Soaring Magazine Index for 2004 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, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, R, S, T, U, V, W, Z, None


Abernathy, Mike
Cross Country Mentor: Soaring Skill Improvement - Part 2 (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country], January, page 32
Cross-Country Article (SSA Mail) [Techniques\Cross Country], March, page 5
Kudos (SSA Mail) [Publicity], September, page 3
Aerox's Pro-O2 Refillable Handheld Emergency Oxygen System (SSA News) [Equipment\Oxygen], May, page 8
Alvarez, Eduardo
Soaring in Paraguay (Soaring Mail) [International\Paraguay], June, page 3
Applebay, George
A New Air and Space Museum (Feature Articles) [Museums], April, pages 19-22
Ard, Bill
Russia Sailplanes (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Russia], April, page 8

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Bearden, Tanya and Chip
Standard and World Class Nationals (Feature Articles) [Competitions], November, pages 28-31
Benetti-Longhini, Leo
The ETA Biter (Feature Articles) [People\Dick Butler; Sailplanes\Schleicher\ASW-22], March, pages 16-19
Bennett, Bill
Suggestion fo Increase Membership (SSA Mail) [Growth], November, page 5
Bentley, John
The Essence of Soaring (SSA Mail) [Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], March, page 4
Berk, Don
A Family Affair (Milestones) [Solos; People\Joe Kotowski; People\Joey Kotowski], December, page 41
Bevern, Steve von
Successful Solo (Milestones) [People\Teddy von Bevern; People\Ton Ingraham; Solos], December, page 40
Blades, Matt
Proficiency vs. Professionalism (Feature Articles) [Instruction], April, page 15
Any Yearlings Out There? (SSA News) [Awards], November, page 11
Boggs, Gary
Oregon State Altitude Records (Feature Articles) [Sites\Oregon], August, pages 29-31
Boyce, John and Lisabeth
Memorable Weekend (Milestones) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; People\Dan Baroody; People\Katherine Boyce-Jacino; People\John Boyce; Solos], December, page 40
Brabeck, Tom
Land of the Long White Cloud: Soaring Omarama, New Zealand (Feature Articles) [International\New Zealand], September, pages 32-37
Brickner, Cindy
Jim Skydell in a DG-300 over Cal City, CA (Covers) [Sailplanes\Glaser-Dirks\DG-300], May, cover
Bruning, Hal
Salvation (SSA Mail) [People\Mrvin Willis], November, page 3
Bryce-Smith, Gillian
UK Gliding (Feature Articles) [International\UK], April, pages 26-31
Buchanan, Roger
Flying the Electric Antares (Feature Articles) [Aerodynamics\Flight Tests; Motorgliders\Antares], June, pages 27-32
Burch, Preston
2004 Region 4 North Soaring Championships (SSA News) [Competitions\Region 4 North], November, page 14
Byars, Ed
Region 5 Sports Class (SSA News) [Competitions\Region 5 Sports Class], August, page 13
Byrd, Ann
Excellent Soaring Spirit (SSA Mail) [People\John Byrd; Sites\Bermuda High], August, page 3

