Soaring Magazine Index for 1999 organized by author

Soaring Magazine Index for 1999 organized by 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, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, R, S, T, V, W, Y, Z, None


Adams, Michael (a.k.a. Mike Adams M. Adams)
Safety Devices for L'Hotellier (Soaring In Action) [Safety], July, page 7
Alexander, Jaime P.
A Question Raised (Soaring Mail) [Magazine], February, page 5
Ard, Bill
Announcing the New Motorglider (Soaring in Action) [Motorglider\Russia], January, page 9
Russia AC-4 Kit Due Soon (Soaring in Action) [Sailplanes\Russia AC-4], April, page 9
Thank You Knoxville (Soaring Mail) [Conventions\Knoxville], May, page 4
Ready for the Millennium (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Russia], November, page 8
Ballistic Parachutes (SSA Mail) [Equipment], December, page 5
Russias in the World Class (SSA Mail) [Sailplanes\Russia; World Class], December, page 6
Arterburn, Ken
Way to Go, Ed (Soaring Mail) [Club], April, page 5
Ashfield, Keith M.
An Andes Alternative (Feature Article) [Soaring Sites\Argentina], August, page 34

B     (up to table of contents)

Babiarz, Arthur; with Jim Spontak
Glider Fun Fly-In (SSA Mail) [Competitions], August, page 3
Baer, Joseph
And the Response (Soaring Mail) [Magazine], February, page 6
Baldwin, Rand
The 1999 Region 5 South Contest at Cordele, Georgia (Soaring News) [Competition\Cordelle], November, page 5
Beavers, John
Need to be Seen (Soaring News), September, page 3
Bell, Doug
Winch Launch in Australia (Cover) [Winch\Australia], August, cover
Blacksten, Raul
Sailplanes by Schweizer: A History by Paul A. Schweizer and Martin Simons (Soaring in Action) [Literature], May, page 10
Blacksten, Raul from interview of Warren Merboth
Albatross Over New York (Feature Article) [History], July, page 36
Boyle, Jack
Thanks, Billy (Soaring Mail) [Safety], July, page 3
Bradbury, Tom
Winds Aloft and the Weather Below-Part 2 (Feature Article) [Meteorology], January, page 22
Route Planning Problems (Feature Article) [Meteorology], March, page 20
Blue Days in Summer (Feature Article) [Meteorology], May, page 24
Thermal Prediction from the Tephigram (Feature Article) [Meteorology], July, page 20
Wind Shear and Waves (Feature Article) [Meteorology\Wind], September, page 20
Wind Shear and Waves (part 2) (Feature Article) [Meteorology\Wind], November, page 20
Brewster, Jim
Slight Omission (SSA Mail) [Safety], December, page 4
Brickner, Cindy
Soaring Covers (SSA Mail) [Magazine], November, page 4
Brown, Bud
Second Annual Midwest Vintage Soaring Regatta (Soaring in Action) [Competition\Vintage], March, page 7
Brunner, David
Patience Pays Off (Feature Article) [Badges\SGS 1-26], August, page 28
Buell, Linn
IVSM-2000 in Elmira Again (Soaring in Action) [Vintage\IVSM-2000; Elmira], February, page 10
Burton, A.W.
Help in Finding Poem (Soaring Mail) [Poetry], July, page 3
Butler, Dennis
Western Seniors Competition (Soaring In Action) [Competition\Seniors; Estrella], July, page 9

C     (up to table of contents)

Campbell, John H. (a.k.a. John Campbell)
Mile High Soaring (Soaring in Action), January, page 8
Youth Scholarships (Soaring in Action) [Scholarships\Youth], May, page 7
Carmichael, Bruce H. (a.k.a. Bruce Carmichael, B.H. Carmichael, B. Carmichael)
The Light Sailplane: The Path to Microlift Soaring (Feature Article) [Sailplanes], June, page 32
Clarke, Ron
Sequatchie Soaring Closes (Soaring in Action) [Soaring Site\Sequatchie Valley], April, page 11
Clarke, Ron and Thea
Really, No Bull! (Soaring Mail) [Poetry], July, page 3
Cochrane, John
Region 7 Contest (Soaring News) [Competition\Albert Lea], December, page 10
Colacevich, Sergio
At Least Every 4 Seconds (Soaring Mail) [Safety], April, page 3
Cole, Curtis J.
The Pawnee Plow (Feature Article), August, page 36
Coleson, Arleen (a.k.a. A. Coleson)
Badge & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], April, page 41
Badge & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], May, page 40
Badge & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], June, page 40
Badge & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], July, page 40
Badge & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], August, page 40
Badge & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], September, page 40
Badge & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], October, page 40
Badge & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], November, page 40
Badge & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], December, page 40
Colton, Hugh
Embrace Technology (SSA Mail) [Technology], December, page 4
Compton, Burt
The Thomas Crown Affair (Soaring in Action) [Movies], June, page 5
New Release Date August 11 (Soaring In Action) [Movies], July, page 5
SSA at EAA Oshkosh (Soaring In Action) [Oshkosh], July, page 5
Cook, Greg
Sailplane Releases Ballast (Cover) [Sailplanes\ASW-24], September, cover
Cubley, Terry
Club Class World Competition (Soaring In Action) [Competition\Club Class], August, page 5
Culp, Jim
Revive the Glenn Curtiss Method (Soaring Mail) [History], March, page 5

