Soaring Magazine Index for 2002 organized by Subject and Author

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Department, Columns, or Sections of the magazine are indicated within parentheses '( )'.
Subject, and sub-subject, are indicated within square brackets '[ ]'.

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1-26
Randy Rothe, Bullseye! - The 2002 1-26 Championships, December, page 9
AOPA
Editor, AOPA Volunteer of the Month, March, page 10
Abernathy, Mike
Soaring Weather Reports Website (SSA Mail) [Weather\Kevin Ford], January, page 4
Tools for Soaring Skill Improvement (Feature Article) [Training], June, page 30
Accident
Gavin Wills, Norm's Last Flight, May, page 26
Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs
Bertha Ryan, Soaring Landmark Dedication, April, page 6
Laurence Edgar, High Flight in a Mountain Lee Wave, June, page 26
Bertha Ryan and Lloyd Licher, Mountain Wave Exploration: The Past Meets the Future, August, page 34
Ainslie, Andrew
The Screw of the Tern: A Cautionary Tale (Feature Article) [Safety\Trailers], January, page 37
Air Shows
Burt Compton, Oshkosh 2002, July, page 5
Akins, Paul P.
A Great Accomplishment (Milestones) [First Solo\Youth], September, page 46
Appleyrd, Colin
Pints and Pounds (SSA Mail) [Safety], July, page 4
Armstrong, Janice Hagen (a.k.a. Janice Armstrong)
The 2002 SSA Convention and Air Sports Expo (Feature Article) [Conventions\Ontario], April, page 27
Sailplane Homebuilders Association Offers New Books (Soaring News) [Literature\SHA], July, page 6
Sailplane Development Panel (Soaring News) [OSTIV\Sailplanes], August, page 8
Book Review: Delta Papa: A Life of Flying, by Derek Piggott (Soaring News) [Literature\Book Reviews\Derek Piggott], October, page 8
Arnoux-Connors, Katarina Nicole
The Return to Turf Soaring (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\Cirrus; Sites\Turf], February, page 18
Aronoff, Lloyd
Flying Together (Milestones) [Commercial Operators\Miami Soaring], June, page 49
Awards
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, January, page 40
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, February, page 40
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, March, page 41
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, April, page 38
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, May, page 46
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, June, page 40
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, July, page 40
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, August, page 40
Thomas Milko, Diplome de Performance, September, page 5
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, September, page 39
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, October, page 39
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, November, page 40
Arleen Coleson, Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady, December, page 42
Frank Konesky, Dr. Francis Bundy, March, page 3
Editor, Soaring Hall of Fame Nominations Sought, July, page 5
SSA Annual Awards, May, page 15
Arthur Wallace, Michael Wallace Memorial Scholarship Grant Awarded, August, page 10
Bacqué, Peter
New Glider License (Milestones) [Training\Youth; Katie Gribble], August, page 43
Ball, Mickey
Sailplane on Final (Cover) [Sailplanes\Schweizer SGS 1-26\Bandel Eighty-Four], July, cover
Ballistic Recovery
Robert Salvo, A Ballistic Recovery System for the Genesis 2, February, page 30
Barbera, Karen Scheder
10,000 feet and Climbing (Feature Article) [History\Dick Schreder], June, page 24
Birds
John Shelton, My Condor Story, April, page 3
Blacksten, Raul
Lost Orders (SSA Mail) [Literature\VSA], April, page 3
Blakemore, Bob
Region 9 Championships (Soaring News) [Competitions\Pleasant Valley], September, page 5
Blankenship, Terry; with Angel Pala
Third Annual Jim Crisp Memorial Taos Soaring Fiesta (Soaring News) [Sites\Taos], October, page 4
Blasi, Di
New Product - The NavPad (Soaring News) [Instruments], September, page 10
Blomquist, Del
Commendation (SSA Mail) [Competitions\9-11; People\Paddy Welles], January, page 3
Bowers, Al
Great Pioneers (SSA Mail) [History\Wright Bros], December, page 3
Bradbury, Tom
Evolution of Cumulus Cloud (Feature Article) [Meteorology\Cumulus Clouds], April, page 17
Layer Clouds (Feature Article) [Meteorology\Clouds], August, page 22
Brickner, Cindy
Region 12 Cross-Country Fun Contest (Soaring News) [Competitions\Caracole], November, page 19
Brooker, Kevin
Mt. Washington Wave Camp (Soaring News) [Wave\Mt. Washington], January, page 9
Buell, Linn
Book Review: Asiago: La nascita del volo a vela in Italia or The State of Gliding in Italy (Soaring News) [Literature\Italy], December, page 9
Burbank, Janie
What a 16th Birthday (Milestones) [First Solo\Youth; People\Franklin Burbank], September, page 43
Burch, Jim D.
Confessions of a Pilot Examiner (Feature Article) [FAA\Flight Tests], November, page 22
Bushouse, Gary
Ensign Days at Lake Elsinore (Soaring News) [Clubs\Lake Elsinore], November, page 8
Byard, Jeff
The Boy Who Flew With the Condors (Feature Article) [History\Film], February, page 24
Byars, Ed
Divided (Hangar-Flying Project) [Geography], September, page 37
Rattled (Hangar-Flying Project) [Snakes], September, page 37
The Hangar-Flying Project (Hangar-Flying Project) [Stories], September, page 37
The Hangar-Flying Project (Soaring News) [Stories], October, page 10
The Hangar-Flying Project (Milestones) [Stories], November, page 42
The Hangar-Flying Project (Soaring News) [Stories], December, page 10
CAP
John Hamm, Another Triumphant Flight, February, page 43
Michael Dare, First Cadet Solos in Squadron 11 Glider Program, March, page 43
CCSC
First Solo Flight (Milestones) [First Solo\Brad Towne], November, page 42
Campbell, John H. (a.k.a. John Campbell)
Teens Spread their Wings in Colorado (Milestones) [Training\Youth], March, page 43
Carlson, Mike
Low-Energy Landings (SSA Mail) [Training\Landing], March, page 4
Carpenter, Dave
Soloed - More Work Ahead (Milestones) [First Solo], December, page 48
Carswell, Dean
The SSA Master Cross-Country Instructor Program (Soaring News) [X-C Soaring\Instructors], April, page 6
The SSA Cross-Country Handbook for Students (Soaring News) [Training\Cross Country], May, page 4
TSA Training Seminar and Cross-Country Camp (Soaring News) [X-C Soaring\Training; TSA], October, page 6
Carswell, Tammie
TSA Youth Training Program (Milestones) [Training\Youth; Clubs; TSA], October, page 42
Christner, Susan
All Smiles (Milestones) [Training\CAP; Clubs], April, page 47
Clubs
Susan Christner, All Smiles, April, page 47
Pete Sisoy, Seven Students Soloed, May, page 49
Tammie Carswell, TSA Youth Training Program, October, page 42
Frauke Elber, A Hangar for Tidewater Soaring, February, page 3
Alexis Glynn, The Elusive Silver Lining, December, page 38
Benjamin Marcus, A New Soaring Club in Indiana, July, page 6
Gary Bushouse, Ensign Days at Lake Elsinore, November, page 8
Jeff Driscoll, Nutmg Soaring Purchases Freehold Airport, May, page 6
Jim Vickery, Glider Chick Rules, October, page 43
Mick Westbrook, Busy Year, May, page 48
Cochrane, John H. (a.k.a. John Cochrane)
Safer Finishes (Feature Article) [Safety\Finishes], October, page 26
Tonopah Notes (Feature Article) [Competitions\Tonopah], November, page 32
Codes
The Codebreaker, September, page 38
Colacevich, Sergio
My Thousands (Feature Article) [X-C Soaring\1000K; Truckee], July, page 35
Cole, Dan
2002 Region 5 North Contest (Soaring News) [Competitions\Region 5 North; Perry], July, page 8
Cole, Greg
SparrowHawk First Flight (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\SparrowHawk], March, page 8
Coleson, Arleen (a.k.a. A. Coleson)
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], January, page 40
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], February, page 40
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], March, page 41
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], April, page 38
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], May, page 46
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], June, page 40
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], July, page 40
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], August, page 40
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], September, page 39
Silver Badge (Milestones) [Youth\Ryan Vihlen], September, page 43
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], October, page 39
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], November, page 40
Badges & Records: Ask the Badge Lady (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards], December, page 42
Commercial Operations
