Soaring Magazine Index for 2008 organized by Subject and Author

The contents have all been re-entered by hand, so there are going to be typos and confusion between author and subject, etc...
Please send along any corrections and suggestions for improvement.

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, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, Y, None
Abernathy, Mike
Sidebar: Here is my Memory of a Happy Day in September (Feature Articles) [Soaring\Colorado Mountains], May, page 34
Abernathy, Mike; with Matthew Murray
Cloud Street: A Soaring Adventure (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country\Photography], July, page 34
Academy
Richard Fucci, Air Force Academy Visit, May, page 5
Acee, Janine
Region 3 2007 Contest Report (Soaring News) [Competitions\Regionals\Region 3], February, page 7
Acheson, Guy
Glider Aerobatics, the Cure for Winter Blues (Feature Articles) [Training\Aerobatics], September, page 26
Affiliates & Divisions
WSPA Announces New Scholarship, February, page 38
Air Space
Jay McDaniel, Soaring in the Reno, Nevada Airspace?, July, page 8
Airplanes
Derek Hebda, Left Tendencies, April, page 5
Airport Patterns
Doug Lent, Safety Corner Comments, July, page 5
Albrecht, Tom
Nutmeg Encampment (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Tom May], October, page 46
A Long Time for Len (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Flight Test\Len Herman], December, page 45
Assocations
Phyllis Wells, 2008 WSPA Scholarship Winners, September, page 13
Awards
Trophy Design for 18-Meter Class Sought, December, page 10
The 2007 SSA Annual Awards, April, page 17
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, January, page 50
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, February, page 50
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, March, page 50
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, April, page 40
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, May, page 50
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, June, page 50
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, July, page 53
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, August, page 42
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, September, page 41
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, October, page 42
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, November, page 40
Judy Ruprecht, Badges & Records, December, page 38
Cliff Bramlette, Disiree Bramletter Awarded the Michael Wallace Scholarship Grant for 2008, July, page 8
Bill Feldbaulmer, Free Tow Offer, December, page 44
The United States Soaring Hall of Fame, May, page 8
Dick Butler inducted into the Alabama Aviation Hall of Fame, January, page 9
2008 Flight Instructor of the Year, April, page 7
Baldwin, Rand
Solo 15-Year-Old in Alabama (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Dylan Joffrion], October, page 46
Baldwin, Todd
Twenty Year Dream (Soaring Mail) [Training\Commercial Operator\Estrella], August, page 9
Birds
Sergio Colacevich, Alby's Voyage Would you like to fly with an albatross?, September, page 24
Black-Nixon, C. Dianne (a.k.a. Dianne Black Nixon, Dianne Black-Nixon, C. Dianne Black Nixon)
Matching Challenge Update (Soaring Mail) [Contributions\Soaring Society of America\Matching], June, page 5
Blacksten, Raul
Clio's Wings by Clio, the Muse of History - Glider Names (Clio's Wings) [History], January, page 60
Clio's Wings by Clio, Soaring Personalities (Clio's Wings) [History], February, page 60
Glider Evolution (Clio's Wings) [History], March, page 60
Movies That Soared Above the Rest (Clio's Wings) [History\Movies], April, page 60
Potpourri Soaring (Clio's Wings) [History\Miscellaneous], May, page 60
Klemp (Clio's Wings) [History\Wolfgang Klemperer], June, page 60
Gus (Clio's Wings) [History\Gus Briegleb], July, page 60
Well, I Swan! (Feature Articles) [Training\Glider Transition], August, page 25
Hawley (Clio's Wings) [History\Hawley Bowlus], August, page 60
Barnaby (Clio's Wings) [People\Ralph Barnaby], September, page 60
Schweizer Brothers (Clio's Wings) [People\Schweizer Brothers], October, page 60
Franklin PS-2 (Clio's Wings) [Sailplanes\Franklin PS-2], November, page 60
Warren Eaton (Clio's Wings) [People\Warren Eaton], December, page 60
Blair, Fred
Two Solos in Texas (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Matthew Martelli; Training\First Solo\Sean Ishimoto], August, page 52
Bowden, Bob
Marfa Musings (Soaring Mail) [National Soaring Museum\Landmark\Marfa], June, page 5
Bradley, Perry
June Cover Questioned (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Cover], August, page 5
Bramlette, Cliff
Disiree Bramletter Awarded the Michael Wallace Scholarship Grant for 2008 (Soaring News) [Awards\Disiree Bramlette], July, page 8
Brickner, Cindy
Gimli Glider Retired (Soaring News) [History\Gimli], April, page 7
Instructors Intents (Soaring Mail) [Instruction], July, page 5
FAR and Rides for 2008 (Soaring News) [Regulations\Rides], August, page 12
The Feds are Getting Tougher! (Soaring News) [Regulations\Pilot Certificates\Aircraft Registry], October, page 7
Britton, David
C.A.P. Solo (Soaring Memories) [Training\First Solo\Matt Shoupe], November, page 47
Brown, Pat
Two Houston Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Solo\Bill Wright\Philippe Heer], May, page 45
Bureaucracy
M.G. Burkart, Another LOA, November, page 5
Jim Kellett, Second Region IV Club signs letter of agreement with air traffic control, September, page 12
Burkart, M.G.
Another LOA (Soaring Mail) [Bureaucracy\Letter of Agreement], November, page 5
Burton, Tony
SOARING Improves (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Content], May, page 5
Byrne, Mary Anne Doolittle
First Flight (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Flight\Nikki Pullen], October, page 47
Caldwell, Bob
(Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Ventus 2a; Mountains], May, pages 30,31
Calendar
Soaring Calendar, January, page 49
Frauke Elber, Caprock Soaring Club Web Page; Sometimes You Just Gotta Say Yes to Something New, February, page 12
Soaring Calendar, February, page 48
Contests and Special Events, March, page 39
Contests and Special Events, April, page 46
Contests and Special Events, May, page 39
Contests and Special Events, June, page 45
Contests and Special Events, July, page 49
Contests and Special Events, August, page 46
Contests and Special Events, September, page 53
Contests and Special Events, October, page 52
Contests and Special Events, November, page 52
Contests and Special Events, December, page 52
Callaway, Jim
Wally's Best (Feature Articles) [History\Wally Scott; People\Wally Scott; History\Records], March, page 33
Campbell, Jay
Region Five World Class and Sports Class (Soaring News) [Competitions\Regionals], December, page 12
Camps
Richard H. Johnson, Marfa 2008 Spring Thermal -- and Wave Camp Report, June, page 32
Cannon, Walter
A Tale of Three Schweizers (Feature Articles) [History\Schweizer Sailplanes], February, page 19
Cant, Ian
The Dust Devil Dash (Club News) [Clubs\Events], November, page 10
Carlson, Richard (a.k.a. Rich Carlson)
SSF Fiscal Year 2007 Annual Safety Report (2008 Safety Program) [Safety\Annual Report], April, page 39
Airspace in the New Century Revisited (2008 Safety Program) [Safety\Airspace], July, page 46
Carswell, Dean
The Remarkable Jonker JS1 (Feature Articles) [Sailplanes\Jonker JS1], July, page 26
Case, Brian; with Roderick F. Read, Jr., Todd Schultz, Bob Thompson and Todd Smith
Soaring Photo Showcase (Soaring Photo Showcase) [Photography], August, page 44
Champion
American Pilot Wins OLC World Championship, December, page 9
Chism, Neal
(Soaring Photo Showcase) [Sailplanes; Lenticular Clouds], September, pages 36,37
Christner, Kevin
Soaring Back (Feature Articles) [Competitions], March, page 18
Clarke, Michael
Accelerating the Issue (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Correction], October, page 5
Clarke, Ron
The Soaring Season Starts with the Seniors (Feature Articles) [Competitions\Seniors], May, page 22
Senior's Story (Soaring Mail) [Competitions\Seniors], July, page 6
Clubs