D     (up to table of contents)

Davis, Lynne and Bob (a.k.a. Bob and Lynne Davis)
Tennessee Pioneers in Aviation (Feature Article) [History], February, page 22
Soaring Takes Root in Tennessee (Feature Article) [Soaring Sites\Tennessee], April, page 20
Davis, M. Duff
Thanks for Sharing (Soaring Mail) [Safety], March, page 4
Dittert, Bob
1-26s + Rain = Championship (Feature Article) [Competition\Hobbs; 1-26], December, page 24
Donath, Pete
Diamond Hopes (Soaring Mail) [Badges], January, page 3
Duprey, John
Reply to Thanks Peak Soaring (Soaring News) [Commercial Operation], September, page 4
Great Soaring -- No Bull! Region 9 Contest Report (Soaring News) [Competition\Region 9; Fremont], September, page 10
Sailplane and Mountains (Cover) [Sailplanes\LS-3A; Mountains], December, cover

E     (up to table of contents)

Reply to A Thankless Job (Soaring News) [Competitions], September, page 3
Reply to Deployment System (Soaring News) [Safety], September, page 5
Reply to Russias in the World Class (SSA Mail) [Sailplanes\Russia; World Class], December, page 6
SSA Office Hours (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], December, page 8
Elber, Frauke
1999 Women's Soaring Seminar (Soaring in Action) [WSPA], March, page 7
Eli, Bob
Texas PW-5 Club (Soaring News) [Clubs\Texas PW-5], December, page 10
Ellis, David M.
Sailplane Rescue System (SSA Mail) [Safety], November, page 4
Ellison, Norman H.
World Class Contests (SSA Mail) [Competition\World Class], October, page 3

F     (up to table of contents)

Fadden, Michael
South Jersey at Kids Fair (Soaring in Action) [Youth], June, page 5
Ferguson, Kevin; with Lou Frank
Chasing Lou/The Other Side of the Coin (Feature Article) [Crews], June, page 28
Ferguson, Ron
Region 8 Contest Report (Soaring News) [Competition\Ephrata], October, page 8
Finch, Dominic
Anyone Interested? (Soaring Mail), May, page 4
Fischer, Steve
Young Eagles a Hit (Soaring Mail) [Youth], April, page 5
Frank, Lou; with Kevin Ferguson
Chasing Lou/The Other Side of the Coin (Feature Article) [Crews], June, page 28

G     (up to table of contents)

Gerhard, William
Aeronautical Antique (Feature Article) [History], June, page 38
Giltner, Sam
Thanks, SSA ! (Soaring Mail) [Soaring Society of America], April, page 7
Glass, Michael A.
A Grateful Cadet (Soaring Mail) [Youth\CAP], March, page 4
Glover, Gordon
Disservice to Readers (SSA Mail) [Safety], December, page 5
Good, John F. (a.k.a. John Good)
Reply to Need to be Seen (Soaring News), September, page 4
SSA Competition Rules Sub-Committee Election (Soaring News) [Competition\Rules], November, page 8
Reply to Embrace Technology (SSA Mail) [Technology], December, page 4
Graham, Nancy
Call for Nominations -- 1999 (Soaring in Action) [Soaring Society of America], April, page 10
Greenblatt, Robert (a.k.a. Bob Greenblatt)
GPS in Soaring Contests (Soaring News) [Instruments\GPS], September, page 5
Navigation Skills (SSA Mail) [Navigation], November, page 3
Grove, Doris (a.k.a. D. Grove); with Thomas Knauff (a.k.a. Tom Knauff and T. Knauff)
The Making of "The Thomas Crown Affair" (Cover) [Movies], April, cover
Grussing, Theodore (a.k.a. Ted Grussing)
STC Issued for PW-5 (Soaring in Action) [Sailplanes\PW-5], March, page 9
Update on PZL Agent (Soaring in Action) [Sailplanes], April, page 12