Roy Coulliette, Turf Soaring School Celebrates its 35th Anniversary, October, page 4
Commercial Operators
Robert Sumwalt, Bermuda High Badge Day, March, page 10
Lloyd Aronoff, Flying Together, June, page 49
Commericial Operations
Bruce Lawler, Heavenly Valley Ski Resort and Lake Tahoe, August, cover
Competitions
Albert Thomas, Mistaken Identity, February, page 3
Karl Striedieck, A Better Sniffer?, August, page 14
Editor, 2004 National Contest Sites Selected, November, page 6
Karl Striedieck, Tweaking Time-Limited Tasks, November, page 22
Del Blomquist, Commendation, January, page 3
Chad Moore, Air Sailing Sports Class Contest, September, page 8
Cindy Brickner, Region 12 Cross-Country Fun Contest, November, page 19
The 2001 US National and Regional Champions, April, page 21
Randy Rothe, Bullseye! - The 2002 1-26 Championships, December, page 9
Kai Gertsen, 2002 Region 3 Contest, November, page 10
George Moffat, Changes in Competition Soaring, October, page 22
George Moffat, Changes in Competition Soaring - Part 2, December, page 34
Susan McAllister, Motorglider Nationals Comes Into its Own, February, page 14
Charlie Spratt, 2002 Standard Class National Soaring Championships, September, page 24
Karl Striedieck, The CD, June, page 14
Susan McAllister, Motorglider Nationals Comes Into its Own, February, page 14
Bob Blakemore, Region 9 Championships, September, page 5
Janusz Kesik, A World Class Contest in Poland, July, page 5
Editor, Reese Center Selected to Bid for 2006 World Gliding Championships, November, page 6
Bob Dittert, National Championships at Reese, December, page 22
Dan Cole, 2002 Region 5 North Contest, July, page 8
Jim and Jackie Payne and John and Linda Murray, Return to Kitty Hawk, November, page 4
Jim Payne, Return to Kitty Hawk, December, page 6
Karl Striedieck, Contest Rules Recommendations for 2002, January, page 8
Karl Striedieck, The Scoring Program, February, page 12
SSA Staff, Contest Rules Committee Election, June, page 4
Editor, Two Elected to SSA Rules Committee, November, page 6
Rick Sheppe, 2002 Senior Contest, May, page 8
Gary Kemp, Region 11 Championships, September, page 6
Conrad Suechting, The Second World Air Games - Mañana Perhaps, January, page 24
John Good, World Gliding Championships, February, page 6
Rick Sheppe, 2002 Senior Contest, May, page 8
Charlie Spratt, 2001 15-Meter National Championships, January, pages 18,19,20,21
Fernando Silva, Lessons Learned at Uvalde, January, pages 22,23
Charlie Spratt, Racing has Changed, January, page 3
Karl Striedieck, Tasking, October, page 19
Paddy Welles, Dune Revisited: the 2002 15-Meter National Championships, November, page 26
John Cochrane, Tonopah Notes, November, page 32
Karl Striedieck, Cross-Country Competition Training Offered, November, page 16
Bob O'Neal, 2002 Texas Soaring Association Labor Day Race Results, November, page 16
François Pin, WCSA Sponsorships, June, page 6
John Good, The 2001 World Gliding Championships, March, page 30
Hannes Linke, Request for Bids for the 2006 Multi-Class World Championships, April, page 10
Charlie Spratt, Rules on the Road, May, page 27
Compton, Burt
Oshkosh 2002 (Soaring News) [Air Shows\Oshkosh], July, page 5
Texas Soaring Recods Set at Marfa (Soaring News) [Records\Marfa], September, page 10
Conventions
Larry Sanderson, The Wright Brothers, Dayton and Gliders, September, page 2
Larry Sanderson, SSA in Ontario California, that is, January, page 2
Janice Armstrong, The 2002 SSA Convention and Air Sports Expo, April, page 27
Coulliette, Roy
Turf Soaring School Celebrates its 35th Anniversary (Soaring News) [Sites\Turf; Commercial Operations\Turf], October, page 4
Crepaz, Nicole
Mid Georgia Soaring Association (Cover) [Sites\Chilhowee Gliderport\Markus Crepaz], January, cover
Dabolt, Chris
Towing - Big is Better (SSA Mail) [Launching\Ground tow\Safety], March, page 3
Dare, Michael
First Cadet Solos in Squadron 11 Glider Program (Milestones) [Training\Youth; CAP], March, page 43
Davis, Ray
High School Freshman Solos (Milestones) [First Solo\Youth; People\ndy Davis], January, page 43
Decker, Tom
Junior Towing Junior (Milestones) [Training\Clubs; Youth], May, page 48
Design
Chuck Lohre, A New Sailplane Designer, June, page 34
Mark Maughmer, About Winglets, June, page 18
Dezzutti, John P.
Trailering Accident (SSA Mail) [Safety\Trailers], September, page 3
Dittert, Bob
National Championships at Reese (Feature Article) [Competitions\Reese], December, page 22
Donations
Fund Campaign Goal... Over the Top!, March, page 16
Driscoll, Jeff
Nutmg Soaring Purchases Freehold Airport (Soaring News) [Clubs\Nutmeg], May, page 6
DuPont, Alexis I.
Transponders in a Group (SSA Mail) [Instruments\Transponder], April, page 4
DuPont, Stephen (a.k.a. Stephen Du Pont, Stephen du Pont, Steve DuPont, Stephen duPont, S. DuPont, Steve du Pont, Steve Dupont, Steve duPont, S. duPont, S. Du Pont, S. du Pont, Steve Du Pont)
Book Material Available (SSA Mail) [Literature\History], May, page 3
First Powered Device to Fly (SSA Mail) [Planaphore\George Cayley], October, page 3
Duston, Richard
Remembering El Mirage (Feature Article) [History\El Mirage], July, page 22
The Flight That Never Was (Feature Article) [False Record\History], September, page 20
Eagles
Timothy McAllister, Running on Rails with Golden Eagles, March, page 26
Edgar, Laurence
High Flight in a Mountain Lee Wave (Feature Article) [History; Techniques\Mountain Waves; Sites\Bishop, California; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\National Soaring Museum\Landmark], June, page 26
Editor
AOPA Volunteer of the Month (Soaring News) [AOPA\Susan McAllister], March, page 10
US - Manufactured 2-Place Training Glider Planned (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Training], March, page 10
Soaring Hall of Fame Nominations Sought (Soaring News) [Awards\Hall of Fame], July, page 5
Correction (Soaring News) [History\Mountain Wave], August, page 5
Lindbergh Webpage (Soaring News) [History\Lindbergh], August, page 5
Perlan Project in New Zealand (Soaring News) [Waves\Perlan], September, page 4
Foreigh Glider Pilot Applications (Soaring News) [Licenses\Pilots\Foreign], October, page 4
Directors Elected (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], November, page 4
SSA Officers Elected (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], November, page 4
2004 National Contest Sites Selected (Soaring News) [Competitions], November, page 6
Reese Center Selected to Bid for 2006 World Gliding Championships (Soaring News) [Competitions\Reese], November, page 6
Two Elected to SSA Rules Committee (Soaring News) [Competitions\Rules], November, page 6
Correction (Soaring News) [People\Kempton Izuno], November, page 16
Editorial
Larry Sanderson, SSA in Ontario California, that is, January, page 2
Larry Sanderson, Developments in Ontario, March, page 2
Larry Sanderson, Where in the World is the SSA, April, page 2
Larry Sanderson, SSA is 70 Years Old this Month, May, page 2
Larry Sanderson, The Wright Brothers, Dayton and Gliders, September, page 2
Larry Sanderson, Why We Care ... and How You Can Help, December, page 2
Larry Sanderson, Airspace, Airspace and Airspace, June, page 2
Larry Sanderson, Our Extended Family, October, page 2
Larry Sanderson, SSA Members Step Up, February, page 2
Larry Sanderson, How's Our Society Doing Today?, August, page 2
Larry Sanderson, Passing the Baton, November, page 2
Elber, Frauke
A Hangar for Tidewater Soaring (SSA Mail) [Clubs\Hangar], February, page 3
The Oldest Lineboy (SSA Mail) [Sites\Seminole Lake; Senior\Seminole Lake], June, page 3
Sweepstakes Winner (Soaring News) [US Team\Sweepstakes], June, page 8
Ely, Mike
Tow Plane Engine Cooling (SSA Mail) [Launching\Tow Plane], April, page 3
FAA
Jim D. Burch, Confessions of a Pilot Examiner, November, page 22
SSA Staff, The FAA's "No Loitering" Rule, May, page 4
Jim Short, FAA Releases Sport Pilot NRPM - SSA Member comments solicited, April, page 35
False Record
Richard Duston, The Flight That Never Was, September, page 20
Finegan, Michael S. (a.k.a. Mike Finegan)
Great "Oldies" Article (SSA Mail) [History\Doug Lamont], February, page 3
First Solo
Dave Carpenter, Soloed - More Work Ahead, December, page 48
CCSC, First Solo Flight, November, page 42
Walt Klemperer, Oregon CAP Solo, December, page 48
James Pitcher, First Solo, June, page 49
Pete Sisoy, Seven Students Soloed, May, page 49
Ivan Snell, First Solo on 14th Birthday, January, page 43
Ray Davis, High School Freshman Solos, January, page 43
Chris P. Hodges, Solo Flight at Age 14, February, page 43
Ivan Snell, As Fate Would Have It, August, page 43
Janie Burbank, What a 16th Birthday, September, page 43
Paul P. Akins, A Great Accomplishment, September, page 46
Fountain, A.E.