Chuck Coyne, July, page 4
Frauke Elber, Things to do in 2008 (Besides Flying in Contests), March, page 9
Frauke Elber, Club Activities Across the Country, January, page 12
Frauke Elber, Blue Ridge Soaring Society Hosts Boy Scout Troop, October, page 10
Frauke Elber, Caprock Soaring Club Web Page; Sometimes You Just Gotta Say Yes to Something New, February, page 12
Frauke Elber, Club Activities Across the Country, January, page 12
Ian Cant, The Dust Devil Dash, November, page 10
Frauke Elber, Club Activities Across the Country, January, page 12
Frauke Elber, Club Activities Across the Country, January, page 12
Frauke Elber, Assorted News and Notes, May, page 12
Frauke Elber, Miscellaneous Club Happenings, December, page 17
Scott Fletcher, Carolina Soaring Association Receives 501(c)3 Status, December, page 9
Frauke Elber, Club Activities Across the Country, January, page 12
Dick Otis, Skyline Soaring Club has a very busy operation, January, cover
Dick Otis, Club member landing, January, pages 30,31
Brady Farley, Soaring Forever, February, page 39
Frauke Elber, Club Activities Across the Country, January, page 12
Frauke Elber, Club Happenings, April, page 10
Cochrane, John H. (a.k.a. John Cochrane)
Goodbye Rolling Finish (Contest Corner) [Competitions\Rules\Finish], February, page 42
Start Anywhere (Contest Corner) [Competitions\Rules\Start], March, page 41
MAT Strategy -- Wind and Options (Contest Corner) [Competitions\Techniques\MAT], July, page 38
Colacevich, Sergio
Alby's Voyage Would you like to fly with an albatross? (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country; Birds\Albatross], September, page 24
Cole, Daniel
Announcement of a Change to the U.S. Team Selection Policy (Soaring News) [Competitions\U.S. Team], February, page 7
Collins, Brain
Soloing: A Team Effort Always! (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Bob Hunsaker], February, page 39
Collum, Bill
Batteries (Soaring Tech) [Equipment\Batteries], January, page 17
Soaring Tech (Soaring Tech) [Technical\Aerodynamics], February, page 15
21st Century Motorgliders (Soaring Tech) [Motorgliders], March, page 13
Spot Satellite Messenger (Soaring Tech) [Equipment\Spot; Safety], April, page 14
SSA's 2008 Convention (Feature Articles) [Soaring Society of America\Conventions], April, page 23
XCSoar - Flight Software Examined (Soaring Tech) [Software\Cross-Country], May, page 13
The Sinha Deturbulators (Soaring Tech) [Performance\Turbulators], June, page 19
Dri Wash 'N Guard (Soaring Tech) [Maintenance\Cleaners], July, page 19
Reply to Soaring Tech Correction (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Aerodynamics], August, page 7
Future Tech -- Part 1:Flying Wings (Soaring Tech) [Sailplanes\Design], August, page 18
Future Tech -- Part 2: Control Systems (Soaring Tech) [Sailplanes\Control Systems], September, page 17
Future Tech -- Part 3: Advanced Materials (Soaring Tech) [Structures\Materials], October, page 14
Inexpensive Gifts and Gadgets for the Holiday Season (Soaring Tech) [Equipment], November, page 14
Competitions
George Moffat, Marfa in the Sixties, January, page 28
Kevin Christner, Soaring Back, March, page 18
Joan Moos, Short Wings Over Chilhowee, Benton, Tennessee, February, page 26
Chris Woods, Perpetual Flying Weather, January, page 32
Ray Davis, Aerobatic Championships, January, page 46
2008 Regional and National Contest Winners, December, page 20
Scott Fletcher, Jason Stephens Wins Third Straight Aerobatic Glider National Champion Title, December, page 9
Dave Nadler, 2008 18-Meter Nationals, November, page 20
Brian Resor, Online Soaring Popularity is Surging for Participants and Spectators, July, page 23
American Pilot Wins OLC World Championship, December, page 9
2007 Regional and National Contest Winners, January, page 21
Kai Gertsen, Region 6N, Ionia, Michigan, January, page 6
John Good, 2007 Region 9 Soaring Contest, Parowan, Utah, July 1-7, January, page 8
Gena Tabery, 2007 Region 10 Championships, June, page 24
Chuck Lohre, Report on the 2008 Region 6 South Glider Contest at the Caesar Creek Soaring Club, September, page 13
Garret Willat, 2008 Region 12 Contest, October, page 7
Jay Campbell, Region Five World Class and Sports Class, December, page 12
Ty White, Air Sailing Sports Class Regionals 2008, November, page 7
Frauke Elber, Assorted News and Notes -- John Godfrey, June, page 18
Janine Acee, Region 3 2007 Contest Report, February, page 7
John Cochrane, Goodbye Rolling Finish, February, page 42
John Cochrane, Start Anywhere, March, page 41
Ron Clarke, The Soaring Season Starts with the Seniors, May, page 22
Ron Clarke, Senior's Story, July, page 6
John H. Cochrane, MAT Strategy -- Wind and Options, July, page 38
Daniel Cole, Announcement of a Change to the U.S. Team Selection Policy, February, page 7
U.S. Teams Chosen for 2008 World Gliding Competitions, January, page 4
SSA Foundation, U.S. Team Committee agree on Roberson/Woods Trust funding for Year 2006, January, page 4
John Good, The 2008 World Gliding Championships, December, page 23
U.S. Team/Clear Nav Raffle Winner!, August, page 13
Compton, Burt
Give a Better Glider Ride! (Feature Articles) [Public Relations\Glider Rides], March, page 24
The history of Marfa Contests (Feature Articles) [History; National Soaring Museum\Landmark], May, page 19
Richard H. "Dick" Johnson 1923 - 2008 (Feature Articles) [People\Richard H. "Dick" Johnson], October, page 19
Safety Officer -- A Job Description and Training Guide (2008 Safety Program) [Safety\Management], November, page 49
Conlon, Ray
Still Going Strong (Soaring Mail) [Soaring\Future], June, page 5
Conte, Tom
It Looks OK to Me (Feature Articles) [Safety\Maintenance\Tow hook], September, page 34
Contributions
Chairman's Challenge Nets $50,000+, August, page 13
2009 Eagle Fund - Your Donation Will Help Improve the SSA, November, page 38
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund, January, page 24
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund, February, page 10
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund, March, page 10
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund, April, page 8
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund, May, page 10
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund, June, page 16
Dianne Black-Nixon, Matching Challenge Update, June, page 5
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund, July, page 14
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund, August, page 11
Jacob Kaufman, A Happy Grantee, November, page 5
Conventions
Anne Mongiovi, Lee Murray, Dave Newill, SSA at Oshkosh, December, page 28
The 2008 SSA Convention, January, page 14
Chuck Coyne, 2008 SSA Convention Redux, May, page 26
Cook, Bob; with Michael Sazin
Soaring Tech Correction (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Aerodynamics], August, page 5
Cook, Greg
Sam Whiteside flying his Jantar Standard 2 above Carson Valley (Covers) [Sailplanes\Jantar\Standard 2], October, cover
Cornay, Ray
Formation Flight (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Safety], May, page 5
Costello, Pat
Caution! Pilots and Insurance -- Are You Approved to Fly? (Feature Articles) [Insurance], June, page 28
Coyne, Chuck
(Flight Lines) [Magazine\SOARING\Editor], April, page 4
(Flight Lines) [Training\Editor], May, page 4
2008 SSA Convention Redux (Feature Articles) [Conventions\Soaring Society of America 2008\Albuquerque], May, page 26
(Flight Lines) [Training\Recurrent], June, page 4
(Flight Lines) [Clubs], July, page 4
Wanted SOARING Writers and Photographers (Flight Lines) [Magazine\Writers; Photography], August, page 4
(Flight Lines) [People\Johnson; Training\rudders], September, page 4
(Flight Lines) [Magazine\Feature], November, page 4
(Flight Lines) [FAI Badges], December, page 4
Tell Us Your Story (Soaring News) [Magazine\Articles], December, page 11
Crime
Paul Richer, Glider Theft in the UK, February, page 4
Davis, Ray
Aerobatic Championships (Soaring Milestones) [Competitions\Aerobatic; People\Andy Davis], January, page 46
DeRosa, John
SOARING and Glider Rides (Soaring Mail) [Training\Rides], May, page 6
Dee, Stephen (a.k.a. Steve Dee)