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Campbell, John H. (a.k.a. John Campbell)
SSA Youth Scholarships (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America\Youth], April, page 9
SSA Exhibit at NCASE (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], June, page 8
Progress in Youth Numbers (Soaring News) [Youth], July, page 7
Plain Soaring - USA Juniors Down Under (Feature Article) [International\Australia; Youth], December, pages 32-35
Campbell, Sally
Soaring Angel (SSA News) [People\Jayne Reid; People\Charlie Spratt], September, page 8
Cardani, D.; with V. Pajno
Motorless Flight Symposium (Soaring News) [Conferences], July, page 8
Carlson, Richard (a.k.a. Rich Carlson)
Region 7 Contest (SSA News) [Competitions\Region 7; Sites\Freeport, IL], August, page 10
Carswell, Dean
Handling the Katana Xtreme (Feature Articles) [Motorgliders\Super Dimona], February, pages 25-26
TSA New Year Training Seminar 2004 (Soaring News) [Instruction], March, page 8
Flying the Newly Certified PW-6U [Aerodynamics\Flight Tests; Sailplanes\PW-6U], May, pages 23-25
Soaring Hall of Fame - Call for Nominations (SSA News) [Awards\Hall of Fame], August, page 11
TSA Summer Teraining Seminar and Cross-Country Camp (SSA News) [Instruction; Techniques\Cross-County], November, page 12
Do More to Soar in '04 (Eagle Fund) [Soaring Society of America\Fund Raising], December, page 23
Catalan, Marcelo
New Calendar from Brazil (SSA News) [Literture\Calendars], November, page 12
Cepak, Bryan; with Terry Stroud and Phil Umphres
Triple Diamond Day (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country], June, pages 16-19
Chouinard, Hal
Cross-Country Camp (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country], May, pages 32-35
Colacevich, Sergio
Dances with Eagles (Feature Articles) [Sites\Truckee, CA; Flight Stories], February, pages 28-30
Cole, Dan
Region 5 North Contest (SSA News) [Competitions\Region 5 North], December, pages 12-14
Coleson, Arleen (a.k.a. A. Coleson)
(SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], January, page 50
How often do barographs and flight recorders have to be calibrated? (Ask the Badge Lady) [Awards\Badges], January, page 50
Badges and Records Ask the Badge Lady (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], February, page 48
Compton, Burt
Growing Soaring (Promoting Soaring) [Growth; Launching\Aerotow], February, page 9
Give a Better Glider Ride (Promoting Soaring) [Membership], April, page 14
Share the Secrets of Soaring (Promoting Soaring) [Membership], June, page 14
Hidden Soaring Sites (Promoting Soaring) [Membership], August, page 20
My Son is My Copilot (Promoting Soaring) [Membership], October, page 18
Flight Instructor Recertification Clinics (Soaring Safety Foundation Update) [Instruction], December, page 20
Cook, Greg
Bowlus Super Albatross replica, built by J.J. Sinclair (Covers) [Sailplanes\Bowlus Super Albatros], March, cover
Costello, Pat
Insurance, Will it Pay when Needed? (Feature Articles) [Insurance], February, pages 31-32
Service to the SSA (SSA Mail) [Insurance], December, page 3
Cousineau, Kevin
High Rent (Feature Articles) [Sites\Boulder, Colorado], March, pages 25-269
Critchlow, Bob
Parking Problems (Soaring Mail), June, page 3

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Davis, Charles H., II
SSA Conventions (Soaring Mail) [Soaring Society of America\Conventions], May, page 3
Davis, J. Grant (a.k.a. Grant Davis)
New Soaring Checklist (SSA Mail) [Instruction], April, page 3
Recruitment Suggestions (SSA Mail) [Membership], August, page 5
Davis, Nigel
When Will We Ever Learn (SSA Mail) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], January, page 5
Dion, Warren E.
Thanks for the Article (Pete Tobin's on Ireland) (SSA Mail) [Sites\Connecticut], March, page 3
Dittert, Bob
2004 Region 9 Contest - Hobbs, NM (SSA News) [Competitions\Region 9], October, page 11
Dobronski, Joe
Flying a Self launched Sailplane Cross-Country (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country; Motorgliders\Stemme S10-VT], March, pages 32-33
DuPont, Hal
Kudos on Soaring Magazine (SSA Mail) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], January, page 4

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When Will We Ever Learn (Response) (SSA Mail) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], January, page 5
General Aviation Coalition Meets with FAA Administrator (Soaring News) [Federal Aviation Administration], January, page 9
Editor, Calendar
Contests & Special Events (Calendar) [Calendar], December, page 46
Edrei, Michael
Recruiting New Members (SSA Mail) [Soaring Society of America\Membership], January, page 3
Eisenbeiss, Duane
World Distance Award (Feature Articles) [Awards\World Distance Award], September, page 15
Elber, Frauke
Club News (Soaring News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], February, page 5
Perserverance (Club News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], March, page 1
A Decline in Participation (Club News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], March, page 12
Season Report [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], April, page 10
Seeking Host (SSA News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\WSPA], May, page 6
A Place to Fly, A Place to Stay (Club News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], June, page 11
A Special Dedication to World War II Glider Pilots (Club News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], July, page 11
The Good News and the Bad News (Club News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], September, page 11
WSPA Announcement (SSA News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\WSPA], October, page 6
Perils of Soaring, Mother Nature's and Man Made (Club News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], October, pages 16-17
What Can We Do for Our Sport? (Club News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\Public Relations], December, page 17
Ellis, Gregory
Suggstions on How to Increase our Membership (SSA Mail) [Membership], August, page 4
Elves, Robbie
Mixed Aircraft Types Operations (Soaring Mail), June, page 4