Sad News (SSA Mail) [Obituaries\Dick Schreder], October, page 3
Freedom's Wings
Jerry Sorin, Freedom's Wings' two place sailplane at Van Sant, April, cover
Frere, Eric; with Fred Looft
Importing a Used Glider to the United States (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\Importing], October, page 29
Geography
Ed Byars, Divided, September, page 37
Gertsen, Kai
2002 Region 3 Contest (Soaring News) [Competitions\Danville], November, page 10
Gilpatrick, Jules
Tow Plane Engine Cooling (SSA Mail) [Launching\Tow Plane], April, page 3
Glendening, John W. (a.k.a. Jack Glendening)
BLIPMAPs (Feature Article) [Meteorology\X-C Soaring], July, page 30
Glider Operations
Charlie Pate, New Glider Operation, June, page 8
Glover, Creig
Thank You, George Thelen (SSA Mail) [People\George Thelen; Safety\George Thelen], May, page 3
Glynn, Alexis
The Elusive Silver Lining (Feature Article) [Clubs\Houston], December, page 38
GmbH, Rolladen-Schneider Flugzeugbau
Rolladen-Schneider Dealer (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Rolladen-Schneider], June, page 6
Golf
Jack Wyman, The Soaring Populatiry of...Golf?, February, page 32
Good, John F. (a.k.a. John Good)
World Gliding Championships (Soaring News) [Competitions\Sites\Mafikeng], February, page 6
The 2001 World Gliding Championships (Feature Article) [Competitions\World], March, page 30
The Soaring Society of America is 70 this Month (Feature Article) [Soaring Society of America], May, page 22
The Positive Control Check and Critical Assembly Check (Feature Article) [Safety], May, page 34
Top Gun (Hangar-Flying Project) [Sailplanes\Schweizer SGS 2-32], September, page 38
Gray, Ginger
Discus Resting Against West Texas Sunset (Cover) [Sailplanes\Discus CS; Soaring Sites\Marfa], February, cover
Greenblatt, Robert (a.k.a. Bob Greenblatt)
Author Replies - Low-Energy Landings (SSA Mail) [Training\Landing], March, page 4
Greenwell, Eric (a.k.a. E. Greenwell)
Transponders in Sailplanes (Feature Article) [Instruments\Transponder], February, page 26
Choosing, Installing and Using a Transponder (Feature Article) [Instruments\Transponder], March, page 36
Reply to Transponder Question (SSA Mail) [Instruments\Transponder], June, page 3
Flying the SparrowHawk - a Pilot's Report (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\SparrowHawk], July, page 26
Alaska Dreaming (Feature Article) [X-C Soaring\Alaska], November, page 34
Grens, Ed
Contact for Soaring Flight Simulator (SSA Mail) [Simulator], March, page 3
Hamm, John
Another Triumphant Flight (Milestones) [Training\Youth; CAP], February, page 43
Hangglider
Simine Short, Brazil, Air letter sheet, December, page 3
Hansman, Laura
Soaring Essay (Milestones) [Training\Heather Hansman], January, page 43
Hanson, Rick
Youth Soaring Camps (Soaring News) [Training\Youth; Warren], March, page 8
Hardy, Tom
Thank You, Bob (SSA Mail) [Training], November, page 3
Hays, Jim
Low Performance Fun (Feature Article) [X-C Soaring\Fun], April, page 24
Hays, Joe S.; with Robert Tidwell
The New Silent Wings Museum (Feature Article) [Museum\Lubbock], July, page 18
Hayward, Helen
Club History on Internet (SSA Mail) [History\Club], March, page 6
Hazlegrove, Jeffrey
Another Lincoln Flies (Milestones) [People\Lincoln], October, page 43
Herold, Carl
"Landout" CD (Soaring News) [X-C Soaring\Landing Sites], August, page 10
Higgins, Harry C. (a.k.a. Harry Higgins)
Super Albatross (SSA Mail) [Sailplanes\Super Albatross], July, page 3
Hill, Steve M.
Thank You, Steve Northcraft (SSA Mail) [People\Steve Northcraft], May, page 3
Hilton, Barron
Book Review: Because I Fly (Soaring News) [Literature\Poetry], December, page 9
Hines, Steve; with Jan Scott (a.k.a. J. Scott)
SSA is 70 this Month (Cover) [Soaring Society of America], May, cover
History
Bertha Ryan, Soaring Landmark Dedication, April, page 6
Laurence Edgar, High Flight in a Mountain Lee Wave, June, page 26
Bertha Ryan and Lloyd Licher, Mountain Wave Exploration: The Past Meets the Future, August, page 34
Betty McMillen Loufek, Soaring History, August, page 3
Helen Hayward, Club History on Internet, March, page 6
Karen Scheder Barbera, 10,000 feet and Climbing, June, page 24
Mike Finegan, Great "Oldies" Article, February, page 3
Richard Duston, Remembering El Mirage, July, page 22
Jeff Byard, The Boy Who Flew With the Condors, February, page 24
Editor, Lindbergh Webpage, August, page 5
Editor, Correction, August, page 5
Kevin Kochersberger and Ken Hyde, The 1901 Wright Glider, August, page 27
Al Bowers, Great Pioneers, December, page 3
Kevin Kochersberger and Ken Hyde, The Wright 1902 Glider, October, page 30
Hjertberg, Karl
Rebuilding a Bungee-Launch Platform (Soaring News) [Launching\Bungee; International\Sweden], October, page 6
Hodges, Chris P.
Solo Flight at Age 14 (Milestones) [First Solo\Youth], February, page 43
Homebuilders' Workshop
Richard Thornton, Homebuilders' Workshop at Tehachapi, June, cover
Hudson, Mitch
Thank You (SSA Mail) [Youth], January, page 4
Hug, Rod
Sailplane Flight Simulator (SSA Mail) [Simulator], July, page 3
Hunter, Robert L.
