
What is TWITT? (SSA in Action) [Flying Wing; Sailplane Design], November, page 10
Region 8; The Contest That Tried but Couldn't (SSA in Action) [Competitions\Regional], November, page 11
2,000th Aero Tow Celebrated (SSA in Action) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Launching\Towing], December, page 7
In Memoriam; Pete Espenlaub (SSA in Action) [Obituaries], December, page 7
Symons Wave Memorial (SSA in Action) [Techniques\Wave Flying; Awards\Symons], December, page 7
SHA Member Reports on Test Flight of Australian Blue Wren (SSA in Action) [Motorgliders; Homebuilts & Homebuilding; Sailplane Design; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\SHA], December, page 8
Schempp-Hirth Turbo-Family Completed (SSA in Action) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth; Sailplane Design; Motorgliders], December, page 8
New Threat to Fiberglass Sailplanes (SSA in Action) [Humor], December, page 9
Team Being Formed for 65,000' Altitude Record Attempt by Motorglider (SSA in Action) [Records and Record Flights; Altitude Flights; Motorgliders], December, page 9
Travelog, Have Glider Rating, Will Travel (SSA in Action) [Commercial Operations; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], December, page 19
Youth
Jay Moreland, Any Advice Out There?, January, page 5
Jerome Layton, Simplification Please!, January, page 5
Kolstadt Scholarship Winner Announced, January, page 11
Derek Johnson, One Man's View From the Back Seat, January, page 40
National Soaring Museum Announces Its 1988 Exhibit Focus, February, page 6
Danny Inskeep, You're Never Too Young, May, page 4
German Youth Gliding Invite, May, page 6
Kolstadt Scholarship for 1987, May, page 8
CIVV Approves "World" Class; Rejects FAI Statutes, June, page 10
Soaring on Campus, June, page 12
Norma Ravnsborg, Encourage Youth to Soar, If Your Dare, June, page 27
Rob Hamilton, My First Solo, Owl Canyon Sailplane Youth Camp, June, page 28
Vince Hinds, NSF Scout Jamboree, July, page 14
Over 1,000 Visit Opening of NSM's 1988 Exhibit, August, page 5
1988 Region Nine Championships, September, page 9
Dean Ginther, Early Impressions, December, page 6
Kareem Fahmi, A Little 1-26 Named Snoopy, December, page 39


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