H     (up to table of contents)

Haaf, Francis van
Junior Gliding Update (Soaring in Action) [Youth], March, page 9
Hammond, E. Gene (a.k.a. Gene Hammond)
Reply to GPS in Soaring Contests (Soaring News) [Instruments\GPS], September, page 6
Hanke, Tim
The 1st FAI World Junior Gliding Championships (Feature Article) [Competition\Terlet; World Junior], December, page 34
Hardy, Tom
Fond Memories of Similar Experience (SSA Mail), November, page 3
Harris, Adam
What a Ride! (Soaring Mail) [Training], February, page 4
Harris, Roger
Book Review: Only Seconds to Live: Pilots' Tales of the Stall and the Spin by Dunstan Hadley (Soaring in Action) [Literature], April, page 11
Herold, Carl; with Bernald S. Smith (a.k.a. Bernald Smith, B. Smith and B.S. Smith)
World Distance Award (Soaring in Action) [Awards], May, page 5
Hilger, A. Peter
First Solo (Milestones) [First Solo\Youth; Ryan Hilger], November, page 39
Hill, William G. (a.k.a. Bill Hill, Billy Hill, W.G. Hill, William Hill)
A Thankless Job (Soaring News) [Competitions], September, page 3
Hiller, Blake
Learning to Soar (Soaring Mail) [Training], April, page 4
Hiller, Linda
A Mother's View (Feature Article) [Scholarship\Youth], June, page 24
Hindman, Edward E. (a.k.a. Edward Hindman, E.E. Hindman, E. Hindman)
D-Day Tug Pilot (Soaring Mail), February, page 4
Hinkle, Elden
The Standard Class Nationals (Feature Article) [Competition\Minden], November, page 26
Hollier, Joan T.
From the Passenger's Seat (Feature Article) [Family], March, page 44
Horn, Dick
1999 Air Sailing Sports Class Contest (Soaring News) [Competition\Air Sailing], December, page 7
Houloubek, Andy
Returning (Feature Article), July, page 28
Howell, Larry
CAP Returns to Sailplane Enterprises … in Force (Soaring in Action) [CAP], March, page 9
Hudnut, Brian
Stemme USA Schedules Summer Tour (Soaring In Action) [Sailplanes\Stemme], August, page 5
Hundley, Stephen
Taos '98 (Feature Article) [Soaring Sites\Taos], August, page 30
Hurni, Bob
World Class Championships in Leszno (Soaring in Action) [Competition\World Class; Lezno], June, page 11

J     (up to table of contents)

Johnson, Daniel L. (a.k.a. Daniel Johnson, Dan Johnson)
Correction and Clarification (SSA Mail) [Safety], December, page 3
Johnson, Richard H. (a.k.a. Dick Johnson, Richard Johnson, R.H. Johnson, R. Johnson)
A Flight Test Evaluation of the SZD-56-1 (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\SSZD-56-1; Aerodynamics\Flight Tests], April, page 24
A Flight Test Evaluation of the Discus 2B Standard Class Racer (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Discus 2B; Aerodynamics\Flight Tests], May, page 32
1999 Marfa Report (Soaring in Action) [Soaring Sites\Marfa], June, page 5
10,000 Feet and Climbing - The Aviation Adventures of Richard E. Schreder (Soaring News) [Literature], December, page 8
Johnson, Richard H., including comments by Dean Carswell
A Flight Test Evaluation of the Duo Discus (Feature Article) [Aerodynamics\Flight Tests], March, page 28
Joss, John
Minden Fatality (SSA Mail) [Fatality], October, page 4

K     (up to table of contents)

Keene, Mark
Chip Garner Soaring Over Uvalde as the Rain Started (Cover) [Competition\Uvalde], July, cover
Kellet, James C. (a.k.a. J.C. Kellet, Jim Kellet, Jim C. Kellet, Jim Kellett)
The Cirrus: A Classic Case (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\Cirrus], March, page 34
Note Correction (Soaring Mail) [Sailplanes\Cirrus], June, page 3
Kemp, Gary F. (a.k.a. Gary Kemp)
1999 Region 11 Contest (Soaring In Action) [Competitions], August, page 6
Kennedy, Mark
"Soaring Mail" Policy Outlined (Soaring Mail) [Magazine], June, page 3
Update on World Distance Award (Soaring in Action) [Awards], June, page 11
Kenyon, Bill
Nutmeg and the Ridge (Soaring in Action) [Clubs\Nutmeg], January, page 6
Klingshirn, Glen D.
Correction Noted (Soaring Mail) [Magazine], February, page 5
Knauff, Thomas (a.k.a. Tom Knauff, T. Knauff)
Robison Awarded Bultman Scholarship (Soaring in Action) [Scholarship\Bultman], February, page 7
Making "The Thomas Crown Affair" (Feature Article) [Movies], April, page 14
Glider Flight Instructor Conference (Soaring In Action) [Instructors], August, page 10
Knauff, Thomas (a.k.a. Tom Knauff, T. Knauff); with Doris Grove (a.k.a. D. Grove)
The Making of "The Thomas Crown Affair" (Cover) [Movies], April, cover
Koilpillai, Juanita
A Field of Thirty-One (Soaring News) [Competition\Region 4], September, page 6
Krauss, Serge
Review of History of Marske Flying Wings Video (Soaring News) [Video\Marske Flying Wing], October, page 9
Kulesza, George; with Dottie Thomas-Pin, Bernadetta Litowska and Conrad Suechting
The Adventures, in Pictures, of a Crew at the 2nd World Gliding Championships of the World Class (Feature Article) [Competition\World Class], December, page 30