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Faris, John
Comparitive Data Needed for 4-Bladed Props for Tow Aircraft (SSA Mail) [Launching\Tow Planes], September, page 4
Fogel, Gary B.
Futuristic Radio-Controlled Model Sailplane Headed to National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Haxy Center (SSA News) [Sailplanes\Models], December, page 11
Friedrich, Karl-Heinz
Friendship across the Ocean (Soaring Mail), May, page 4

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Gill, John "Corky" (a.k.a. John Gill)
Change in the Joseph C. Lincoln Award (Soaring News) [Awards\Lincoln], January, page 10
The "Joseph C. Lincoln Award" to Wally Scott (Soaring News) [Awards\Lincoln], January, page 10
Membership Thoughts (SSA Mail) [Soaring Society of America], March, page 3
Gilpatrick, Jules
Appreciates Tow Pilot Column (SSA Mail) [Launching\Aerotow], February, page 3
Gleeson, John
Civil Air Patrol - Hawaii Wing (SSA News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\CAP], October, page 7
Gliding, Mile High
Youth Soaring in Boulder (Milestones) [Solos; People\Sam Atwood; People\Ali Aschoff; People\Carlin Getliffe; Youth], December, page 40
Gogos, Bela
Youth Lost in Red Hell (Soaring News) [Literature\Book Review], February, page 6
Gudgel, Dan
Calling the Contest Weather (Feature Articles) [Meteorology], June, pages 34-38

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Hammond, E. Gene (a.k.a. Gene Hammond)
The Last Option (Soaring Safety Foundation Update) [Safety], December, page 21
Hart, Michael
David Gaines flying a Mini-Nimbus near Houston (Covers) [Sailplanes\Mini-Nimbus], February, cover
Herd, Jim
Organic Vario - Not my Cup of Tea (SSA Mail) [Instruments], October, page 3
How do You Spell "Hospitality?" A-U-S-T-R-A-L-I-A (Feature Article) [International\Australia], December, pages 36-38
Hill, William G. (a.k.a. Bill Hill, Billy Hill, W.G. Hill, William Hill)
Mentoring (Feature Articles) [Instruction], March, pages 28-29
Hines, Steve
Launch at Hobbs (Covers) [Sites\Hobbs], October, cover
Hobeika, Jicham
Ventus B at sunset, flown by Alain Orfila (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Ventus B], November, cover
Hodges, Christopher P.
Stop the Noise (SSA Mail), October, page 4
Hutchens, Robert
Need Help (SSA Mail) [Commercial Operators], December, page 3

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Izuno, Kempton
One Thousand Miles in the Sierra Wave (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Wave], October, pages 26-31

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Jacobs, Doug
New Film ("A Fine Week of Soaring") (Soaring News) [Literature\Films], April, page 7
Sugarbush C Racing Experience Camp (Feature Articles) [Instruction\Cross Country; Sites\Sugarbush], September, pages 24-26
Jamieson, Robert
New Aviation Oxygen (Soaring News) [Equipment\Oxygen], April, page 7
Johnson, Richard H. (a.k.a. Dick Johnson, Richard Johnson, R.H. Johnson, R. Johnson)
A Flight Test Evaluation of the HK36TTC Super Dimona Motorglider (Feature Articles) [Aerodynamics\Flight Tests; Motorgliders\Super Dimona], February, pages 19-24
A Flight Test Evaulation of the PW-6U Two Seated Sailplane (Feature Articles) [Aerodynamics\Flight Tests; Sailplanes\PW-6U], May, page 20
2004 Marfa Spring Thermal and Wave Camp Report (Soaring News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], June, page 6
Circling the Holighaus Way - or Do You Really Want to Keep the Yaw String Centered? (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Thermaling], October, pages 32-36
Great Memories (SSA Mail) [History], November, page 4