Density Altitude Dilemmas (2008 Safety Program) [Safety\Density Altitude], March, page 37
Getting it Right the First Time (2008 Safety Program) [Safety\Staying focused], October, page 49
Densmore, Jim
Telling Tall Tales (Soaring Mail) [People\Chuck Mahony\Ron Marvin], October, page 5
Dezzutti, John (a.k.a. J. Dezzutti)
Ridge Lift Lessons (Safety Corner) [Safety\Ridge soaring], November, page 43
DiMatteo, Joseph
This Nighthawk Really Soars (Soaring Milestones) [First Solo\Youth\Andrew DiMatteo], May, page 44
Displays
Frauke Elber, Miscellaneous Club Happenings, December, page 17
SSA Display at EAA Oshkosh, June, page 15
Dvorchak, Shad
A spectacular sunset during JABOG (Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\Sunset], February, pages 30,31
Earlywine, John
Checkride Completed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Checkride\Jim Sprandel], October, page 46
Editor
Special Election Results (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America\Elections\Jay McDaniel; Soaring Society of America\Elections\John Dezzutti; Soaring Society of America\Elections\Dennis Fisher], March, page 7
Matching Challenge Program Announced (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America\Contributions], April, page 7
Education
Jim Kellett, Society Representative Selected, February, page 7
Elber, Frauke
Club Activities Across the Country (Club News) [Clubs\Hollister; Clubs\Texas Soaring; Clubs\Blue Ridge; Clubs\Central California; Clubs\Northern California; Clubs\Harris Hill], January, page 12
Caprock Soaring Club Web Page; Sometimes You Just Gotta Say Yes to Something New (Club News) [Clubs\Caprock; Calendar], February, page 12
Let George Do It - And He Did! (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Wing Runner\George Postletbwaite], February, page 39
Things to do in 2008 (Besides Flying in Contests) (Club News) [Clubs\Activities], March, page 9
Club Happenings (Club News) [Clubs\Waves; Equipment], April, page 10
Assorted News and Notes (Club News) [Clubs\Leadership; Transponders; Parts], May, page 12
Assorted News and Notes -- John Godfrey (Club News) [Competitions\Regionals\OLC], June, page 18
Assorted News and Notes -- Neita Montague (Club News) [Sites\Air Sailing Gliderport], June, page 18
An Association-owned Gliderport (Club News) [Sites\Central Indiana Soaring Society], July, page 17
Youth in Soaring (Club News) [Youth\Hanna Marlette; Youth\Sylvia Szafarczyk; Youth\Kristin Hein; Youth\Amelia Adams; Youth\Corey Sullivan; Youth\Desiree Bramletter], August, page 16
Blue Ridge Soaring Society Hosts Boy Scout Troop (Club News) [Clubs\Boy Scouts\Everglades Club\X-C], October, page 10
Miscellaneous Club Happenings (Club News) [Clubs\Miscellaneous; Scholarships; Displays; Waves], December, page 17
Equipment
Frauke Elber, Club Happenings, April, page 10
George Thelen, Tempus Fuget (Time Flies), September, page 47
Bill Collum, Inexpensive Gifts and Gadgets for the Holiday Season, November, page 14
Bernald S. Smith, RTCA?????, July, page 40
Bill Collum, Batteries, January, page 17
First Look, July, page 11
Rob Hughes, Oxygen Clarification, October, page 7
Anti-Mold Mask and Cannula Storage Case, July, page 11
D.B. Newill, Chute Re-Packing Update, August, page 14
Bill Collum, Spot Satellite Messenger, April, page 14
Michael Friend, The PIK-27 -- A New Finnish Tow Plane, April, page 34
Duane Sprague, An Existing Alternate Tow Plane, September, page 5
Bernald S. Smith, Transponders Required?, June, page 9
Joe Salz, More Transponder Squawks, July, page 5
Ron Whipple, Transponder Troubles, July, page 5
Jim Kellett, Transponder Responders, August, page 9
David Marco, More on Transponders, August, page 9
Events
Lee Murray, SSA Presene at EAA Airventure, October, page 8
Ewald, Jochen
(Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\Diana 2], April, pages 30, 31
TFK-2 Carat (Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\TFK-2 Carat], October, pages 30,31
Standard Class flying wing SB 13 (Covers) [Sailplanes\Braunschweig SB 13], November, cover
FAI Badges
Chuck Coyne, December, page 4
Fairchilds, Dave
The Aging Pilot:Part 4 of 4 (Feature Articles) [Safety\Aging Pilots], January, page 26
A Response (to Cindy Brickner) (Soaring Mail) [Training], September, page 6
Farley, Brady
Soaring Forever (Soaring Milestones) [Clubs\Smokey Mountain Soaring], February, page 39
Farr, Janie
Never Give Up (Soaring Milestones) [Training\License\Janice Farr], March, page 43
Farris, John
Tow Pilot Checkout Procedure Available (Soaring News) [Training\Tow Pilot Checkout], October, page 7
Feldbaulmer, Bill
Free Tow Offer (Soaring Milestones) [Awards\Free Tow], December, page 44
First Solo
Joseph DiMatteo, This Nighthawk Really Soars, May, page 44
Fletcher, Scott
One Day, Two Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Jeff Seiden\Greg Hart], July, page 51
Carolina Soaring Association Receives 501(c)3 Status (Soaring News) [Clubs\Non-Profit Exemption], December, page 9
Jason Stephens Wins Third Straight Aerobatic Glider National Champion Title (Soaring News) [Competitions\Glider Aerobatics], December, page 9
Flight Test
David L. Lawrence, Lord, If You're up There, August, page 32
Flinesone, Paul
Soaring Awareness (Soaring Milestones) [Public Relations\Philadelphia Glider Council; People\Lewis Hull], January, page 47
Fogel, Gary
Assistance Needed (Soaring Mail) [Sites\Torrey Pines], April, page 5
Ford, Kevin
Winter Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Solo\Mike Preis; Solo\Art Sanders; Solo\Wolfgang Spieker], May, page 44
A New CFIG in Illinois (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFIG\Mara Morgenstern], July, page 51
Friend, Michael
The PIK-27 -- A New Finnish Tow Plane (Feature Articles) [Equipment\Tow Plane], April, page 34
Fucci, Richard
More Freedom Flights (Soaring News) [Physiology\Disabled], February, page 7
Air Force Academy Visit (Soaring Mail) [Academy\Air Force], May, page 5
Fuller, Rick
Act Locally to Enhance Flight Safety (Soaring News) [Safety\local\mid-air], September, page 9
Ganszauge, Mika
Olli Teronen at Finnish Standard Class Nationals (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Discus], March, cover
Garavaglia, Gary
First Solo via PSS (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Michael Batalia], July, page 50
General Aviation
Fred LaSor, Challenging GA Pilots, August, page 7
Gerhard, William
Lackin' in Latin (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Latin], November, page 5
Gertsen, Kai
Region 6N, Ionia, Michigan (Soaring News) [Competitions\Regionals; Sites\Ionia, MI], January, page 6
Good, John F. (a.k.a. John Good)
2007 Region 9 Soaring Contest, Parowan, Utah, July 1-7 (Soaring News) [Competitions\Regionals; Sites\Parowan, UT], January, page 8
The 2008 World Gliding Championships (Feature Articles) [Competitions\World], December, page 23
Graham, Scott
Newest Pilot in Command (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Scott Bonzer], January, page 46
A Little Wind Didn't Phase Him (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Tim Daly], April, page 42
The Perfect End to a Perfect Weekend (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Mike Beierschmitt; Social], June, page 41
Graves, Mike
From Tow Pilot to Glider Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private Glider\Stan Blanton], January, page 47
Griffith, Sherman
Flying with Dick Johnson (Feature Articles) [People\Richard H. "Dick" Johnson], October, page 23
Grimm, Dylan
Hitting the Nail (Soaring Mail) [Safety\Basics], October, page 5
Guy, Peter M.
Rand Baldwin in his LS-8 finishing at Uvalde (Covers) [Sailplanes\Rolladen-Schneider\LS-8], August, cover
Rolladen Schneider LS-8 in 2006 Standard Class Nationals (Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\Rolladen-Schneider\LS-8], August, pages 30,31
Hammond, E. Gene (a.k.a. Gene Hammond)
Ground Launching, A New Idea? (2008 Safety Program) [Training\Ground Launch], June, page 43
Some Things Never Change (2008 Safety Program) [Safety\Accidents; Launch/towing], August, page 47
Harms, D.J.
Solo in a 2-22 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Youth\Dakota Harms], November, page 48
Harris, D.J.