L     (up to table of contents)

la Serna, Pedro de
Danger at the Wingtip (Soaring Mail) [Safety], April, page 3
Lacovara, Bob
A Most Qualified Wing Runner (Feature Article), May, page 38
Latner, Alexis Glynn
Local Heroes: The 1999 Region 10 Contest (Soaring News) [Competition\Littlefield], November, page 7
Latson, John
Restored TSA Schweizer SGS 2-33 (Cover) [Sailplanes\Schweizer 2-33], June, cover
Lawrence, John
1999 Civil Air Patrol Glider and Balloon Academy (Soaring in Action) [CAP], March, page 9
CAP Glider Familiarization Course (Soaring in Action) [CAP], May, page 5
Lemon, Miles
Help for Chicken Little (SSA Mail), August, page 3
Leve, Bob
Pilots, Planes and Privies (Feature Article) [Humor], June, page 16
Levy, Doug; with George Powell
Sierra Safari (Feature Article) [X-C Soaring\SGS 1-26], September, page 36
Litowska, Bernadetta; with Dottie Thomas-Pin, George Kulesza and Conrad Suechting
The Adventures, in Pictures, of a Crew at the 2nd World Gliding Championships of the World Class (Feature Article) [Competition\World Class], December, page 30
Lohre, Chuck
Schleicher Announces New Integral Wing Water Tanks (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\ASW-28b], November, page 7
Lunsford, Unknown, Jr.; with Jason Nunez
Kids and Summer Fun (Soaring News) [Youth\California City], October, page 10

M     (up to table of contents)

MacVeigh, David
Pay Attention! (SSA Mail) [Safety], December, page 5
Martelet, Ron
Lift is Where You Find It (Feature Article) [Motorglider], July, page 14
Maze, Paul
Sailplane over Knoxville (Cover) [Sailplane\Stemme], May, cover
What a Convention (Soaring Mail) [Conventions\Knoxville], May, page 3
What an Unlikely Place for a Glider? (SSA Mail), November, page 3
A Real Milestone (Milestones) [Romance], December, page 39
McAnerny, Russ
A Pilot Evaluation of the Ball Sailplane Comp (Feature Article) [Equipment\Instruments], June, page 14
McElwee, William R.
Auto Tow Remembered (Soaring Mail) [Launching\Autotow], January, page 4
McKinley, Jon
2000 Calendar and Fron Cover Photo Submissions (Soaring in Action) [Magazine\Calendar], March, page 10
Reply to Soaring Covers (SSA Mail) [Magazine], November, page 4
McLaughlin, Patrick L.
New Model EDS-D1 (Soaring News) [Equipment\Oxygen], December, page 9
McNay, Sue
Just Do It! (Milestones) [Training], October, page 38
Merboth, Warren interviewed by Raul Blacksten
Albatross Over New York (Feature Article) [History], July, page 36
Milgram, Judah
Flight Testing Sailplanes at the 1998 Idaflieg Summer Meet (Feature Article) [Aerodynamics\Flight Tests], April, page 34
Minden Soaring Club
Preserve Minden (Soaring in Action) [Soaring Sites\Minden], April, page 9
Moffat, George B., Jr. (a.k.a. George Moffat, G.B. Moffat, Jr., G. Moffat, George B. Moffat)
A Look at the Planes (Soaring in Action) [Sailplanes], June, page 9
Moffat, Suzanne
1999 Senior Soaring Championship (Soaring in Action) [Competition\Senior], June, page 8
Moore, Bob
Hummingbird Finds New Home (Soaring In Action) [Sailplanes\Hummingbird], July, page 5
Morton, Mark H.
A Contest Cross-Country: Just Do It (Feature Article) [Competitions], June, page 20
Muhlenberg, Barry
Impressive Solo (Soaring Mail) [First Solo\Kai Muhlenberg], January, page 3
Murray, John
Cambridge Aero Instruments Offer (Soaring News) [Instruments], November, page 9