Transponder Question (SSA Mail) [Instruments\Transponder], June, page 3
Hyde, Ken; with Kevin Kochersberger
The 1901 Wright Glider (Feature Article) [History\Wright Bros], August, page 27
The Wright 1902 Glider (Feature Article) [History\Wright Glider], October, page 30
Instruments
Di Blasi, New Product - The NavPad, September, page 10
Ian Strachan, IGC Flight Recorder Approvals, January, page 10
Eric Greenwell, Transponders in Sailplanes, February, page 26
Eric Greenwell, Choosing, Installing and Using a Transponder, March, page 36
Alexis I. DuPont, Transponders in a Group, April, page 4
Eric Greenwell, Reply to Transponder Question, June, page 3
Robert L. Hunter, Transponder Question, June, page 3
International
Karl Hjertberg, Rebuilding a Bungee-Launch Platform, October, page 6
Izuno, Kempton
The Most Incredible Cross-Country School (Feature Article) [X-C Soaring\Mountain Soaring], September, page 29
Jacobs, Guenther
Training Camp in Parowan, Utah (Soaring News) [Training\Parowan], September, page 10
Jacobs, Martha
Announcing the 2003 US Soaring Team Sweepstakes (Soaring News) [US Team\Sweepstakes], December, page 4
Johnson, Daniel L. (a.k.a. Daniel Johnson, Dan Johnson)
Rehydration - How to Stay Moist or Prunelike Pilots Soar Sloppily (Feature Article) [Safety\Medical], April, page 32
Johnson, Richard H. (a.k.a. Dick Johnson, Richard Johnson, R.H. Johnson, R. Johnson)
PC-Based Sailplane Flight Simulation (Soaring News) [Simulation\Training], January, page 9
Marfa 2002 Spring Thermal and Wave Camp Report (Soaring News) [Soaring Camp\Marfa], June, page 8
Thanks, Charlie (SSA Mail) [People\Charlie Spratt], July, page 3
Joseph C. Lincoln Award Committee
Joseph C. Lincoln Award Winner (Soaring News) [Literature\Gary Fogel], February, page 6
Joss, John
The Rope Break (SSA Mail) [Safety\Towing], September, page 3
Kantz, William
The Flight That Never Was (SSA Mail), November, page 3
Katie Gribble
Peter Bacqué, New Glider License, August, page 43
Kellerman, Richard
Using Thermodynamic Diagrams, Part 2 (Feature Article) [Meteorology\Competition], April, page 12
Kemp, Gary F. (a.k.a. Gary Kemp)
Region 11 Championships (Soaring News) [Competitions\Siskiyou County], September, page 6
Kesik, Janusz
A World Class Contest in Poland (Soaring News) [Competitions\Poland], July, page 5
Killmier, Peter
Seeking Information on Fledgling Primary Glider (SSA Mail) [Sailplanes\Fledgling], January, page 6
Klemperer, Walt
Oregon CAP Solo (Milestones) [First Solo\CAP; Youth; People\Ashlee Klemperer], December, page 48
Knauff, Thomas (a.k.a. Tom Knauff, T. Knauff)
Pilots Identified (SSA Mail) [Pilots\Record], March, page 3
Canopy Open on Tow (Feature Article) [Safety\Emergency], June, page 15
Knickerbocker, Shawn
Reconditioned L-13 Blaniks (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Blanik L-13], April, page 10
Kochersberger, Kevin; with Ken Hyde
The 1901 Wright Glider (Feature Article) [History\Wright Bros], August, page 27
The Wright 1902 Glider (Feature Article) [History\Wright Glider], October, page 30
Koerner, Dot
Pints and Pounds - Again (SSA Mail) [Safety], September, page 3
Konesky, Frank
Dr. Francis Bundy (SSA Mail) [Awards\Hall of Fame; People\Francis Bundy], March, page 3
Kreyche, Tom
Soaring the Great Basin (Feature Article) [X-C Soaring\Ely], March, page 18
Kristensen, Lars
Waves in Norway (Soaring News) [Waves\Norway], July, page 6
Lacaze, Leonard
Old, Bold Pilots (SSA Mail) [Senior], November, page 3
Latner, Alexis Glynn
2002 WSPA Seminar (Soaring News) [Soaring Seminar\WSPA], September, page 4
Latson, John
Schweizer 2-32 (Cover) [Sailplanes\Schweizer SGS 2-32\TSA], September, cover
Launching
Karl Hjertberg, Rebuilding a Bungee-Launch Platform, October, page 6
Chris Dabolt, Towing - Big is Better, March, page 3
Jack Ryder, Tow Plane Engine Cooling, February, page 4
Jules Gilpatrick, Tow Plane Engine Cooling, April, page 3
Mike Ely, Tow Plane Engine Cooling, April, page 3
K.J. Strack, Tow Plane Engine Cooling, May, page 3
Lawler, Bruce
Heavenly Valley Ski Resort and Lake Tahoe (Cover) [Commericial Operations\Soar Minden; Sailplanes\Grob 103], August, cover
Leonard, Ron
A New Pilot in Missouri (Milestones) [Training\CAP], April, page 47
Licenses
Editor, Foreigh Glider Pilot Applications, October, page 4
Licher, Lloyd; with Bertha M. Ryan (a.k.a. Bertha Ryan, B.M. Ryan and B. Ryan)
Mountain Wave Exploration: The Past Meets the Future (Feature Article) [Sites\Bishop, California; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\National Soaring Museum\Landmark; History; Techniques\Mountain Waves], August, page 34
Linex, Martin
Following in the Footsteps (Milestones) [Training\Youth], May, page 48
Linke, Hannes
Request for Bids for the 2006 Multi-Class World Championships (Soaring News) [Competitions\World\Bids], April, page 10
Literature
Janice Armstrong, Book Review: Delta Papa: A Life of Flying, by Derek Piggott, October, page 8
Joseph C. Lincoln Award Committee, Joseph C. Lincoln Award Winner, February, page 6
Joe W. Streetman, Book Review: Wind and Wings: The History of Soaring in San Diego by Gary Fogel, January, pages 8,9
Stephen duPont, Book Material Available, May, page 3
Linn Buell, Book Review: Asiago: La nascita del volo a vela in Italia or The State of Gliding in Italy, December, page 9
Jennifer Marshall, Book Review: More With Less - Paul MacCready and the Dream of Efficient flght, September, page 10
Barron Hilton, Book Review: Because I Fly, December, page 9
Janice Armstrong, Sailplane Homebuilders Association Offers New Books, July, page 6
Raul Blacksten, Lost Orders, April, page 3
Logan Weck
Geoff Weck, Happy CAP Cadets, November, page 42
Lohre, Chuck
A New Sailplane Designer (Feature Article) [Design\Michael Greiner], June, page 34
Looft, Fred; with Eric Frere
Importing a Used Glider to the United States (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\Importing], October, page 29
Loufek, Betty McMillen
Soaring History (SSA Mail) [History\Birds], August, page 3
Magazine
R.R. Powell, Worth Saving, February, page 3
Marcus, Benjamin
A New Soaring Club in Indiana (Soaring News) [Clubs\Indiana], July, page 6
Marshall, Jennifer
Book Review: More With Less - Paul MacCready and the Dream of Efficient flght (Soaring News) [Literature\Paul MacCready; People\Paul Ciotti], September, page 10
Martin, Cam
New Duster Pilot (Milestones) [Training\Duster], June, page 49
Mathias, John
Crosswind Approaches (SSA Mail) [Training\Landing], February, page 3
Maughmer, Mark D. (a.k.a. Mark Maughmer, M.D. Maughmer)
About Winglets (Feature Article) [Design\Winglets], June, page 18
Maupin, Margaret
Windrose Caution (SSA Mail) [Sailplanes\Safety; Windrose], July, page 4
McAllister, Susan
Motorglider Nationals Comes Into its Own (Feature Article) [Competitions\Motorgliders; Competitions\Hobbs; Sites\Hobbs], February, page 14
No Experience Necessary - Learning to Race at Mifflin (Feature Article) [Sports Class], September, page 16
McAllister, Timothy
Running on Rails with Golden Eagles (Feature Article) [Eagles\Colorado], March, page 26
McKinnon, A.
CAP Glider Encampment (Milestones) [Training\CAP], November, page 42
Me163 rocket powered plane
Simine Short, Guayana, November, page 3
Medical
Jim Ross, Beware of Those Waves, August, page 3
Meteorology
Ed Yess, Cirrus Origins, July, page 4
Tom Bradbury, Layer Clouds, August, page 22
Richard Kellerman, Using Thermodynamic Diagrams, Part 2, April, page 12
Gavin Wills, Mountain Thermals, Part Two - Outsmarting the Sirens, August, page 16
Tom Bradbury, Evolution of Cumulus Cloud, April, page 17
Gavin Wills, Mountain Thermals, Part One: Cloud Huggers and Rock Hoppers, June, page 38
Gavin Wills, Mountain Thermals, Part Two - Outsmarting the Sirens, August, page 16
Gavin Wills, Mountain Thermals, Part One: Cloud Huggers and Rock Hoppers, June, page 38
Jack Glendening, BLIPMAPs, July, page 30
Milko, Thomas
Diplome de Performance (Soaring News) [Awards], September, page 5
Moffat, George B., Jr. (a.k.a. George Moffat, G.B. Moffat, Jr., G. Moffat, George B. Moffat)
Changes in Competition Soaring (Feature Article) [Competitions\History], October, page 22
Changes in Competition Soaring - Part 2 (Feature Article) [Competitions\History], December, page 34
Moore, Chad
Air Sailing Sports Class Contest (Soaring News) [Competitions\Air Sailing], September, page 8
Moore, Robert Lee (a.k.a. R.L. Moore)
Charlie Bigelow - An Update and Correction (SSA Mail) [Safety\Charlie Bigelow], December, page 3
Mooring, Elmer E., Jr. (a.k.a. Elmer Mooring, Elmer E. Mooring, Elmer Mooring, Jr.)