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Kalinowski, John C.
Last WWII Glider to Fly USAF Missions to be Retired (Soaring News) [Vintage], June, page 6
Klauder, Phil
Knowing When (Feature Articles) [Physiology\Aging], June, pages 25-26
Knauff, Thomas (a.k.a. Tom Knauff, T. Knauff)
200 Foot Announcement during Aero Tow (SSA Mail) [Safety], January, page 5
Kollstad, Ralph
Raising Funds for Youth (SSA News) [Youth], August, page 7
Kolstad, Mid
Who are the Founders of the Kolstad Youth Soaring Awards and Annual College Scholarship Grant (SSA Mail) [Awards\Kolstad], July, page 3
Kosola, Harold
Decline in Membership (SSA Mail) [Soaring Society of America\Membership], January, page 6
Kreiner, Tim
The Farmer's Daughter (Feature Articles) [Crewing; Flight Stories], February, page 36
Kruse, Jochen
1951 Condor V in Hahnweide, Germany (Covers) [Sailplanes\Condor V], July, cover
Kuhlhe, Lee
Who Cares about Contests? (SSA Mail) [Competitions], March, page 5
Kuhlke, Mary
The Experience of Flying (Feature Articles) [Youth; Flight Stories], February, page 34

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Lacovara, Bob
At the End of the Rope: Training Winch Instructors at PGC (Feature Articles) [Instruction; Launching\Winch], November, pages 21-23
Lasor, Fred
Tapping Into the Energy of Youth with the Civil Air Patrol (Feature Articles) [Youth], November, pages 32-36
Latner, Alexis Glynn
An Ounce of Prevention (Feature Articles) [Equipment], May, page 27
Lawton, Pat
15-Meter Nationals (Feature Articles) [Competitions], August, pages 24-27
Layton, Denise
The SSA Annual Awards (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America], April, pages 35-39
SSA Conventiona and Air Sports Expo, 2004 (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America\Conventions], May, pages 15-19
Lazaga, Mario
Solo Accomplishment (Milestones) [People\Nyal Williams; People\Robert Holcombe; Solos], December, pages 40-41
LeGouëff, Réal
Montage from St. Auban, France (Covers) [International\St. Auban], August, cover
Leonard, Steve
Kowbell 2003 (Feature Articles) [Sites\Kansas; Competitions\Local], February, page 38
Leve, Bob
Stess and Mental Overload in Soaring (Feature Articles) [Psychology], January, page 37
Lohre, Chuck
Appreicates Soaring Magazine's New Editorial Focus (Soaring Mail) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], May, page 4

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Makanna, Philip; with Christopher Woods (a.k.a. Chris Woods) and Philip Wallick
The Soaring Photography Contest (Feature Articles) [Photography], July, pages 16-21
Masters, Dale
Introducing the Organic Variometer (Feature Articles) [Instruments], August, pages 36-38
McAllister, Susan
Third Club Class World Gliding Championships, Elverum, Norway (Feature Articles) [Competitions\World], September, pages 18-22
McAllister, Susan and Tim
Soaring Under the Midnight Sun (Feature Articles) [International\Norway], June, pages 21-23
McAllister, Tim
A Day at the Norweigian National Championships [Competitions\International], September, pages 20-21
McCauliffe, Michael
Inspired Paraguay (Soaring Mail) [International\Paraguay], June, page 3
Merrick, Jack
An American Glider Pilot Remembers D-Day (Feature Articles) [History], September, pages 28-31
Mile High Gliding, Inc.
Good Neighbor Tow Planes (SSA News) [Launching\Aerotow], May, page 7
Moffat, Paul
Building a Glider Trailer (Feature Articles) [Equipment\Trailers], January, page 22
Montejo, Leo
Future SSA Members (SSA Mail) [Growth], November, page 3
Moore, Robert Lee (a.k.a. R.L. Moore)
28th World Championships (SSA Mail) [Competitions\World], January, page 6
Mork, Brian
TG-7 Performance (Feature Article) [Motorgliders\Schweizer\SGM 2-37; Aerodynamics\Performance], December, pages 30-31
Morris, Gene
Sunday Afternoon Glide (Milestones) [Solos; People\Jim Skog; People\Daniel Morris], December, page 41
Mowry, Bob
Glider goes to Preschool (SSA Mail) [Publicity], September, page 4
Mudd, Robert
New Glider Maintenance Shop Opened (SSA News) [Repairs], September, page 8