N     (up to table of contents)

Nady, Bob
The World Class Nationals ad Region 7 Blowout (Soaring News) [Competitions], September, page 10
Neumann, Peter
Miles and Miles of Nothing but Miles and Miles! (Feature Article) [X-C Soaring], February, page 30
Newbury, Phil Jarvis
Chicken Little Comments (SSA Mail), October, page 3
Nunez, Jason; with Unknown Lunsford, Jr.
Kids and Summer Fun (Soaring News) [Youth\California City], October, page 10

O     (up to table of contents)

O'Mahony, Charles (a.k.a. Charles "Chuck" O'Mahony, Chuck O'Mahony, Chuck O'Mahoney)
TN Was a Ten! The 1999 SSA Convention in Knoxville (Feature Article) [SSA\Conventon], May, page 16
1999 Open and 18-Meter Class!!! Championships (Feature Article) [Competition\Mifflin County], August, page 14
Collage of Photos from WGC (Cover) [U.S. Team\WGC], October, cover
The Twenty-Sixth World Gliding Championships (Feature Article) [Competition\Bayreuth; World], October, page 14
Ottesen, Lars
Sounds Interesting (Soaring Mail), March, page 5
Owen, Jeff
New Diamond Aircraft Center (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Diamond], September, page 8

P     (up to table of contents)

Payne, James M. (a.k.a. Jim Payne, James Payne)
Using a GPS to Soar Safely and Have Fun (Feature Article) [Equipment\GPS], October, page 30
Pease, Skip
Need Writers (Soaring Mail) [Magazine], June, page 4
Pedrielli, Vincenzo
Tehachapi -- '99 VSA Western Regatta (Soaring News) [Vintage\Tehachapi], October, page 5
Peterson, Thor Sigurd
He Knows! (Soaring Mail) [Magazine], April, page 5
Thanks for the Safety Tips (SSA Mail) [Safety], August, page 4
Petmecky, Philip A. (a.k.a. Philip Petmecky, Phil Petmecky)
Airport Appreciation Day (Soaring Mail) [Clubs\Houston], January, page 3
Piggott, Derek (a.k.a. D. Piggott)
Some Ideas On Teaching Turning (Feature Article) [Training], October, page 26
Pin, François G. (a.k.a. François Pin, Francois Pin)
The First U.S. World Class National Championships (Feature Article) [Competition\TSA; World Class], January, page 18
Powell, George
Book Review: A Glider Pilot Bold by Wally Kahn (Soaring In Action) [Literature], July, page 8
Powell, George; with Doug Levy
Sierra Safari (Feature Article) [X-C Soaring\SGS 1-26], September, page 36
Pressley, Thomas (a.k.a. Tom Pressley)
Region 10 South Plains Soaring Challenge 1998 (Soaring in Action) [Competition\Region Ten], February, page 9
Flight Logs on a Budget (Feature Article), February, page 40
Price, Jim
Region 6 South Contest Report (Soaring News) [Competition\Region 6; Caesar Creek], September, page 9

R     (up to table of contents)

Reid, Frank
Canopy Closed and Locked -- Not Good Enough (Instructors' Corner) [Training], January, page 13
Recognize and React (R & R) (Instructors' Corner) [Training], February, page 13
Fly the Plane! (Instructors' Corner) [Training], March, page 12
Dehydration (Instructors' Corner) [Training\Safety], April, page 13
One Last Check (Instructors' Corner) [Training], May, page 12
The Black Spot in the Spot Landing Concept (Instructors' Corner) [Training], June, page 13
Getting Lost (Instructors' Corner) [Training], July, page 12
Fly Safely! (Instructors' Corner) [Training], August, page 13
Positive Control Checks (Instructors' Corner) [Training], September, page 13
Who's the Boss? (Instructors' Corner) [Training], October, page 13
Tow Pilots -- A Treasure We Need to Preserve (Instructors' Corner) [Training], November, page 11
The Incident at Jonesboro (Instructors' Corner) [Training], December, page 15
Reinhardt, Manfred E. (a.k.a. Manfred Reinhardt, M. Reinhardt)
New 2,000 Km Flight Award Announced (Soaring in Action) [Awards], January, page 5
Roberts, Bruce
New Product -- The Tie Down That Will (Soaring News) [Equipment\Tie Downs], December, page 11
Robertson, Cliff
Quiet Men on Quiet Wings [Poetry\Bill Ivans; Don Engen], October, page 39
Ross, Tom
A Grateful Dad (Soaring Mail) [Youth], March, page 5