The Rope Break (SSA Mail) [Safety\Towing], October, page 3
Motorgliders
Pete Williams, What's New, December, page 19
Mountain Flying
Gavin Wills, Norm's Last Flight, May, page 26
Mountain Soaring
Gavin Wills, Mountain Soaring Tips - Ridge Running, March, page 23
Mroz, Winfried
Great Article (SSA Mail) [Wright Glider\Lilienthal], November, page 3
Museum
National Soaring Museum, Museum Director Sought, November, page 8
Joe S. Hays and Robert Tidwell, The New Silent Wings Museum, July, page 18
New Schweizer Gallery Now Open at the National Soaring Museum, March, page 8
National Soaring Museum
Museum Director Sought (Soaring News) [Museum], November, page 8
Bertha Ryan, Soaring Landmark Dedication, April, page 6
No subject
Mark Rose, Coming Back, July, page 43
William Kantz, The Flight That Never Was, November, page 3
Norris, Eric
BG Sailplanes (SSA Mail) [Sailplanes\Gus Briegleb], January, page 4
O'Neal, Bob
2002 Texas Soaring Association Labor Day Race Results (Soaring News) [Competitions\TSA], November, page 16
OSTIV
Janice Armstrong, Sailplane Development Panel, August, page 8
Obituaries
Final Glide, January, page 43
Final Glide, February, page 43
Final Glide, March, page 43
Final Glide, April, page 47
Final Glide, May, page 49
Final Glide, June, page 49
Final Glide, July, page 43
Final Glide, August, page 43
Final Glide, September
Final Glide, October, page 42
Final Glide, November, page 42
Final Glide, December, page 48
A.E. Fountain, Sad News, October, page 3
Charlie Spratt, Dick Schreder Memorial, November, page 19
Pala, Angel; with Terry Blankenship
Third Annual Jim Crisp Memorial Taos Soaring Fiesta (Soaring News) [Sites\Taos], October, page 4
Pate, Charlie
New Glider Operation (Soaring News) [Glider Operations], June, page 8
Payne, James M. (a.k.a. Jim Payne, James Payne)
Return to Kitty Hawk (Soaring News) [Competitions\RTKH], December, page 6
Payne, Jim and Jackie and John and Linda Murray
Return to Kitty Hawk (Soaring News) [Competitions\RTKH], November, page 4
People
Jim Vickery, Glider Chick Rules, October, page 43
Frank Konesky, Dr. Francis Bundy, March, page 3
Janie Burbank, What a 16th Birthday, September, page 43
Jennifer Marshall, Book Review: More With Less - Paul MacCready and the Dream of Efficient flght, September, page 10
Ray Davis, High School Freshman Solos, January, page 43
Editor, Correction, November, page 16
Walt Klemperer, Oregon CAP Solo, December, page 48
Jeffrey Hazlegrove, Another Lincoln Flies, October, page 43
Ivan Snell, First Solo on 14th Birthday, January, page 43
Steve M. Hill, Thank You, Steve Northcraft, May, page 3
Simine Short, Guayana, November, page 3
Eugene F. Ruperto, Proud Father, September, page 43
Dick Johnson, Thanks, Charlie, July, page 3
Creig Glover, Thank You, George Thelen, May, page 3
Del Blomquist, Commendation, January, page 3
Perry
Dan Cole, 2002 Region 5 North Contest, July, page 8
Pilots
Tom Knauff, Pilots Identified, March, page 3
Pin, François G. (a.k.a. François Pin, Francois Pin)
World Class Soaring Association Elects New Officers (Soaring News) [World Class\Association], February, page 8
WCSA Sponsorships (Soaring News) [Competitions\WCSA], June, page 6
Pitcher, James
First Solo (Milestones) [First Solo\Silvercreek Glider Club], June, page 49
Planaphore
Stephen duPont, First Powered Device to Fly, October, page 3
Povinelli, Michael
More Utah Milestones (Milestones) [Training\CAP], February, page 43
Powell, R.R. "Boom" (a.k.a. R.R. Powell)
Worth Saving (SSA Mail) [Magazine\Hydration], February, page 3
Pruchnick, Ken
Helping to Promote the Sport (SSA Mail) [Publicity], March, page 6
Publicity
Ken Pruchnick, Helping to Promote the Sport, March, page 6
Charlie Spratt, Soaring on Display, August, page 38
Quinn, Paul
Young and Old (Milestones) [Training\Youth], August, page 43
RTKH
Larry Sanderson, The Wright Brothers, Dayton and Gliders, September, page 2
Racing
Chris Wood, The Song Remains the Same, December, page 28
Records
Burt Compton, Texas Soaring Recods Set at Marfa, September, page 10
Reid, Frank
Membership Discounts for Active SSA Instructors (Instructors' Corner) [Training\Instructors], January, page 12
Skids (Instructors' Corner) [Training], March, page 12
Coordinated Turns (Instructors' Corner) [Training], May, page 12
Uncoordinated Versus Cross-Controlled Flight (Instructors' Corner) [Training], July, page 14
Completing the Loop (Instructors' Corner) [Training], September, page 12
No Medical Required (Instructors' Corner) [Training\Medical], November, page 23
Reid, Jayne
How's Your Towing Attitude (Tow Pilots' Corner) [Training\Towing], January, page 17
Safeguarding Against Towing with the Sailplane's Spoilers Open (Tow Pilots' Corner) [Training\Towing], March, page 14
The Rudder Waggle Signal (Tow Pilots' Corner) [Training\Towing], May, page 14
The Rope Break (Tow Pilots' Corner) [Training\Towing], July, page 16
Takeoff Procedures (Tow Pilots' Corner) [Training], September, page 14
Currency (Tow Pilots' Corner) [Safety\Towing], December, page 20
Rhule, Steven P.
New Pilot in Pennsylvania (Milestones) [Training\CAP], February, page 43
Ridge
John Sullivan, Soaring the Ridge in Pennsylvania, March, cover
Robinson, Fred
The Right Choice (SSA Mail) [Safety], May, page 3
Rohsner, Art
Low-Energy Landings (SSA Mail) [Training\Landing], March, page 3
Rose, Mark
Coming Back (Milestones), July, page 43
Ross, James L. (a.k.a. Jim Ross)
Beware of Those Waves (SSA Mail) [Medical\Skin Cancer], August, page 3
Rothe, Randy
Bullseye! - The 2002 1-26 Championships (Soaring News) [Competitions\Colorado Springs; 1-26], December, page 9
Ruperto, Eugene F.