Solo at Fourteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Dakota Harms], July, page 52
Hebda, Derek
Left Tendencies (Soaring Mail) [Airplanes\Characteristics], April, page 5
Hight, Michele
Recognizing -- And Breaking -- The Chain of Events (Feature Articles) [Safety\Risk Management], October, page 27
Hill, G. Alexander
Master CFI Accreditation (Soaring Milestones) [Instruction], May, page 44
Hill, William G. (a.k.a. Bill Hill, Billy Hill, W.G. Hill, William Hill)
Introspection (Why We Fly) [Philosophy\Competition], December, page 35
History
George Moffat, Marfa in the Sixties, January, page 28
Raul Blacksten, Clio's Wings by Clio, the Muse of History - Glider Names, January, page 60
Raul Blacksten, Clio's Wings by Clio, Soaring Personalities, February, page 60
Raul Blacksten, Glider Evolution, March, page 60
John Joss, The Ghosts of Marfa, May, page 16
Burt Compton, The history of Marfa Contests, May, page 19
Manfred E. Reinhardt, Invitation to Attend the Marfa Landmark Ceremony, May, page 20
Rich Lanning, From the Archives, March, page 7
Cindy Brickner, Gimli Glider Retired, April, page 7
Raul Blacksten, Gus, July, page 60
Raul Blacksten, Hawley, August, page 60
Jeffery P. Sandman and Peter R. Sandman, The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Area, November, pages 34,35
Lewis M. Robison, There Were Glider in Marfa in the 1950s, March, page 4
Raul Blacksten, Potpourri Soaring, May, page 60
Raul Blacksten, Movies That Soared Above the Rest, April, page 60
Dave Newill, Trans Atlantic Tow -- 65 years ago, September, page 5
Jim Callaway, Wally's Best, March, page 33
Walter Cannon, A Tale of Three Schweizers, February, page 19
Jim Callaway, Wally's Best, March, page 33
Raul Blacksten, Klemp, June, page 60
Hodges, Chris P.
Thanks for the Info (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\News; Paper License], December, page 5
Hoffman, Paul
He Liked July SOARING (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Color photos], August, page 5
Holden, Glenn
Chris Ruf on tow in his Mosquito (Covers) [Sailplanes\Mosquito], April, cover
Holmes, Russell
Insure Your Safety (Soaring Mail) [Safety\PIC Responsibility], March, page 4
Horner, Arch
More Marfa Musings (Soaring Mail) [National Soaring Museum\Landmark\Marfa], June, page 7
Hudson, Bob
First Solo in Albuquerque (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Mary Hawkins], January, page 46
First Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Youth\Kevin Bielek], March, page 43
Hughes, Rob
Oxygen Clarification (Soaring News) [Equipment\Oxygen], October, page 7
Ingraham, Don
The Mall Experiment (Feature Articles) [Public Relations], June, page 37
Instruction
G. Alexander Hill, Master CFI Accreditation, May, page 44
Cindy Brickner, Instructors Intents, July, page 5
Insurance
Pat Costello, Caution! Pilots and Insurance -- Are You Approved to Fly?, June, page 28
Insurance Addendum, September, page 6
Johnson, Alice and Ira
A Short Biography of Richard H. Johnson (Feature Articles) [People\Richard H. "Dick" Johnson], October, page 20
Johnson, Daniel L. (a.k.a. Daniel Johnson, Dan Johnson)
Medical Self-Certification Update (Soaring News) [Regulations\Medical], December, page 10
Johnson, Don
34 years, 11 months, 3 days Is it a record? (Soaring Milestones) [Pilot History], September, page 51
Johnson, Richard H. (a.k.a. Dick Johnson, Richard Johnson, R.H. Johnson, R. Johnson)
Marfa 2008 Spring Thermal -- and Wave Camp Report (Feature Articles) [Camps\Marfa], June, page 32
Jones, Phil
Four Soar Solo in Kuztown (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Lucas Smozski, Dan Hines, Liam Morrissey, David Furlong], November, page 47
Joss, John
Burt Compton and ASK-13 at Marfa Landmark Dedication (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schleicher\ASK-13; Sites\Marfa], May, cover
The Ghosts of Marfa (Feature Articles) [History; National Soaring Museum\Landmark], May, page 16
Military Test-Pilot Training (Soaring Mail) [Training\Military], August, page 5
Kangas, John
New Gliderport (Soaring News) [Sites\King Mountain, Idaho], August, page 12
Katz, Gary
Completes Checkride (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Checkride\Bob Walker], February, page 39
First Certified Light Sport Pilot in Louisville (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Light Sport\Steve Miller], February, page 40
Louisville Soaring Club/CAP Memebers Travel North to Take Check Rides (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Check Rides; People\Paul Osborne; People\David Katz], March, page 43
Kaufman, Jacob
A Happy Grantee (Soaring Mail) [Contributions\Youth], November, page 5
Kellet, James C. (a.k.a. J.C. Kellet, Jim Kellet, Jim C. Kellet, Jim Kellett)
Society Representative Selected (Soaring News) [Education], February, page 7
Transponder Responders (Soaring Mail) [Equipment\Transponders], August, page 9
Second Region IV Club signs letter of agreement with air traffic control (Soaring News) [Bureaucracy\Letters of Agreement], September, page 12
Kelly, Sarah
Fourth Generation Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\John "Jacob" Banarhall], December, page 44
Kjenslie, Knut and Ingrid
News at Seminoloe-Lake Gliderport (Soaring News) [Sites\Seminole-Lake Gliderport], July, page 9
Knauff, Thomas (a.k.a. Tom Knauff, T. Knauff)
Why Checklists? (Feature Articles) [Training\Checklists], March, page 20
Koptonak, John
Danielson Soaring Association (Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\Schweizer\2-33], November, pages 30,31
LaSor, Fred
Challenging GA Pilots (Soaring Mail) [General Aviation\Transition], August, page 7
Lance, Scott
Drama, Disappointment, and Determination in the High Desert (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country], September, page 38
Lanning, Rich
From the Archives (Soaring News) [History\Book], March, page 7
Larson, John
Another Texas Soaking (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Youth\John Rainwater], July, page 50
Lathrop, C.P. (Bud)
Rite of Passage (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private Glider\Coury Clark], June, page 41
Launch/towing
Gene Hammond, Some Things Never Change, August, page 47
Lawrence, David L.
Lord, If You're up There (Feature Articles) [Flight Test\Mississippi State Raspet Lab], August, page 32
Layton, Denise
Planning Ahead (Flight Lines) [People\Dick Johnson], October, page 4
Legal
Phil Umphres, Consent Order Extered in Lawsuit Against Sellers of "1-800-Skyride" Gift Certificates, November, page 8
Lent, Doug
Safety Corner Comments (Soaring Mail) [Airport Patterns], July, page 5
Lenticular Clouds
Neal Chism, September, pages 36,37
Lewis, Trace
Paul Hansen landing in Beloit, WI (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schweizer\1-26], December, cover
Liebling, S.M.