S     (up to table of contents)

Samson, Siegfried
Anyone Interested? (Soaring Mail), February, page 4
Sanderson, Larry
The SSA in 1999 68 Years Young (President's Column) [Editorial], January, page 2
Hail to the Victors (President's Column) [Editorial], February, page 2
She's Baaack (President's Page) [Editorial], March, page 2 (Feature Article) [On-line], March, page 14
My New Motto (President's Column) [Editorial], April, page 2
Words Live On (President's Column) [Editorial], May, page 2
SSA Elections (President's Column) [Editorial], June, page 2
Not Hannes! (President's Column) [Editorial], July, page 2
Nominations for the Soaring Hall of Fame (Soaring In Action) [Soaring Society of America], July, page 5
Of Heroes and Full Circles (President's Column) [Editorial\Bill Ivans; Don Engen], August, page 2
The Changing Face of the SSA (President's Column) [Editorial], September, page 2
The Lilienthal Medal Soaring's Highest Honor (President's Column) [Editorial\Oran Nicks], October, page 2
You Speak, Others Listen (President's Column) [Editorial], November, page 2
SSA Board Minutes Available on the Internet (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], November, page 5
A Flash of Wings (President's Column) [Editorial], December, page 2
Reply to Disservice to Readers (SSA Mail) [Safety], December, page 5
Scheffel, Bernd
Another Cirrus (Soaring Mail) [Sailplanes\Cirrus], May, page 3
Schlosser, Karin
Stunt Double Correction (Soaring Mail) [Movies], June, page 3
Schnier, Chris
A Happy Participant (Soaring Mail) [WSPA], February, page 5
1999 WSPA Seminar (Soaring News) [WSPA], October, page 6
Regina Wright (Soaring News) [Awards], October, page 7
Schweizer, Paul A. (a.k.a. Paul Schweizer, P.A. Schweizer)
The Heritage Campaign (Feature Article) [Museum\Donations], October, page 22
Scott, Jan (a.k.a. J. Scott)
A Golden Anniversary (Soaring in Action) [History], May, page 8
Scott, John
It's Up to You (Soaring Mail), May, page 4
See, Clarence as told to and edited by Raul Blacksten
I Rescued The Orlik (Feature Article) [History\Sailplanes; Orlik], December, page 16
Selinger, Peter F. (a.k.a. Peter Selinger)
New Sailplane Recuse System Tested Successfully (Soaring In Action) [Safety], August, page 6
Progress Report Streifeneder Glider Recovery System (Soaring News) [Safety], November, page 5
Serkowski, Tom
Thanks Peak Soaring (Soaring News) [Commercial Operation], September, page 4
Silver, Allen R. (a.k.a. Allen Silver)
Take Care of your Parachute so It Can Take Care of You (Feature Article) [Equipment\Parachutes], December, page 20
Singleton, Billy J. (a.k.a. Billy Singleton, B.J. Singleton)
NTSB Summaries (Sailplane Safety) [Safety], January, page 42
SSF Response (Soaring Mail) [Safety], February, page 3
SSF Responds (Soaring Mail) [Safety], April, page 4
April Newsletter (Sailplane Safety) [Safety], April, page 44
July Newsletter (Sailplane Safety) [Safety], July, page 44
October Newsletter (Sailplane Safety) [Safety], October, page 44
Reply to Slight Omission (SSA Mail) [Safety], December, page 5
Siroky, Vitek
Book Review: The Handbook of Glider Aerobatics by Peter Malinson and Mike Woollard (Soaring In Action) [Literature], August, page 5
Aerobatic Team Plans Tour (Soaring In Action) [Aerobatics], August, page 7
Book Review: History and Evolution of the Glider by Giorgio Zanrosso (Soaring In Action) [Literature\History], August, page 7
1999 Blanik Fun Meet (Soaring News) [Blanik], September, page 8
Let L-13 AC Blanik Received FAA Type Certificate (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Blanik L-13], November, page 7
New Distributor for Blanik America (SSA Mail) [Sailplanes\LAK], December, page 6
Smith, Bernald S. (a.k.a. Bernald Smith, B. Smith, B.S. Smith)
It's Hard to See Through a Damaged Canopy (Feature Article) [Safety], July, page 16
Smith, Bernald S. (a.k.a. Bernald Smith, B. Smith, B.S. Smith); with Carl Herold
World Distance Award (Soaring in Action) [Awards], May, page 5
Smith, Brent
Deployment System (Soaring News) [Safety], September, page 5
Smith, Robert A.
Sean Smithh's Private Glider License (Milestones) [Training\Sean Smith], December, page 39
Smith, Sharon R. (a.k.a. Sharon Smith)
(Head's Up) [Airspace], May, page 14
National Airspace Redesign (Head's Up) [Airspace], July, page 11
Heads Up [On-line], December, page 14
Smoots, John
A Notable Occasion (Milestones) [First Solo\Youth; Juliana Volcheck], November, page 39
Sorrell, Janett
The 20th Annual Women Soaring Pilots Seminar (Soaring in Action) [WSPA], January, page 9
Spontak, Jim; with Arthur Babiarz
Glider Fun Fly-In (SSA Mail) [Competitions], August, page 3
Spratt, Charlie, Jr. (a.k.a. Charlie Spratt)
1998 Lincoln Award Winner (Soaring in Action) [Awards\Lincoln], June, page 7
New Castle Contest (Soaring News) [Competition\New Castle], December, page 9
SSA Government Liason Committee
Extension for FAA Exemption No. 4988 by SSA Government Liaison Committee (Feature Article) [Federal Aviation Administration], January, page 14
Steckner, Michael
Sailplane Storage System (Soaring News) [Hangars], September, page 6
Stephenson, Cyndi
Contest Site Selection Deadline (Soaring in Action) [Competitions], June, page 7
Contest Rules Committee Election (Soaring in Action) [Competition\Rules], June, page 10
Striedieck, Karl H. (a.k.a. Karl Striedieck)
(Competition Commentary) [Competitions], February, page 12
The MAT (Competition Commentary) [Competitions], May, page 13
Credit Where Credit is Due (SSA Mail) [Competition\Seniors], August, page 3
The GPS Start (Competition Commentary) [Competitions], August, page 12
The Crewless Pilot (Competition Commentary) [Competition\Crewing], December, page 13
Stunick, Steven A.
Never Too Young (SSA Mail) [Youth], August, page 4
Suechting, Conrad; with Dottie Thomas-Pin, George Kulesza and Bernadetta Litowska
The Adventures, in Pictures, of a Crew at the 2nd World Gliding Championships of the World Class (Feature Article) [Competition\World Class], December, page 30
Sullivan, John
ASW-20 at Air Sailing (Cover) [Soaring Site\Air Sailing], February, cover
Swinnich, James W. (a.k.a. James Swinnich)
NSM Collection Update (Soaring in Action) [Museum], January, page 5