Proud Father (Milestones) [Youth; People\Frank Ruperto], September, page 43
Ruprecht, Judy
The Future of Gliding & Airspace in the US (Feature Article) [SSA\Air Space], August, page 18
Ryan, Bertha M. (a.k.a. Bertha Ryan, B.M. Ryan, B. Ryan)
Soaring Landmark Dedication (Soaring News) [History; Techniques\Mountain Waves; Sites\Bishop, California; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; National Soaring Museum\Landmark], April, page 6
Ryan, Bertha M. (a.k.a. Bertha Ryan, B.M. Ryan, B. Ryan); with Lloyd Licher
Mountain Wave Exploration: The Past Meets the Future (Feature Article) [Sites\Bishop, California; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\National Soaring Museum\Landmark; History; Techniques\Mountain Waves], August, page 34
Ryder, Jack
Tow Plane Engine Cooling (SSA Mail) [Launching\Tow Plane], February, page 4
SSA
Judy Ruprecht, The Future of Gliding & Airspace in the US, August, page 18
SSA Staff, Call for SSA Director Nominations, April, page 8
SSA Director Nominations, August, page 4
SSA Staff
Call for SSA Director Nominations (Soaring News) [SSA\Directors], April, page 8
SSA Flight Hotline Established (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], May, page 4
The FAA's "No Loitering" Rule (Soaring News) [FAA\Rules], May, page 4
Contest Rules Committee Election (Soaring News) [Competitions\Rules], June, page 4
Safety
Billy Singleton, Soaring Safety Foundation News, January, page 10
Billy Singleton, January SSF Report, January, page 46
George Thelen, Wake Turbulence or Canopy?, February, page 46
George Thelen, Youthful Indescretions, March, page 46
Fred Robinson, The Right Choice, May, page 3
J.J. Sinclair, The Torch, May, page 32
John Good, The Positive Control Check and Critical Assembly Check, May, page 34
George Thelen, Mail, June, page 46
Colin Appleyrd, Pints and Pounds, July, page 4
Tony Way, Thanks for Saving My Canopy, August, page 3
Dot Koerner, Pints and Pounds - Again, September, page 3
George Thelen, Readers' Ideas and Comments, November, page 38
George Thelen, Know Yourself, December, page 49
Billy Singleton, Soaring Safety Foundation, April, page 42
Robert Lee Moore, Charlie Bigelow - An Update and Correction, December, page 3
Billy Singleton, Soaring Safety Foundation Report, July, page 44
Tom Knauff, Canopy Open on Tow, June, page 15
John Cochrane, Safer Finishes, October, page 26
Creig Glover, Thank You, George Thelen, May, page 3
George Thelen, A Call From Mom, May, page 44
Ken Sorenson, Struck by Lightning, May, page 19
Dan Johnson, Rehydration - How to Stay Moist or Prunelike Pilots Soar Sloppily, April, page 32
Pete Williams, Staying Proficient, March, page 15
Billy Singleton, Soaring Safety Foundation Report, October, page 44
George Thelen, Ridge Soaring in the High Mountains, September, page 46
George Thelen, Old, Bold Pilots, August, page 46
K.J. Strack, Tow Plane Engine Cooling, May, page 3
John Joss, The Rope Break, September, page 3
Elmer Mooring, The Rope Break, October, page 3
Jayne Reid, Currency, December, page 20
Andrew Ainslie, The Screw of the Tern: A Cautionary Tale, January, page 37
John P. Dezzutti, Trailering Accident, September, page 3
Sailplanes
Vitek Siroky, New Gliders for the US Air Force Academy, July, page 5
Simine Short, Sweden, August, page 3
Simine Short, Germany, Semi-postal, May, page 3
Simine Short, Namibia, October, page 3
Two-Place Glider to be Manufactured in Florida, June, page 4
Shawn Knickerbocker, Reconditioned L-13 Blaniks, April, page 10
John Wolter, Scheibe Over Castle, December, cover
Katarina Nicole Arnoux-Connors, The Return to Turf Soaring, February, page 18
Ginger Gray, Discus Resting Against West Texas Sunset, February, cover
Peter Killmier, Seeking Information on Fledgling Primary Glider, January, page 6
Bruce Lawler, Heavenly Valley Ski Resort and Lake Tahoe, August, cover
Eric Norris, BG Sailplanes, January, page 4
Steven Sutnick, Big Step, September, page 43
Eric Frere and Fred Looft, Importing a Used Glider to the United States, October, page 29
Simine Short, Sweden, June, page 3
Simine Short, Sweden, July, page 3
Jerry Sorin, Bill Sucher over Bucks County, PA, November, cover
Pete Williams, The New Light Self-Launching Sailplanes, July, page 12
Norb Wethington, Looking for Pratt-Read Information, January, page 6
Bill Snead, Soaring Downwind, February, page 21
Rolladen-Schneider Flugzeugbau GmbH, Rolladen-Schneider Dealer, June, page 6
Tony Segal, Six Point Harnesses in Gliders, January, page 28
Margaret Maupin, Windrose Caution, July, page 4
Mickey Ball, Sailplane on Final, July, cover
John Good, Top Gun, September, page 38
John Latson, Schweizer 2-32, September, cover
Greg Cole, SparrowHawk First Flight, March, page 8
Eric Greenwell, Flying the SparrowHawk - a Pilot's Report, July, page 26
Harry Higgins, Super Albatross, July, page 3
Simine Short, Poland, September, page 3
Editor, US - Manufactured 2-Place Training Glider Planned, March, page 10
Salvo, Robert
A Ballistic Recovery System for the Genesis 2 (Feature Article) [Ballistic Recovery\Genesis 2], February, page 30
Sanderson, Larry
SSA in Ontario California, that is (President's Column) [Editorial; Conventions\Ontario], January, page 2
SSA Members Step Up (President's Column) [Editorial\Donations], February, page 2
Developments in Ontario (President's Column) [Editorial], March, page 2
Where in the World is the SSA (President's Column) [Editorial], April, page 2
SSA is 70 Years Old this Month (President's Column) [Editorial], May, page 2
Airspace, Airspace and Airspace (President's Column) [Editorial\Airspace], June, page 2
How's Our Society Doing Today? (President's Column) [Editorial\SSA], August, page 2
The Wright Brothers, Dayton and Gliders (President's Column) [Editorial; Conventions\Dayton; RTKH], September, page 2
Our Extended Family (President's Column) [Editorial\Clubs], October, page 2
Passing the Baton (President's Column) [Editorial\SSA], November, page 2
Why We Care ... and How You Can Help (President's Column) [Editorial], December, page 2
Scholarship
Arthur Wallace, Michael Wallace Memorial Scholarship Fund, February, page 6
Scholarships
Phyllis Wells, WSPA Scholarships, December, page 8
Schwartz, Ron
Cliff House to Lickdale Ga (Feature Article) [X-C Soaring\1-26 Record], May, page 37
Scott, Jan (a.k.a. J. Scott); with Steve Hines
SSA is 70 this Month (Cover) [Soaring Society of America], May, cover
Seaborn, W. John (a.k.a. John Seaborn)
The Robertson Trust (Feature Article) [US Team\Funding], January, page 34
US Soaring Team E-Survey (Soaring News) [US Team], August, page 5
Segal, Tony
Six Point Harnesses in Gliders (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\Safety], January, page 28
Senior
Leonard Lacaze, Old, Bold Pilots, November, page 3
Frauke Elber, The Oldest Lineboy, June, page 3
Shelton, John
My Condor Story (SSA Mail) [Birds\Avenal], April, page 3
Sheppe, Rick
Winter Fling (Feature Article) [Winter soaring\New England], January, pages 30,31,32,33
2002 Senior Contest (Soaring News) [Competitions\Senior; Competitions\Sites\Seminole Lake], May, page 8
Short, Jim
FAA Releases Sport Pilot NRPM - SSA Member comments solicited (Feature Article) [FAA\SSA; Sport Pilot], April, page 35
Short, Simine
Germany, Semi-postal [Sailplanes\ASW-20, ASW-15; Stamps], May, page 3
Sweden [Sailplanes\Lenticular Cloud; Stamps], June, page 3
Sweden [Sailplanes\Lenticular Cloud; Stamps], July, page 3
Sweden [Sailplanes\Altocumulus Cloud; Stamps], August, page 3
Poland [Sailplanes\SZD-22 "Mucha"; Stamps], September, page 3
Namibia [Sailplanes\ASW-24E; Stamps], October, page 3
Guayana [People\Rudy Opitz; Me163 rocket powered plane; Stamps], November, page 3
Brazil, Air letter sheet [Hangglider\Santa Claus, Christmas greetings; Stamps], December, page 3
Silva, Fernando
Lessons Learned at Uvalde (Feature Article) [Competitions\Sites\Uvalde], January, pages 22,23
Sinclair, J.J.