Sisters Soar High in Houston (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Rides], May, page 44
Literature
SSA Member Authors a Novella, August, page 13
Lohre, Chuck
Report on the 2008 Region 6 South Glider Contest at the Caesar Creek Soaring Club (Soaring News) [Competitions\Regionals], September, page 13
Looft, Fred
New Private Pilots (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private Glider\Ian Jones\Mike Volkert], October, page 46
Lowry, Rusty
Use of Glider in Military Test Pilot Training (Feature Articles) [Training\Military], June, page 33
Lundin, Mike
Soaring Adds Up (Soaring News) [Publicity\Math Horizons], July, page 9
MacIlveen, Bob
Enjoyed each Page (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Beginner Comments], December, page 7
Mackin, Christian
Jim Skydel flying at Carocole Soaring (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schleicher\ASW-28], July, cover
Magazine
Bob Cook & Michael Sazin, Soaring Tech Correction, August, page 5
Bill Collum, Reply to Soaring Tech Correction, August, page 7
Chris McKeage, Soaring Article Ideas, December, page 7
Chuck Coyne, Tell Us Your Story, December, page 11
Bob MacIlveen, Enjoyed each Page, December, page 7
Paul Hoffman, He Liked July SOARING, August, page 5
Jim Marske, Likes Soaring Tech, October, page 5
Tony Burton, SOARING Improves, May, page 5
Michael Clarke, Accelerating the Issue, October, page 5
Perry Bradley, June Cover Questioned, August, page 5
Steve Viblen, Reply to June Cover Questioned, August, page 5
Chuck Coyne, November, page 4
Ralph Woodward, Centerfold Sailplane ID, September, page 7
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, September, page 22
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, October, page 44
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, December, page 37
William Gerhard, Lackin' in Latin, November, page 5
Chris P. Hodges, Thanks for the Info, December, page 5
Ray Cornay, Formation Flight, May, page 5
Harlow Voorhees, Cascading Problems, December, page 5
Darryl Ramm, Safety Corner Comments, December, page 5
Our Department Contributors, February, page 3
Our Department Contributors, March, page 3
SSA Appoints New SOARING Magazine Editor, March, page 7
Our Department Contributors, April, page 3
Our Department Contributors, May, page 3
Our Department Contributors, June, page 3
Our Department Contributors, July, page 3
Our Department Contributors, August, page 3
Our Department Contributors, September, page 3
Our Department Contributors, October, page 3
Chuck Coyne, April, page 4
Chuck Coyne, Wanted SOARING Writers and Photographers, August, page 4
Maintenance
George Thelen, Tempus Fuget (Time Flies), September, page 47
Bill Collum, Dri Wash 'N Guard, July, page 19
Management
SSA Staff, Call for SSA Director Nominations, July, page 10
Phil Umphres, IRS Penalties Against the SSA Waived, February, page 6
New Tennessee State Record Keepter, December, page 11
Manoogian, Ivan
First Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Peter Wendell], April, page 42
Successful Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Brian Crawford], April, page 42
Marco, David
More on Transponders (Soaring Mail) [Equipment\Transponders], August, page 9
Marske, Jim
Likes Soaring Tech (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Comment], October, page 5
McCarthy, Jim
Six Inches Short - Confessions of a Macho Man (Feature Articles) [Safety\Training], August, page 38
McDaniel, Jay
Completed Checkride (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Checkride\Matt Brewer], February, page 40
Soaring in the Reno, Nevada Airspace? (Soaring News) [Air Space], July, page 8
McDonald, Greg
I'm Gonna Miss this Place Called Alice (Feature Articles) [Training; Sites\Alice Springs], November, page 26
McGrath, Pat
Milestone Memories (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Memories], August, page 53
McKeage, Chris
Soaring Article Ideas (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Article Ideas], December, page 7
Moffat, George B., Jr. (a.k.a. George Moffat, G.B. Moffat, Jr., G. Moffat, George B. Moffat)
Marfa in the Sixties (Feature Articles) [Competitions; History; Sites\Marfa, TX], January, page 28
Francis Bundy A Soaring Life (Feature Articles) [Obituaries\Francis Bundy], May, page 37
George Moffat's Response (Soaring Mail) [National Soaring Museum\Landmark\Marfa], June, page 7
Remembering Dick (Feature Articles) [People\Richard H. "Dick" Johnson], October, page 22
Montague, Neita; with Bob Spielman
From Reno to the Black Rock Desert (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country\Gerlach Dash 2007], July, page 32
Moos, Joan
Short Wings Over Chilhowee, Benton, Tennessee (Feature Articles) [Competitions\1-26 Championships], February, page 26
Motorgliders
Bill Collum, 21st Century Motorgliders, March, page 13
Mountains
Bob Caldwell, May, pages 30,31
Muhlenberg, Barry
A Proud Father (Soaring News) [Training\Military], July, page 10
Mullins, Darrel
CFIG Harry (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFIG\Harry Davis], December, page 44
Murray, Lee
SSA Presene at EAA Airventure (Soaring News) [Events\EAA Air Adventure], October, page 8
Murray, Matthew; with Mike Abernathy
Cloud Street: A Soaring Adventure (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country\Photography], July, page 34
Naber, Gary
Off to the Air Force (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Michael Robertson], November, page 47
Nadler, Dave
2008 18-Meter Nationals (Feature Articles) [Competitions\Nationals\Mifflin,PA], November, page 20
Nankivil, Mark
Ka-6E flown by Bruce Patton (Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\Ka-6E], March, pages 30,31
Blue and white Condor IV (Covers) [Sailplanes\Vintage\Condor IV], September, cover
Soaring Grunau Baby IIb (Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\Grunau Baby IIb], September, pages 30,31
National Soaring Museum
John Joss, The Ghosts of Marfa, May, page 16
Burt Compton, The history of Marfa Contests, May, page 19
Manfred E. Reinhardt, Invitation to Attend the Marfa Landmark Ceremony, May, page 20
Bob Bowden, Marfa Musings, June, page 5
George Moffat, George Moffat's Response, June, page 7
Arch Horner, More Marfa Musings, June, page 7
Newill, Anne Mongiovi, Lee Murray, Dave
SSA at Oshkosh (Feature Articles) [Conventions\Oshkosh], December, page 28
Newill, D.B.
Chute Re-Packing Update (Soaring News) [Equipment\Parachutes], August, page 14
Newill, David B. (a.k.a. David Newill, Dave Newill)
Trans Atlantic Tow -- 65 years ago (Soaring Mail) [History\R.G. Seyes\F.M. Gobeil], September, page 5
No subject
Tom Rudolf, Assistance Needed, February, page 4
O'Leary, George
Private Pilot at 16 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Taka Iguchi], December, page 45
O'Mahony, Charles (a.k.a. Charles "Chuck" O'Mahony, Chuck O'Mahony, Chuck O'Mahoney)
My Introduction to Gliding (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Memories], August, page 52
Obituaries
Final Glide, September, page 52
Final Glide, October, page 48
April, page 42
Final Glide, October, page 48
Final Glide, December, page 45
April, page 42
Final Glide, February, page 40
May, page 45
Final Glide, December, page 45
May, page 45
Final Glide, September, page 52
May, page 45
Final Glide, October, page 48
Final Glide, December, page 45
April, page 42
Final Glide, September, page 52
Final Glide, October, page 48
Final Glide, September, page 52
April, page 42
Final Glide, July, page 52
Final Glide, July, page 52
April, page 42
George Moffat, Francis Bundy A Soaring Life, May, page 37
May, page 45
April, page 42
May, page 45
Final Glide, July, page 52
Final Glide, February, page 40
Final Glide, September, page 52
Final Glide, February, page 40
May, page 45
April, page 42
Final Glide, February, page 40
Final Glide, September, page 52
Final Glide, July, page 52
Final Glide, February, page 40
May, page 45
Final Glide, July, page 52
May, page 45
Final Glide, July, page 52
April, page 42
May, page 45
Final Glide, September, page 52
April, page 42
Final Glide, December, page 45
Final Glide, September, page 52
In Memoriam Richard H. ("Dick") Johnson, September, page 9
Final Glide, September, page 52
Final Glide, October, page 48
Final Glide, February, page 40
Final Glide, February, page 40
April, page 42
Final Glide, September, page 52
Final Glide, September, page 52
May, page 45
Final Glide, October, page 48
Final Glide, October, page 48
April, page 42
May, page 45
April, page 42
Final Glide, October, page 48
Final Glide, December, page 45
Final Glide, February, page 40
Final Glide, July, page 52
Organizations
Owner of the Original Glider Rides Named Member of Pacific Air Forces' Civilian Advisory Council, February, page 40
Bernald S. Smith, RTCA?????, July, page 40
Jim Short, VSA Adds Color to Bungee Cord, April, page 45
Otis, Dick
Skyline Soaring Club has a very busy operation (Covers) [Clubs\Skyline Soaring, Ft. Royal, VA], January, cover
Club member landing (Glider Gallery) [Clubs\Skyline Soaring, Ft. Royal, VA], January, pages 30,31
Paget, Val
Putting the Spotlight on Soaring (Soaring News) [Publicity\EAA; Publicity\New York Times; Publicity\Videos], January, page 4
Soaring into the Spotlight (Club News) [Publicity], September, page 15
Paper License
Chris P. Hodges, Thanks for the Info, December, page 5
Parker, Michael
World Records the Easy Way (Feature Articles) [Records\World\Ultralight], March, page 26
Parts
Frauke Elber, Assorted News and Notes, May, page 12
Paul, Wayne
An HP-14 Accident That Almost Happened Distractions = Danger (Feature Articles) [Safety\HP-14], April, page 28
Pearson, Cynthia
First Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Andrew Pearson], January, page 46
People
Raul Blacksten, Barnaby, September, page 60
Raul Blacksten, Schweizer Brothers, October, page 60
Dick Butler inducted into the Alabama Aviation Hall of Fame, January, page 9
SSA Appoints New SOARING Magazine Editor, March, page 7
Ray Davis, Aerobatic Championships, January, page 46
Raul Blacksten, Warren Eaton, December, page 60
Paul Flinesone, Soaring Awareness, January, page 47
Chuck Coyne, September, page 4
Denise Layton, Planning Ahead, October, page 4