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Taylor, George
10 Days at Owl Canyon and All I Got Was This Lousy T-Shirt (Soaring News) [CAP], October, page 9
Temchus, Raymond, Jr. (a.k.a. Ray Temchus)
EPVA Extends Appreciation (Soaring Mail) [Freedom's Wings], April, page 6
Thelen, George
The Reviews Are In (Safety Corner) [Safety], February, page 36
Puchacz (Safety Corner) [Safety], March, page 38
Déjà vu- All Over Again! (Safety Corner) [Safety], May, page 46
Dear Flabby (Safety Corner) [Safety], June, page 46
What's Wrong With This Picture?? (Safety Corner) [Safety], August, page 44
How to Crash Confidently The Reality of Spatial Disorientation (Safety Corner) [Safety], September, page 44
Mind Set (Safety Corner) [Safety], November, page 36
Checklists (Safety Corner) [Safety\Checklists], December, page 44
Thomas-Pin, Dottie; with George Kulesza, Bernadetta Litowska and Conrad Suechting
The Adventures, in Pictures, of a Crew at the 2nd World Gliding Championships of the World Class (Feature Article) [Competition\World Class], December, page 30
Thompson, Bob
Flightpro Software (Soaring In Action) [Software], August, page 8
Treinis, Dave
Discover Gliders Video Wins Three Prestigious Awards (Soaring News) [Awards\Video], December, page 8
Treinis, David
Genesis 2 Enters Serial Production (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Genesis 2], October, page 6
SZd-55 Maiden/Test Flight (Cover) [Sailplanes\SZD-55; Poland], November, cover
Genesis 2 Special Price Announced (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Genesis 2], December, page 8
Turiano, Anthony
A Few More Historical Points (Soaring News) [History], September, page 4

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Valdata, Patricia (a.k.a. Pat Valdata)
WSPA Asking for Bids (Soaring in Action) [WSPA], January, page 5
Volmar, Joe (a.k.a. J.H. Volmar)
A Perfect Knight Flight (Milestones), November, page 39