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Nagel, Megan
Southern Soaring (SSA News) [Commercial Operators; Sites\New Zealand], August, page 13
Nesser, Stephen (a.k.a. Steve Nesser)
Jim Hard: Diamond in the Rough (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], April, cover
Norris, Eric
Spreading the Word about Gliding (SSA Mail) [Membership], April, page 3

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Oliver, Wayne
True Origin of Poem (SSA Mail) [Literature], October, page 3

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Pajno, V.; with D. Cardani
Motorless Flight Symposium (Soaring News) [Conferences], July, page 8
Piggott, Derek (a.k.a. D. Piggott)
2004 Senior Championship Articles [Competitions\Nationals\Seniors], May, page 39
Powell, George
Winner of on-line Contest Announced (SSA News) [Competitions\OLC], December, page 10
Powell, R.R. "Boom" (a.k.a. R.R. Powell)
Want to Weigh More? Try a PB sandwich (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Ballast], March, pages 34-38
Price, Jim
Thank You, Barron Hilton (SSA Mail) [Awards\Hilton Cup], October, page 3

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Ruprecht, Judy
Badges and Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], April, page 46
Badges and Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], May, page 46
Badges and Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], June, page 44
Badges and Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], July, pages 47-48
Badges and Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], August, pages 44-45
Badges and Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], September, pages 43-45
Badges and Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], October, pages 41-43
Badges and Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], November, pages 42-43
Badges & Records (SSA & FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], December, page 43
Ryan, Bertha M. (a.k.a. Bertha Ryan, B.M. Ryan, B. Ryan)
Soaring Magazine Index (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], March, page 7