The Torch (Feature Article) [Safety], May, page 32
Simulation
Dick Johnson, PC-Based Sailplane Flight Simulation, January, page 9
Simulator
Ed Grens, Contact for Soaring Flight Simulator, March, page 3
Rod Hug, Sailplane Flight Simulator, July, page 3
Singleton, Billy J. (a.k.a. Billy Singleton, B.J. Singleton)
Soaring Safety Foundation News (Soaring News) [Safety], January, page 10
January SSF Report (Sailplane Safety) [Safety], January, page 46
Soaring Safety Foundation (Sailplane Safety) [Safety\Accidents], April, page 42
Soaring Safety Foundation Report (Sailplane Safety) [Safety\Check Lists], July, page 44
Soaring Safety Foundation Report (Sailplane Safety) [Safety\Report], October, page 44
Siroky, Vitek
New Gliders for the US Air Force Academy (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Air Force Academy], July, page 5
Sisoy, Pete
Seven Students Soloed (Milestones) [First Solo\Training; Clubs; Vultures], May, page 49
Sites
Bertha Ryan, Soaring Landmark Dedication, April, page 6
Laurence Edgar, High Flight in a Mountain Lee Wave, June, page 26
Bertha Ryan and Lloyd Licher, Mountain Wave Exploration: The Past Meets the Future, August, page 34
Nicole Crepaz, Mid Georgia Soaring Association, January, cover
Jim Vickery, Glider Chick Rules, October, page 43
Arthur Wallace, Michael Wallace Memorial Scholarship Fund, February, page 6
Susan McAllister, Motorglider Nationals Comes Into its Own, February, page 14
Patagonia Soaring, Patagonia Soaring, August, page 4
Frauke Elber, The Oldest Lineboy, June, page 3
Angel Pala and Terry Blankenship, Third Annual Jim Crisp Memorial Taos Soaring Fiesta, October, page 4
Katarina Nicole Arnoux-Connors, The Return to Turf Soaring, February, page 18
Roy Coulliette, Turf Soaring School Celebrates its 35th Anniversary, October, page 4
Snakes
Ed Byars, Rattled, September, page 37
Snead, Bill
Soaring Downwind (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\PW-5; Texas], February, page 21
Snell, Ivan
First Solo on 14th Birthday (Milestones) [First Solo\Youth; People\Jessica Mann], January, page 43
As Fate Would Have It (Milestones) [First Solo\Youth; Van Williams], August, page 43
Soaring Camp
Dick Johnson, Marfa 2002 Spring Thermal and Wave Camp Report, June, page 8
Soaring Seminar
Alexis Glynn Latner, 2002 WSPA Seminar, September, page 4
Soaring Sites
Ginger Gray, Discus Resting Against West Texas Sunset, February, cover
Soaring Society of America
Jan Scott and Steve Hines, SSA is 70 this Month, May, cover
SSA Staff, SSA Flight Hotline Established, May, page 4
John Good, The Soaring Society of America is 70 this Month, May, page 22
Editor, Directors Elected, November, page 4
Editor, SSA Officers Elected, November, page 4
Soaring, Patagonia
Patagonia Soaring (Soaring News) [Sites\Patagonia], August, page 4
Sorenson, Ken
Struck by Lightning (Feature Article) [Safety\Lightning], May, page 19
Sorin, Jerry
Freedom's Wings' two place sailplane at Van Sant (Cover) [Freedom's Wings\Van Sant], April, cover
Bill Sucher over Bucks County, PA (Cover) [Sailplanes\MDM-1 Fox], November, cover
Sport Pilot
Jim Short, FAA Releases Sport Pilot NRPM - SSA Member comments solicited, April, page 35
Sports
Jack Wyman, The Soaring Populatiry of...Golf?, February, page 32
Sports Class
Susan McAllister, No Experience Necessary - Learning to Race at Mifflin, September, page 16
Spratt, Charlie, Jr. (a.k.a. Charlie Spratt)
Racing has Changed (SSA Mail) [Competitions\Tasks], January, page 3
2001 15-Meter National Championships (Feature Article) [Competitions\Sites\Uvalde], January, pages 18,19,20,21
Rules on the Road (Feature Article) [Competitions\Youth], May, page 27
Soaring on Display (Feature Article) [Publicity\Youth], August, page 38
2002 Standard Class National Soaring Championships (Feature Article) [Competitions\Hobbs; Standard], September, page 24
Dick Schreder Memorial (Soaring News) [Obituaries\Dick Schreder], November, page 19
Stamps
Simine Short, Germany, Semi-postal, May, page 3
Simine Short, Sweden, June, page 3
Simine Short, Sweden, July, page 3
Simine Short, Sweden, August, page 3
Simine Short, Poland, September, page 3
Simine Short, Namibia, October, page 3
Simine Short, Guayana, November, page 3
Simine Short, Brazil, Air letter sheet, December, page 3
Standard
Charlie Spratt, 2002 Standard Class National Soaring Championships, September, page 24
Steinmann, Susan
Youth Soaring Column (SSA Mail) [Youth], July, page 3
Stories
Ed Byars, The Hangar-Flying Project, September, page 37
Ed Byars, The Hangar-Flying Project, October, page 10
Gene Waggy, No Diamond, November, page 23
Ed Byars, The Hangar-Flying Project, November, page 42
Ed Byars, The Hangar-Flying Project, December, page 10
Strachan, Ian
IGC Flight Recorder Approvals (Soaring News) [Instruments\Flight Recorders], January, page 10
Strack, K.J.
Tow Plane Engine Cooling (SSA Mail) [Launching\Towing; Safety\Tow Plane], May, page 3
Streetman, Joe W.
Book Review: Wind and Wings: The History of Soaring in San Diego by Gary Fogel (Soaring News) [Literature\History], January, pages 8,9
Striedieck, Karl H. (a.k.a. Karl Striedieck)
Contest Rules Recommendations for 2002 (Soaring News) [Competitions\Rules], January, page 8
The Scoring Program (Competition Corner) [Competitions\Rules], February, page 12
The CD (Competition Corner) [Competitions\Management], June, page 14
A Better Sniffer? (Competition Corner) [Competitions], August, page 14
Tasking (Competition Corner) [Competitions\Tasks], October, page 19
Cross-Country Competition Training Offered (Soaring News) [Competitions\Training], November, page 16
Tweaking Time-Limited Tasks (Competition Corner) [Competitions], November, page 22
Suechting, Conrad
The Second World Air Games - Mañana Perhaps (Feature Article) [Competitions\Sites\Lillo, Spain], January, page 24
Sullivan, John
Soaring the Ridge in Pennsylvania (Cover) [Ridge\Duo Discus], March, cover
Sumwalt, Robert
Bermuda High Badge Day (Soaring News) [Training\Clubs; Commercial Operators\Bermuda High], March, page 10
Sutnick, Steven
Big Step (Milestones) [Sailplanes\HH-60\People\Lt. Nelson Brandt], September, page 43
TSA
Dean Carswell, TSA Training Seminar and Cross-Country Camp, October, page 6
Tammie Carswell, TSA Youth Training Program, October, page 42
Techniques
Bertha Ryan, Soaring Landmark Dedication, April, page 6
Laurence Edgar, High Flight in a Mountain Lee Wave, June, page 26
Bertha Ryan and Lloyd Licher, Mountain Wave Exploration: The Past Meets the Future, August, page 34
Tehachapi
Richard Thornton, Homebuilders' Workshop at Tehachapi, June, cover
Texas
Bill Snead, Soaring Downwind, February, page 21
Thelen, George
Wake Turbulence or Canopy? (Safety Corner) [Safety], February, page 46
Youthful Indescretions (Safety Corner) [Safety], March, page 46
A Call From Mom (Safety Corner) [Safety\Landouts], May, page 44
Mail (Safety Corner) [Safety], June, page 46
Old, Bold Pilots (Safety Corner) [Safety\Seniors], August, page 46
Ridge Soaring in the High Mountains (Safety Corner) [Safety\Ridge Soaring], September, page 46
Readers' Ideas and Comments (Safety Corner) [Safety], November, page 38
Know Yourself (Safety Corner) [Safety], December, page 49
Thomas, Albert
Mistaken Identity (SSA Mail) [Competitions], February, page 3
Thornton, Richard
Homebuilders' Workshop at Tehachapi (Cover) [Homebuilders' Workshop\Slingsby Grasshopper; Tehachapi], June, cover
Tidwell, Robert; with Joe S. Hays
The New Silent Wings Museum (Feature Article) [Museum\Lubbock], July, page 18
Training
Bob Wander, Learning Plateaus, February, page 10
Frank Reid, Skids, March, page 12
Pete Williams, Staying Proficient, March, page 15
Frank Reid, Coordinated Turns, May, page 12
Mike Abernathy, Tools for Soaring Skill Improvement, June, page 30
Frank Reid, Uncoordinated Versus Cross-Controlled Flight, July, page 14
Frank Reid, Completing the Loop, September, page 12
Jayne Reid, Takeoff Procedures, September, page 14
Tom Hardy, Thank You, Bob, November, page 3
Bob Wander, Aerotowing, April, page 37
Michael Povinelli, More Utah Milestones, February, page 43
Steven P. Rhule, New Pilot in Pennsylvania, February, page 43
Ron Leonard, A New Pilot in Missouri, April, page 47