Burt Compton, Richard H. "Dick" Johnson 1923 - 2008, October, page 19
Alice & Ira Johnson, A Short Biography of Richard H. Johnson, October, page 20
George Moffat, Remembering Dick, October, page 22
Sherman Griffith, Flying with Dick Johnson, October, page 23
Gary Katz, Louisville Soaring Club/CAP Memebers Travel North to Take Check Rides, March, page 43
Jim Densmore, Telling Tall Tales, October, page 5
Gary Katz, Louisville Soaring Club/CAP Memebers Travel North to Take Check Rides, March, page 43
Jim Callaway, Wally's Best, March, page 33
Charlie Spratt, Things I Miss About Soaring, November, page 5
Performance
Bill Collum, The Sinha Deturbulators, June, page 19
Philosophy
Dave Verret, Flying with a Good Friend, November, page 36
Billy Hill, Introspection, December, page 35
Photography
Chuck Coyne, Wanted SOARING Writers and Photographers, August, page 4
Roderick Read, Todd Schultz, Bob Thompson, Todd Smith, and Brian Case, Soaring Photo Showcase, August, page 44
Physiology
Richard Fucci, More Freedom Flights, February, page 7
Pilot History
Don Johnson, 34 years, 11 months, 3 days Is it a record?, September, page 51
Pitsenberger, Jeanne
Solo in a 2-33 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Frank Hall], December, page 45
Pontius, Dave
New Illini Glider Club Flight Instructor (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Flight Instructor\Eric Fortner], November, page 48
Proficiency
Insurance Addendum, September, page 6
Public Relations
Don Ingraham, The Mall Experiment, June, page 37
Burt Compton, Give a Better Glider Ride!, March, page 24
Paul Flinesone, Soaring Awareness, January, page 47
Publicity
Val Paget, Soaring into the Spotlight, September, page 15
Val Paget, Putting the Spotlight on Soaring, January, page 4
Mike Lundin, Soaring Adds Up, July, page 9
Val Paget, Putting the Spotlight on Soaring, January, page 4
Val Paget, Putting the Spotlight on Soaring, January, page 4
Quinn, Paul
Listen to Your Instructors (Soaring Mail) [Training\Instructors], January, page 2
Ramirez, Brian Case, Todd Schultz,Neal Chism,Chris
(Soaring Photo Showcase) [Sailplanes], October, pages 36,37
Ramm, Darryl
Safety Corner Comments (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Safety], December, page 5
Rander, Steven
Willamette Valley Soaring Club (Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\SZD 51-1 Junior], December, pages 30, 31
Read, Roderick F., Jr.; with Todd Schultz, Bob Thompson, Todd Smith and Brian Case
Soaring Photo Showcase (Soaring Photo Showcase) [Photography], August, page 44
Records
Michael Parker, World Records the Easy Way, March, page 26
Regulations
Dan Johnson, Medical Self-Certification Update, December, page 10
Cindy Brickner, The Feds are Getting Tougher!, October, page 7
Cindy Brickner, FAR and Rides for 2008, August, page 12
Reinhardt, Manfred E. (a.k.a. Manfred Reinhardt, M. Reinhardt)
Invitation to Attend the Marfa Landmark Ceremony (Feature Articles) [History; National Soaring Museum\Landmark], May, page 20
Resor, Brian
Online Soaring Popularity is Surging for Participants and Spectators (Feature Articles) [Competitions\OLC], July, page 23
Richer, Paul
Glider Theft in the UK (Soaring Mail) [Crime\Theft], February, page 4
Rigney, Dave
Robyn Draughn - Private Pilot, Glider (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Robyn Draughn], July, page 50
Licensed at Sixteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\License\Youth\Robyn Draughon], August, page 52
NFSS Member Solos at 14 (Soaring Memories) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Jake Kaufman], December, page 44
Rippstein, Bob
Private Pilot Glider Exam Completed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\License\Robert Haisley], March, page 43
Congratulations to Gene DeLongis (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Gene DeLongis], March, page 44
Wet Sweater Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Jim Galway], July, page 50
Dan and Daughter get Rated (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private License\Kevin and Rachel Conklin], November, page 47
Ritts, E.
One Day and Four Check Rides (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Ratings\Rick Murphy, Rob Spencr, Catherine Cluett, Dan Moore], November, page 48
Robertson Trust
SSA Foundation, U.S. Team Committee agree on Roberson/Woods Trust funding for Year 2006, January, page 4
Robison, Lewis M.
There Were Glider in Marfa in the 1950s (Soaring Mail) [History\Marfa], March, page 4
Rudolf, Tom
Assistance Needed (Soaring Mail), February, page 4
Rupp, Eric
A Run for the Border! (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country], August, page 34
Ruprecht, Judy
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], January, page 50
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], February, page 50
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], March, page 50
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], April, page 40
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], May, page 50
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], June, page 50
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], July, page 53
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], August, page 42
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], September, page 41
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], October, page 42
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], November, page 40
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], December, page 38
Ryan, Bertha M. (a.k.a. Bertha Ryan, B.M. Ryan, B. Ryan)
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [Magazine\History], September, page 22
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [Magazine\History], October, page 44
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [Magazine\History], December, page 37
SSA Staff
Call for SSA Director Nominations (Soaring News) [Management\Directors], July, page 10
Safety
Bill Collum, Spot Satellite Messenger, April, page 14
Gene Hammond, Some Things Never Change, August, page 47
George Thelen, Aero Retrieve Gone Wrong, January, page 43
Dave Fairchilds, The Aging Pilot:Part 4 of 4, January, page 26
Bob Woods, Comment on Safety Corner, January, page 2
Richard Carlson, Airspace in the New Century Revisited, July, page 46
Richard Carlson, SSF Fiscal Year 2007 Annual Safety Report, April, page 39
Dylan Grimm, Hitting the Nail, October, page 5
George Thelen, Back to Basics, August, page 49
Stephen Dee, Density Altitude Dilemmas, March, page 37
George Thelen, Bob's First Flight of the Year, April, page 49
Bob Wander, Recurrent Training, January, page 41
George Thelen, Formation Flying, March, page 47
Wayne Paul, An HP-14 Accident That Almost Happened Distractions = Danger, April, page 28
Bernald Smith, Winch Launching Revisited, February, page 36
Rick Fuller, Act Locally to Enhance Flight Safety, September, page 9
Tom Conte, It Looks OK to Me, September, page 34
Burt Compton, Safety Officer -- A Job Description and Training Guide, November, page 49
George Thelen, Tow Plane/Glider Mid-Air, October, page 39
George Thelen, Mountain Flying, February, page 45
An SSA Alert, May, page 8
George Thelen, Lack of Oxygen, December, page 47
George Thelen, Low Pattern/New Ship, May, page 47
Bernald S. Smith, Woodworking 101, September, page 45
Russell Holmes, Insure Your Safety, March, page 4
George Thelen, Tempus Fuget (Time Flies), September, page 47
John Dezzutti, Ridge Lift Lessons, November, page 43
Michele Hight, Recognizing -- And Breaking -- The Chain of Events, October, page 27
Steve Dee, Getting it Right the First Time, October, page 49
Jim McCarthy, Six Inches Short - Confessions of a Macho Man, August, page 38
Bernald Smith, Things to Consider -- ICU, May, page 41
Bernald S. Smith, Why?, December, page 41
Sailplanes
Neal Chism, September, pages 36,37
Brian Case, Todd Schultz,Neal Chism,Chris Ramirez, October, pages 36,37
Yasuhiro Yama, Lilienthal Glide 2007, February, cover
Jochen Ewald, Standard Class flying wing SB 13, November, cover
Bill Collum, Future Tech -- Part 2: Control Systems, September, page 17
Bill Collum, Future Tech -- Part 1:Flying Wings, August, page 18
Jochen Ewald, April, pages 30, 31
Raul Blacksten, Franklin PS-2, November, page 60
Mark Nankivil, Soaring Grunau Baby IIb, September, pages 30,31
Greg Cook, Sam Whiteside flying his Jantar Standard 2 above Carson Valley, October, cover
Dean Carswell, The Remarkable Jonker JS1, July, page 26
Mark Nankivil, Ka-6E flown by Bruce Patton, March, pages 30,31
Glenn Holden, Chris Ruf on tow in his Mosquito, April, cover
Peter M. Guy, Rand Baldwin in his LS-8 finishing at Uvalde, August, cover
Peter M. Guy, Rolladen Schneider LS-8 in 2006 Standard Class Nationals, August, pages 30,31
Mika Ganszauge, Olli Teronen at Finnish Standard Class Nationals, March, cover
Gale Wolfe, Pilot John "Corky" Gill, June, pages 30,31
Steve Vilden, Ryan Vilden flying a Discus in Germantown, TN, June, cover
Bob Caldwell, May, pages 30,31
Yasuhiro Yama, Lilienthal Glide 2007, July, pages 30,31
John Joss, Burt Compton and ASK-13 at Marfa Landmark Dedication, May, cover
Christian Mackin, Jim Skydel flying at Carocole Soaring, July, cover
Trace Lewis, Paul Hansen landing in Beloit, WI, December, cover
John Koptonak, Danielson Soaring Association, November, pages 30,31
Current Developments from Stemme, February, page 1
Shad Dvorchak, A spectacular sunset during JABOG, February, pages 30,31
Steven Rander, Willamette Valley Soaring Club, December, pages 30, 31
Jochen Ewald, TFK-2 Carat, October, pages 30,31
Mark Nankivil, Blue and white Condor IV, September, cover
Salz, Joe
More Transponder Squawks (Soaring Mail) [Equipment\Transponders], July, page 5
Sandman, Jeffery P.; with Peter R. Sandman
The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Area (Soaring Photo Showcase) [History\Lakeshore, Michigan], November, pages 34,35
Sandman, Peter R.; with Jeffery P. Sandman
The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Area (Soaring Photo Showcase) [History\Lakeshore, Michigan], November, pages 34,35
Sazin, Michael; with Bob Cook
Soaring Tech Correction (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Aerodynamics], August, page 5
Schneider, Paul R.