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Schlösser, Karin
SSA Conventiona and Air Sports Expo, 2004 (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America\Conventions], May, page 15
Schlösser, Karin; with Peter W. Smith
Charlie Spratt Book (Soaring News) [People\Charlie Spratt; Literature], March, page 9
Schneiderman, Marty
Finding Lucy Wills (Soaring Mail) [People\Lucy Wills], May, page 3
Schuur, Dave
A Little Incentive (SSA Mail) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\Wabash Valley Soaring Association; Awards], August, page 5
Schweizer, William "Bill"
Born to Fly: A First-Hand Account of Aviation Adventures (Soaring News) [Literature], March, page 9
Seaborn, W. John (a.k.a. John Seaborn)
Junior Opportunities, U.S. Soaring Team (Soaring News) [Competitions\US Team\Juniors], July, page 6
Junior Pilots Invited to Sign Up for Junior News (SSA News) [Youth], December, page 10
Sheppe, Rich
Region 5 World Class (SSA News) [Competitions\Region 5 World Class], August, page 12
Short, Jim
The State of the Soaring Society of America (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America], January, page 19
The "50 by 50" Soaring Pilot (Milestones) [Stories], March, pages 42-43
Do More to Soar in '04 (Feature Articles), October, page 25
Short, Simine
Antigua [Sailplanes\Primary Glider; Goofey; Stamps], January, page 3
Palau - Human Powered Flight [People\Paul MacCready; Stamps], February, page 3
[People\Paul MacCready; Stamps]February, page 13
Luxembourg - Useldange [Sailplanes\Astir CS Jeans, L-Spatz; Stamps], March, page 3
India [Sailplanes\"Rohini"; Stamps], April, page 3
Sowjet Union [Sailplanes\Early Trainer; Stamps], May, page 3
Marshall Islands [Sailplanes\"Horsa" troop glider; Stamps], June, page 3
The Danish Aero-Club, International Vintage Glider Rally [International\Denmark; Sailplanes\"Grunau Baby"; Stamps], July, page 3
Lithuania [Sailplanes\BK-7 "Lietuva"; Stamps], August, page 3
France [Sailplanes\Wassamer Wa-30; Stamps], September, page 3
Portugal, Portugese Aero Club [Sailplanes\Breguet 905 "Fauvette"; Stamps], October, page 3
SZD22 "Mucha" [Sailplanes\SZD22 "Mucha"; Stamps], November, page 3
Austrian Airmail Stamp [Sailplanes\"Weihe"; Stamps], December, page 3
Sinclair, Howard
Membership Growth Suggestions (SSA Mail) [Growth; Soaring Society of America\Membership], February, page 3
Sinclair, J.J.
Additional Information (SSA Mail) [Safety], January, page 4
Collision Avoidance (SSA Mail) [Safety], August, page 4
Building the Bowlus Replica (Feature Articles) [Sailplanes\Bowlus], August, pages 32-35
Skydell, Jim
Marketing Soaring: SSA Member Survey (SSA Mail) [Membership], April, page 3
But I Feel Fine at 12,500' Without Oxygen (Feature Articles) [Physiology], April, pages 23-25
2005 SSA National Convention (SSA News) [Soaring Society of America\Conventions], December, pages 11-12
SSA Launches New Online E-newsletter (SSA News) [Soaring Society of America], December, page 15
Smith, Bernald S. (a.k.a. Bernald Smith, B. Smith, B.S. Smith)
The Dangerous Months? (Soaring Safety Foundation Update) [Safety], December, page 21
Smith, Norman C.
The Eileen Collins Aviation Camp (Feature Articles) [Instruction], July, pages 15-28
Smith, Peter W.
An Eagle's Wings have Folded (Feature Articles) [People\Paul Schweizer], October, pages 20-23
Smith, Peter W.; with Karin Schlösser
Charlie Spratt Book (Soaring News) [People\Charlie Spratt; Literature], March, page 9
Soaring, M&H
New Discus 2c (SSA News) [Sailplanes\Schleicher\Discus 2c], December, page 10
Spratt, Charlie, Jr. (a.k.a. Charlie Spratt)
Never Growing Up (The Gate) [History], January, page 60
Youth People in Soaring (The Gate) [Youth], February, page 60
Liquid Assets (The Gate) [Techniques], March, page 60
Silence is Golden, But Watch Out for the Sand (The Gate), April, page 60
Soaring has an Animal Attraction (The Gate), May, page 60
The Pin is Mightier than the Sword (The Gate) [History], June, page 60
Signs of the Times (The Gate), July, page 60
Film at Eleven (The Gate) [History], August, page 60
SSA Building in Need of Repairs (SSA Mail) [Soaring Society of America], September, page 3
Women of Soaring (The Gate), September, page 60
Sailing on the Sea of Hobbs (The Gate), October, page 60
Radio Communications (The Gate), November, page 60
New Castle Contest (SSA News) [Competitions\Regional], December, page 11
Our Home Needs Repair (The Gate) [Soaring Society of America], December, page 60
Stergar, Vesna
The 2004 Women Seminar at Harris Hill, NY (SSA News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs\WSPA], October, page 10
Stickelmaier, John
Competition for Growth (SSA Mail) [Competitions], July, page 3
Stoltz, Chuck
Winch Launch (SSA Mail) [Launching\Winch], December, page 4
Striedieck, Karl H. (a.k.a. Karl Striedieck)
28th World Championships (Response) (SSA Mail) [Competitions\World], January, page 7
The Troops (Competition Corner) [Competitions], February, page 11
2004 Rules Changes (Soaring News) [Competitions\Rules], April, page 6
Contest Fees (Competition Corner) [Competitions], June, page 13
Annual Pilot's Competition Poll (SSA News) [Competitions], September, page 6
Competition Pilot Poll (SSA News) [Competitions], October, page 6
H 2 Woe (Competition Corner) [Competitions], November, page 19
Stroud, Terry; with Bryan Cepak and Phil Umphres
Triple Diamond Day (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country], June, pages 16-19
Sullivan, Dawn
2004 Region 9 Championships - Parowan, Utah, USA (SSA News) [Competitions\Region 9], October, page 8
Sullivan, John
Push-to-land (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross Country], March, page 27