Susan Christner, All Smiles, April, page 47
A. McKinnon, CAP Glider Encampment, November, page 42
Geoff Weck, Happy CAP Cadets, November, page 42
Robert Sumwalt, Bermuda High Badge Day, March, page 10
Tom Decker, Junior Towing Junior, May, page 48
Dean Carswell, The SSA Cross-Country Handbook for Students, May, page 4
Cam Martin, New Duster Pilot, June, page 49
Laura Hansman, Soaring Essay, January, page 43
Frank Reid, Membership Discounts for Active SSA Instructors, January, page 12
John Mathias, Crosswind Approaches, February, page 3
Art Rohsner, Low-Energy Landings, March, page 3
Bob Greenblatt, Author Replies - Low-Energy Landings, March, page 4
Mike Carlson, Low-Energy Landings, March, page 4
Frank Reid, No Medical Required, November, page 23
Pete Williams, The Motorglider Checkout, October, page 20
Guenther Jacobs, Training Camp in Parowan, Utah, September, page 10
Jayne Reid, How's Your Towing Attitude, January, page 17
Jayne Reid, Safeguarding Against Towing with the Sailplane's Spoilers Open, March, page 14
Jayne Reid, The Rudder Waggle Signal, May, page 14
Jayne Reid, The Rope Break, July, page 16
Bob Wander, Boxing the Wake, August, page 12
Bob Wander, Towrope Slack, October, page 16
Bob Wander, Aerotow, November, page 20
Bob Wander, Soaring-Related Information on the World Wide Web, June, page 10
John Hamm, Another Triumphant Flight, February, page 43
Rick Hanson, Youth Soaring Camps, March, page 8
John Campbell, Teens Spread their Wings in Colorado, March, page 43
Michael Dare, First Cadet Solos in Squadron 11 Glider Program, March, page 43
Martin Linex, Following in the Footsteps, May, page 48
Paul Quinn, Young and Old, August, page 43
Peter Bacqué, New Glider License, August, page 43
Tammie Carswell, TSA Youth Training Program, October, page 42
Tripier, Regis
Looking for Information (SSA Mail) [US Soaring\France], October, page 3
Truckee
Sergio Colacevich, My Thousands, July, page 35
US Soaring
Regis Tripier, Looking for Information, October, page 3
US Team
John Seaborn, US Soaring Team E-Survey, August, page 5
John Seaborn, The Robertson Trust, January, page 34
Frauke Elber, Sweepstakes Winner, June, page 8
Martha Jacobs, Announcing the 2003 US Soaring Team Sweepstakes, December, page 4
Van Williams
Ivan Snell, As Fate Would Have It, August, page 43
Vickery, Jim
Glider Chick Rules (Milestones) [Clubs\Training; Sites\Decatur; People\Frances Berryhill], October, page 43
Vultures
Pete Sisoy, Seven Students Soloed, May, page 49
Waggy, Gene
No Diamond (The Hangar-Flying Project) [Stories], November, page 23
Wallace, Arthur
Michael Wallace Memorial Scholarship Fund (Soaring News) [Scholarship\Youth; Sites\Hemet], February, page 6
Michael Wallace Memorial Scholarship Grant Awarded (Soaring News) [Awards\Youth], August, page 10
Wander, Bob
Learning Plateaus (Beginners' Corner) [Training], February, page 10
Aerotowing (Beginners' Corner) [Training\Aero Tow], April, page 37
Soaring-Related Information on the World Wide Web (Beginners' Corner) [Training\Web], June, page 10
Boxing the Wake (Beginners' Corner) [Training\Towing], August, page 12
Towrope Slack (Beginners' Corner) [Training\Towing], October, page 16
Aerotow (Beginners' Corner) [Training\Towing], November, page 20
Warren
Rick Hanson, Youth Soaring Camps, March, page 8
Wave
Kevin Brooker, Mt. Washington Wave Camp, January, page 9
Waves
Lars Kristensen, Waves in Norway, July, page 6
Editor, Perlan Project in New Zealand, September, page 4
Way, Tony
Thanks for Saving My Canopy (SSA Mail) [Safety], August, page 3
Weather
Mike Abernathy, Soaring Weather Reports Website, January, page 4
Weck, Geoff
Happy CAP Cadets (Milestones) [Training\CAP; Logan Weck], November, page 42
Welles, Paddy S. (a.k.a. Paddy Welles, Paddy S. Wells)
Dune Revisited: the 2002 15-Meter National Championships (Feature Article) [Competitions\Tonopah], November, page 26
Wells, Phyllis
WSPA Scholarships (Soaring News) [Scholarships\WSPA], December, page 8
Westbrook, Mick
Busy Year (Milestones) [Clubs\TSA], May, page 48
Wethington, Norb
Looking for Pratt-Read Information (SSA Mail) [Sailplanes\Pratt-Read], January, page 6
Williams, Peter A. (a.k.a. Pete Williams, Peter Williams)
Staying Proficient (Motorgliding Corner) [Safety\Motorgliders; Training], March, page 15
The New Light Self-Launching Sailplanes (Motorgliding Corner) [Sailplanes\Motorgliders], July, page 12
The Motorglider Checkout (Motorgliding Corner) [Training\Motorgliders], October, page 20
What's New (Motorgliding Corner) [Motorgliders], December, page 19
Wills, Gavin
Mountain Soaring Tips - Ridge Running (Feature Article) [Mountain Soaring\Omarama], March, page 23
Norm's Last Flight (Feature Article) [Mountain Flying\Safety; Accident], May, page 26
Mountain Thermals, Part One: Cloud Huggers and Rock Hoppers (Feature Article) [Meteorology\Thermals; Meteorology\Mountains], June, page 38
Mountain Thermals, Part Two - Outsmarting the Sirens (Feature Article) [Meteorology\Convection; Meteorology\Mountains], August, page 16
Windrose
Margaret Maupin, Windrose Caution, July, page 4
Winter soaring
Rick Sheppe, Winter Fling, January, pages 30,31,32,33
Wolter, John
Scheibe Over Castle (Cover) [Sailplanes\Castle], December, cover
Wood, Chris
The Song Remains the Same (Feature Article) [Racing], December, page 28
World Class
François Pin, World Class Soaring Association Elects New Officers, February, page 8
Wright Glider
Winfried Mroz, Great Article, November, page 3
Orville Wright, Wilber Wright Flying Glider near Kitty Hawk, October, cover
Wright, Orville
Wilber Wright Flying Glider near Kitty Hawk (Cover) [Wright Glider\Wilber Wright], October, cover
Wyman, Jack
The Soaring Populatiry of...Golf? (Feature Article) [Sports\Soaring; Golf], February, page 32
X-C Soaring
Ron Schwartz, Cliff House to Lickdale Ga, May, page 37
Sergio Colacevich, My Thousands, July, page 35
Eric Greenwell, Alaska Dreaming, November, page 34
Tom Kreyche, Soaring the Great Basin, March, page 18
Jim Hays, Low Performance Fun, April, page 24
Dean Carswell, The SSA Master Cross-Country Instructor Program, April, page 6
Carl Herold, "Landout" CD, August, page 10
Kempton Izuno, The Most Incredible Cross-Country School, September, page 29
Dean Carswell, TSA Training Seminar and Cross-Country Camp, October, page 6
Yess, Ed
Cirrus Origins (SSA Mail) [Meteorology\Cirrus Clouds], July, page 4
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], January, page 43
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], February, page 43
New Schweizer Gallery Now Open at the National Soaring Museum (Soaring News) [Museum\Schweizer], March, page 8
Fund Campaign Goal... Over the Top! [Donations\SSA], March, page 16
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], March, page 43
The 2001 US National and Regional Champions (Feature Article) [Competitions\Champions], April, page 21
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], April, page 47
SSA Annual Awards (Feature Article) [Awards\SSA], May, page 15
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], May, page 49
Two-Place Glider to be Manufactured in Florida (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Barry Aviation], June, page 4
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], June, page 49
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], July, page 43
SSA Director Nominations (Soaring News) [SSA\Directors], August, page 4
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], August, page 43
The Codebreaker (Hangar-Flying Project) [Codes], September, page 38
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], September
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], October, page 42
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], November, page 42
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], December, page 48
Youth
Mitch Hudson, Thank You, January, page 4
Tom Decker, Junior Towing Junior, May, page 48
Susan Steinmann, Youth Soaring Column, July, page 3
Eugene F. Ruperto, Proud Father, September, page 43
Walt Klemperer, Oregon CAP Solo, December, page 48
Arleen Coleson, Silver Badge, September, page 43


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