Flying Doctor (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private Glider\John Ackerson], October, page 46
Scholarships
Frauke Elber, Miscellaneous Club Happenings, December, page 17
Schultz, Todd; with Roderick F. Read, Jr., Bob Thompson, Todd Smith and Brian Case
Soaring Photo Showcase (Soaring Photo Showcase) [Photography], August, page 44
Seminars
Women Soaring Society's 2008 Seminar, June, page 9
Sheble, John
First Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\David Lea Brown], April, page 42
Short, Jim
VSA Adds Color to Bungee Cord (Affiliates & Divisions) [Organizations\VSA], April, page 45
Sites
Holger Weitzel, Coming to America, June, page 7
Frauke Elber, Assorted News and Notes -- Neita Montague, June, page 18
Greg McDonald, I'm Gonna Miss this Place Called Alice, November, page 26
Frauke Elber, An Association-owned Gliderport, July, page 17
Pat Stanley, New Commercial Glider Operation Opens in Minden, July, page 12
Chris Woods, Perpetual Flying Weather, January, page 32
Kai Gertsen, Region 6N, Ionia, Michigan, January, page 6
John Kangas, New Gliderport, August, page 12
John Joss, Burt Compton and ASK-13 at Marfa Landmark Dedication, May, cover
George Moffat, Marfa in the Sixties, January, page 28
John Good, 2007 Region 9 Soaring Contest, Parowan, Utah, July 1-7, January, page 8
Knut and Ingrid Kjenslie, News at Seminoloe-Lake Gliderport, July, page 9
Gary Fogel, Assistance Needed, April, page 5
Smith, Bernald S. (a.k.a. Bernald Smith, B. Smith, B.S. Smith)
Winch Launching Revisited (2008 Safety Program) [Safety\Launch\Winch], February, page 36
Things to Consider -- ICU (2008 Safety Program) [Safety\Transponders], May, page 41
Transponders Required? (Soaring News) [Equipment\Transponders], June, page 9
RTCA????? (Feature Articles) [Organizations\RTCA; Equipment\ADS-B], July, page 40
Woodworking 101 (2008 Safety Program) [Safety\Performance], September, page 45
Why? (2008 Safety Program) [Safety\Yearly Review], December, page 41
Smith, Todd; with Roderick F. Read, Jr., Todd Schultz, Bob Thompson and Brian Case
Soaring Photo Showcase (Soaring Photo Showcase) [Photography], August, page 44
Soaring
Bob Thompson, Memorable Flights: Soaring Over the Scenic Southwestern Colorado Mountains, May, page 29
Mike Abernathy, Sidebar: Here is my Memory of a Happy Day in September, May, page 34
Ray Conlon, Still Going Strong, June, page 5
Soaring Society of America
Continued Insurability Ensuring the SSA Group Insurance Plan Will Always Work For You, March, page 6
Editor, Matching Challenge Program Announced, April, page 7
Bill Collum, SSA's 2008 Convention, April, page 23
Editor, Special Election Results, March, page 7
Editor, Special Election Results, March, page 7
Editor, Special Election Results, March, page 7
SSA Repays Foundation Loan Early, September, page 9
Phil Umphres, Previous SSA Employee Pleads Guilty, March, page 6
Board of Directors 2008, March, page 8
Region 11 and 12 Directors Resign, April, page 7
Social
Scott Graham, The Perfect End to a Perfect Weekend, June, page 41
Software
Bill Collum, XCSoar - Flight Software Examined, May, page 13
Solo
Kevin Ford, Winter Solos, May, page 44
Pat Brown, Two Houston Solos, May, page 45
Kevin Ford, Winter Solos, May, page 44
Kevin Ford, Winter Solos, May, page 44
Solo, Shenandoah
(Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Rob Chapman; Training\First Solo\Jeanne Pitsenberger], August, page 52
Spielman, Bob; with Neita Montague
From Reno to the Black Rock Desert (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country\Gerlach Dash 2007], July, page 32
Sprague, Duane
An Existing Alternate Tow Plane (Soaring Mail) [Equipment\Tow Plane\Pik 27], September, page 5
Spratt, Charlie, Jr. (a.k.a. Charlie Spratt)
Things I Miss About Soaring (Soaring Mail) [People\Charlie Spratt], November, page 5
Stanley, Pat
New Commercial Glider Operation Opens in Minden (Soaring News) [Sites\Commercial Operators\Minden], July, page 12
Strack, K.J.
Policy Should be Adhered to (Soaring Mail) [Training\Tow], March, page 4
Structures
Bill Collum, Future Tech -- Part 3: Advanced Materials, October, page 14
Support
Mike Westbrook, Calendar Support Juniors in 2009, December, page 11
Tabery, Gena
2007 Region 10 Championships (Feature Articles) [Competitions\Regionals], June, page 24
Team
Mike Westbrook, Calendar Support Juniors in 2009, December, page 11
Technical
Bill Collum, Soaring Tech, February, page 15
Techniques
Eric Rupp, A Run for the Border!, August, page 34
Sergio Colacevich, Alby's Voyage Would you like to fly with an albatross?, September, page 24
Scott Lance, Drama, Disappointment, and Determination in the High Desert, September, page 38
GlidePlan - Take Control of Your Cross-Country Planning, April, page 1
Neita Montague and Bob Spielman, From Reno to the Black Rock Desert, July, page 32
Mike Abernathy and Matthew Murray, Cloud Street: A Soaring Adventure, July, page 34
Alfred Ultsch, Rules of Thumb for Cross-Country Soaring, October, page 32
Thelen, George
Aero Retrieve Gone Wrong (Safety Corner) [Safety\Aero Retrieve], January, page 43
Mountain Flying (Safety Corner) [Safety\Mountain Flying], February, page 45
Formation Flying (Safety Corner) [Safety\Formation], March, page 47
Bob's First Flight of the Year (Safety Corner) [Safety\First Flight], April, page 49
Low Pattern/New Ship (Safety Corner) [Safety\Pattern], May, page 47
The First 4 Minutes of the Flight (Safety Corner) [Training\Takeoff], June, page 47
Back to Basics (Safety Corner) [Safety\Controls], August, page 49
Tempus Fuget (Time Flies) (Safety Corner) [Safety\Proficiency; Maintenance; Equipment], September, page 47
Tow Plane/Glider Mid-Air (Safety Corner) [Safety\Mid-Air], October, page 39
Lack of Oxygen (Safety Corner) [Safety\Oxygen], December, page 47
Thompson, Bob
Memorable Flights: Soaring Over the Scenic Southwestern Colorado Mountains (Feature Articles) [Soaring\Colorado Mountains], May, page 29
Thompson, Bob; with Roderick F. Read, Jr., Todd Schultz, Todd Smith and Brian Case
Soaring Photo Showcase (Soaring Photo Showcase) [Photography], August, page 44
Training
Dave Fairchilds, A Response (to Cindy Brickner), September, page 6
Greg McDonald, I'm Gonna Miss this Place Called Alice, November, page 26
Guy Acheson, Glider Aerobatics, the Cure for Winter Blues, September, page 26
WSPA Announces New Scholarship, February, page 38
Bob Wander, New Book Available, May, page 1
Ivan Manoogian, Successful Solo, April, page 42
Darrel Mullins, CFIG Harry, December, page 44
Kevin Ford, A New CFIG in Illinois, July, page 51
Gary Katz, Louisville Soaring Club/CAP Memebers Travel North to Take Check Rides, March, page 43
Thomas Knauff, Why Checklists?, March, page 20
Gary Katz, Completes Checkride, February, page 39
John Earlywine, Checkride Completed, October, page 46
Windless Checkride, February, page 40
Jay McDaniel, Completed Checkride, February, page 40
Larry Tuohino, OCSA Produces Two New Glider Pilots, February, page 41
Larry Tuohino, OCSA Produces Two New Glider Pilots, February, page 41
Dave White, Buckets 'o Fun, November, page 48