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Takizawa, Shinzo
Assistance Needed (SSA Mail) [Solicitation\Cross Country], January, page 4
Taylor, George
Parking Fee Problems (SSA Mail), April, page 4
Thelen, George
Changes (Safety Corner) [Safety], January, page 48
Instructor/Student Relationship (Safety Corner) [Instruction; Safety], February, pages 46-47
Dear Flabby (Safety Corner) [Safety], March, pages 45-46
Mid-Air (Safety Corner) [Safety], April, pages 43-45
Rusty (Safety Corner) [Safety], May, pages 44-45
Double Tragedy (Safety Corner) [Safety], June, pages 46-48
Apologies (SSA Mail) [Corrections; People\Jan Driessen], July, page 3
Rope or Rotor (Safety Corner) [Safety], July, pages 44-46
Electric Winch Launch Accident (Safety Corner) [Safety], August, pages 47-48
Running Together (Safety Corner) [Safety], October, pages 46-48
In a Jam (Safety Corner) [Safety], November, pages 46-49
For Lack of the Right Stuff (Safety Corner) [Safety], December, page 47
Tobin, Pete
Soaring in Ireland (Feature Articles) [International\Ireland], January, page 27
Towne, Brad
Thank you from Bultman Scholarship Winners (SSA Mail) [Awards\Bultman Scholarships], September, page 4
Townes, Brooks
Learning with Less Cawfee (SSA Mail) [Instruction], April, page 4

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Umphres, Phil; with Bryan Cepak and Terry Stroud
Triple Diamond Day (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country], June, pages 16-19

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Volkmann, David
SSA Group Insurance - A Major SSA Membership Benefit (Feature Articles) [Insurance], July, pages 13-14
Volmar, Joe (a.k.a. J.H. Volmar)
Academy Motorgliders Find New Home (Feature Article) [Motorgliders; Techniques\Cross-Country], December, pages 26-30

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Wallace, Art
The Michael Wallace Memorial Scholarship Fund (SSA News) [Awards], August, page 7
Wallick, Philip; with Christopher Woods (a.k.a. Chris Woods) and Philip Makanna
The Soaring Photography Contest (Feature Articles) [Photography], July, pages 16-21
Wander, Bob
Signs of Lift in the Sky (Beginners' Corner) [Techniques\Thermaling; Instruction], January, page 17
Aviation Regulations and Student Pilots (Beginners' Corner) [Instruction], March, page 11
Pilot Operating Handbook (Beginners' Corner) [Instruction], May, page 12
The Best Beginners Ever (Beginners' Corner) [Instruction], July, page 12
Book Reviews (Beginners' Corner) [Publications], September, page 13
Flight Instructor Recertification Clinics (Soaring Safety Foundation Update) [Instruction], December, page 20
Wasilowski, Steven P.
Fidelity Named Investment Manager for the Soaring Society of America (SSA News) [Soaring Society of America], September, page 9
Waters, Steve
Bob Thompson in his Ventus being towed aloft from Val-Air Gliderport in Durango, CO (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Ventus], June, cover
Tim McAllister at the Third Club Class WGC in Elverum, Norway (Covers) [Sailplanes\Libelle], September, cover
Willat, Garret
Junior Soaring Development and Training Camp (SSA News) [Youth], May, page 4
Williams, Peter A. (a.k.a. Pete Williams, Peter Williams)
Power (Motorgliding Corner) [Motorgliders], January, page 12
Remembering Wally Scott (SSA Mail) [People\Wally Scott], March, page 3
Mixed Aircraft Types Operations (Motorgliding Corner) [Motorgliders], April, page 12
Are You Three Mistakes High? (Motorgliding Corner) [Motorgliders], August, page 18
Willis, Marv
1-26 Kicks "God Help Me, I Love This!" (1-26 Kicks) [Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], December, page 18
Willis, Marvin
Why I Fly a Schweizer 1-26 (Feature Articles) [Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 1-26], March, pages 30-31
Wilson, Jack
Increasing Membership (SSA Mail) [Soaring Society of America\Membership], January, page 4
Wolter, John
Pik 20 in the German mountains (Covers) [Sailplanes\Pik 20], January, cover
Woods, Christopher (a.k.a. Chris Woods)
The Inspiration to Soar (Feature Articles) [Inspiration], March, pages 21-23
Woods, Christopher (a.k.a. Chris Woods); with Philip Makanna and Philip Wallick
The Soaring Photography Contest (Feature Articles) [Photography], July, pages 16-21
Woods, Woodson K.
Pacific High (Feature Articles) [Sites\Hawaii], February, pages 13-18
Wright, C. Dennis (a.k.a. Dennis Wright)
The Convention and Budgets (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], January, page 2
Politics, and One Small Way It Affects Soaring (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], February, page 2
Time Sure Goes by Fast (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], March, page 2
SSA Chapters... A Special Class of Membership (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], April, page 2
One More to Soar (Feature Articles) [Membership], April, pages 17-18
You All Got an Exemption Down There? (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], May, page 2
Association R Us (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], June, page 2
Young People and Soaring (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], July, page 2
The SSA Staff's Excellent Adventure (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America\Staff], July, pages 32-37
Association R US - Part II (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], August, page 2
Yes, Margaret... It has been a year (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], September, page 2
The Value of a Phone Call (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], October, page 2
Volunteers (Executive Director's Column) [Soaring Society of America], November, page 2
Eagle Fund Drive 2004: Do More to Soar in '04 (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America], November, page 27
SSA - Working for You (Executive) [Soaring Society of America], December, page 2
Wright, Diana S.
Albuquerque Soaring Club Hosts SSA Executive Director (Soaring News) [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs; Soaring Society of America], April, page 9