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Walker, John and Luan
Lift 2000 (Soaring in Action) [Conventions\Albuquerque], April, page 9
Wander, Bob
(The Buzz), January, page 12
Our Dinner with Derek & Maria (The Buzz), February, page 11
Officer, The Wind Quit Department: (The Buzz), March, page 11
Chapter 25 (The Buzz) [EAA], April, page 12
(The Buzz), May, page 12
The World Class Glider Nationals (The Buzz) [Competitions], June, page 12
Thank Your Local CFIG (The Buzz) [Training], July, page 11
Gotta Go To Alaska! (The Buzz) [Training], August, page 11
Wasilowski, Steve
Sky Soaring Needs Your Help (SSA Mail) [Sky Soaring], October, page 4
Watson, Lloyd
Marske Flying Wing (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Marske], November, page 9
Welles, Gerhard Marzinsik with comments by David
A Far Cry from Being an Old Timer (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\Glasflugel 304], January, page 30
Welles, Paddy S. (a.k.a. Paddy Welles, Paddy S. Wells)
Kiss, She Says (Soaring Mail), February, page 3
An Asset to Soaring (Soaring Mail) [Youth], February, page 6
More Nines in 99 (Feature Article) [Competition\Sports; Elmira], September, page 30
Westbrook, Mick
A Great Birthday Present (Soaring Mail) [Training], April, page 6
Whelan, Bill
Rent vs. Buy (Feature Article), August, page 22
Reply to Own vs. Rent (SSA Mail), December, page 3
Whelan, Bob
Hangin' In There! Thoughts on Mastering Your Crisis of Faith (Feature Article), February, page 16
Wienb, Eckart
He Had a Good Time (Soaring Mail), March, page 3
Wrate, Chris
Own vs. Rent (SSA Mail), December, page 3
Wyman, Jack
Region 6 North Contest (Soaring in Action) [Competition\Region Six], February, page 7
Region 6 North Contest, Ionia, Michigan (Soaring News) [Competition\Ionia], December, page 11

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Yama, Yasuhiro
Sailplane Aerobatics at an Air Show (Cover) [Air Show], March, cover
Yost, Peter
Choices (Feature Article) [Youth], March, page 40

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Zedja, Vladislav
Dangerous Storms and the Pursuit of a World Record (Feature Article) [Records\Australia], September, page 14

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Sailplane on Tow (Cover), January, cover
New Motorglider from Germany Announced (Soaring in Action) [Motorglider\Carat], January, page 11
Final Glide (Soaring in Action) [Obituaries], January, page 12
The 1999 Officers and Directors of the Soaring Society of America, Inc. (Feature Article) [Soaring Society of America], January, page 15
The 1998 U.S. Nationals and Regional Soaring Champions (Feature Article) [SSA\Champions], January, page 16
Badges & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], January, page 36
Final Glide (Soaring in Action) [Obituaries], February, page 9
International Gliding Competition Hockenheim, Germany (Soaring in Action) [Competition\Germany], February, page 10
Final Glide (Soaring in Action) [Obituaries], March, page 9
Final Glide (Soaring in Action) [Obituaries], April, page 10
Final Glide (Soaring in Action) [Obituaries], May, page 7
Sweepstakes Winners Announced (Soaring in Action) [SSA\US Team], May, page 9
Book Review: Falkenhorst, The Scheibe Aircraft Story by Gerd Zipper (Soaring in Action) [Literature], May, page 10
Final Glide (Soaring in Action) [Obituaries], June, page 7
New Product (Soaring in Action) [Training\Diamond; PC], June, page 7
Final Glide (Soaring In Action) [Obituaries], July, page 7
Final Glide (Soaring In Action) [Obituaries], August, page 8
1999 Directors' Election Nominations (Soaring In Action) [Soaring Society of America], August, page 9
CAP Encampment (Milestones) [CAP], September, page 47
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], September, page 47
Lake Elsinore Soaring Club Youth Program (Milestones) [Youth\Clubs; Lake Elsinore], September, page 47
Too Old to Crew? (Milestones), September, page 47
Bungee Cord (Soaring News) [VSA], October, page 5
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], October, page 38
Genesis 2 Receives Lithuanian Type Certificate (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Genesis 2], November, page 5
Members Elect Regional Directors (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], November, page 9
SSA Elects Officers for 1999/2000 (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], November, page 9
Six Elected as Director-at-Large for 2000 (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], November, page 9
Knauff & Grove Merchandise Catalog (Feature Article) [Equipment], November, page 12
The Official World Soaring Championships Score Sheet (Feature Article) [Competition\Bayreuth], November, page 35
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], November, page 39
Millennium Merchandise The 1999-2000 Soaring Catalog (Feature Article) [Equipment], November, page 43
Introducing the ASW-28 (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\ASW-28], December, page 7
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], December, page 39

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