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Zieba, Jerry
Highest Performing 15-Meter Sailplane (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\SZD-56-2 Diana-2], January, page 10
Zimm, Erich
Tony Smolder's "worm burning" finish in a Ventus B at Turf Soaring School (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Ventus B], December, cover

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Additional Contest Winners (Soaring News) [Competitions], January, page 9
SSA and Region 2 Join Forces at AOPA Convention (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America\Conventions], January, page 9
Knauff and Grove Named New Schleicher Dealer (Soaring News) [Publications], February, page 6
2004 Flight Library (Soaring News) [Publications], February, page 7
Soaring Moments (Milestones), February, page 44
Final Glide (Milestones) [People\Greg L. Hodges; Obituaries], March, page 41
Call for SSA Director Nominations (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], April, page 6
SSA Competition Rules Committee Call for Nominations (SSA News) [Competitions\Rules], May, page 6
Soaring Moments (Milestones), May, page 42
But I feel Fine at 12,5000' (Soaring News) [Corrections], June, page 9
Continued Insurability: Ensuring the SSA Group Insurance Plan Will Always Work for You (Soaring News) [Insurance], June, page 9
Soaring Moments (Milestones), June, pages 39-40
New Chief Master Instructor Appointed (Soaring News) [People\Burt Compton; Instruction], July, page 7
Generous Support Received for Annual Eagle Fund Drive (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America], July, page 8
Roy Coulliette Inducted into Arizona Aviation Hall of Fame (SSA News) [People\Roy Coulliette], August, page 8
SSA Director Nominations [Soaring Society of America\Directors], August, pages 14-16
Soaring Moments (Milestones), August, pages 39-40
A New Book - Segelflugzeug-Geschichten Die Gleit- und Segelflugzeuge des Deutschen Segelflugmuseums (SSA News) [Publications], September, page 6
Soaring Moments (Milestones), September, page 38
New Screenplay (SSA News) [People\Chuck O'Mahony; Literature], October, page 6
Soaring Moments (Milestones), October, pages 38-39
2005 SSA Convention & Air Expo (SSA Mail) [Soaring Society of America\Conventions], November, page 10
SSA Directors Elected (SSA News) [Soaring Society of America], November, page 11
Soaring Moments (Milestones) [Youth], November, pages 38-39
Final Glide (Milestones) [Obituaries], November, page 39
(Advertisement) [Soaring Society of America\Conventions], December, pages 5-8
DG-1000 (Advertisement) [Sailplanes\Glaser-Dirks\DG-1000], December, page 9
SSA Works to Mitigate Security Requirements (SSA News) [Soaring Society of America; Security Exemption], December, page 10
Where in the World is Wright? (SSA News) [Soaring Society of America], December, page 13
A Partial Listing of the Generous Support received from Members (2004 Eagle Fund Campaign) [Soaring Society of America\Fund Raising], December, pages 24-25

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