Todd Baldwin, Twenty Year Dream, August, page 9
John Sheble, First Solo, April, page 42
Chuck Coyne, May, page 4
Mary Anne Doolittle Byrne, First Flight, October, page 47
Adam Reinhart makes first solo, March, page 44
Cynthia Pearson, First Solo, January, page 46
Brain Collins, Soloing: A Team Effort Always!, February, page 39
Jeanne Pitsenberger, Solo in a 2-33, December, page 45
Bob Rippstein, Congratulations to Gene DeLongis, March, page 44
Shenandoah Solo, August, page 52
Scott Fletcher, One Day, Two Solos, July, page 51
Bob Rippstein, Wet Sweater Solo, July, page 50
Phil Jones, Four Soar Solo in Kuztown, November, page 47
Bob Hudson, First Solo in Albuquerque, January, page 46
David Britton, C.A.P. Solo, November, page 47
Fred Blair, Two Solos in Texas, August, page 52
Gary Garavaglia, First Solo via PSS, July, page 50
Gary Naber, Off to the Air Force, November, page 47
Scott Graham, The Perfect End to a Perfect Weekend, June, page 41
Shenandoah Solo, August, page 52
Scott Graham, Newest Pilot in Command, January, page 46
Fred Blair, Two Solos in Texas, August, page 52
Tom Albrecht, Nutmeg Encampment, October, page 46
Dan Vanada, Solo in Colorado, March, page 43
D.J. Harms, Solo in a 2-22, November, page 48
John Larson, Another Texas Soaking, July, page 50
Bob Hudson, First Solo, March, page 43
Dave Pontius, New Illini Glider Club Flight Instructor, November, page 48
Tom Albrecht, A Long Time for Len, December, page 45
Raul Blacksten, Well, I Swan!, August, page 25
Gene Hammond, Ground Launching, A New Idea?, June, page 43
Paul Quinn, Listen to Your Instructors, January, page 2
Fred Woll, Cindy Benson celebrates Commercial License, March, page 44
Janie Farr, Never Give Up, March, page 43
Caprock Soaring Club Commercial Licenses, March, page 44
Bob Rippstein, Private Pilot Glider Exam Completed, March, page 43
Dave Rigney, Licensed at Sixteen, August, page 52
Gary Katz, First Certified Light Sport Pilot in Louisville, February, page 40
Chuck O'Mahony, My Introduction to Gliding, August, page 52
Pat McGrath, Milestone Memories, August, page 53
Rusty Lowry, Use of Glider in Military Test Pilot Training, June, page 33
Barry Muhlenberg, A Proud Father, July, page 10
John Joss, Military Test-Pilot Training, August, page 5
Marc Weniger, Landing Out - A Multi Aircraft Perspective, February, page 32
Ivan Manoogian, First Solo, April, page 42
Dave Rigney, Robyn Draughn - Private Pilot, Glider, July, page 50
Texas Upgrade, July, page 50
C.P. (Bud) Lathrop, Rite of Passage, June, page 41
Fred Looft, New Private Pilots, October, page 46
Paul R. Schneider, Flying Doctor, October, page 46
Mike Graves, From Tow Pilot to Glider Pilot, January, page 47
Bob Rippstein, Dan and Daughter get Rated, November, page 47
E. Ritts, One Day and Four Check Rides, November, page 48
Chuck Coyne, June, page 4
John DeRosa, SOARING and Glider Rides, May, page 6
S.M. Liebling, Sisters Soar High in Houston, May, page 44
Chuck Coyne, September, page 4
John Whitney, New Solo Pilot, January, page 47
Charles Waldo, Three Family Solos in a Day, October, page 47
George Thelen, The First 4 Minutes of the Flight, June, page 47
Scott Graham, A Little Wind Didn't Phase Him, April, page 42
K.J. Strack, Policy Should be Adhered to, March, page 4
John Farris, Tow Pilot Checkout Procedure Available, October, page 7
Frauke Elber, Let George Do It - And He Did!, February, page 39
Another Eagle's Nest Teen Solo, December, page 44
D.J. Harris, Solo at Fourteen, July, page 52
Rand Baldwin, Solo 15-Year-Old in Alabama, October, page 46
Dave Rigney, NFSS Member Solos at 14, December, page 44
Sarah Kelly, Fourth Generation Pilot, December, page 44
George O'Leary, Private Pilot at 16, December, page 45
Transponders
Frauke Elber, Assorted News and Notes, May, page 12
Tuohino, Larry
OCSA Produces Two New Glider Pilots (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Checkride\Tony Davis; Training\Checkride\Sam Brown], February, page 41
Ultsch, Alfred
Rules of Thumb for Cross-Country Soaring (Feature Articles) [Techniques\Cross-Country Soaring], October, page 32
Umphres, Phil
IRS Penalties Against the SSA Waived (Soaring News) [Management\Financial], February, page 6
Previous SSA Employee Pleads Guilty (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America\Management], March, page 6
Consent Order Extered in Lawsuit Against Sellers of "1-800-Skyride" Gift Certificates (Soaring News) [Legal\Lawsuit], November, page 8
Vanada, Dan
Solo in Colorado (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Youth\Aaron Vanada], March, page 43
Verret, Dave
Flying with a Good Friend (Why We Fly) [Philosophy], November, page 36
Viblen, Steve
Reply to June Cover Questioned (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Cover], August, page 5
Vilden, Steve
Ryan Vilden flying a Discus in Germantown, TN (Covers) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Discus A], June, cover
Voorhees, Harlow
Cascading Problems (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Safety], December, page 5
Waldo, Charles
Three Family Solos in a Day (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Jim, Chuck Jr., Chuck Sr. Waldo], October, page 47
Wander, Bob
Recurrent Training (Soaring Safety Foundation) [Safety\First Flight Program], January, page 41
New Book Available (First Look) [Training\Book], May, page 1
Waves
Frauke Elber, Miscellaneous Club Happenings, December, page 17
Weitzel, Holger
Coming to America (Soaring Mail) [Sites], June, page 7
Wells, Phyllis
2008 WSPA Scholarship Winners (Soaring News) [Assocations\Scholarships], September, page 13
Weniger, Marc
Landing Out - A Multi Aircraft Perspective (Feature Articles) [Training\Outlandings], February, page 32
Westbrook, Mike
Calendar Support Juniors in 2009 (Soaring News) [Team\Junior; Support], December, page 11
Whipple, Ron
Transponder Troubles (Soaring Mail) [Equipment\Transponders], July, page 5
White, David (a.k.a. Dave White)
Buckets 'o Fun (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial License\Britt Thurman\Jordan Schultz], November, page 48
White, Ty
Air Sailing Sports Class Regionals 2008 (Soaring News) [Competitions\Regionals\Air Sailing], November, page 7
Whitney, John
New Solo Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Dave Charbonneau], January, page 47
Willat, Garret
2008 Region 12 Contest (Soaring News) [Competitions\Regionals], October, page 7
Wolfe, Gale
Pilot John "Corky" Gill (Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\Schempp-Hirth\Discus 2CT], June, pages 30,31
Woll, Fred
Cindy Benson celebrates Commercial License (Soaring Milestones) [Training\License\Cindy Benson], March, page 44
Woods, Bob
Comment on Safety Corner (Soaring Mail) [Safety\Airplane wake], January, page 2
Woods, Christopher (a.k.a. Chris Woods)
Perpetual Flying Weather (Feature Articles) [Competitions\15-Meter and Open Class Nationals; Sites\Hobbs, NM], January, page 32
Woodward, Ralph
Centerfold Sailplane ID (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Glider Gallery], September, page 7
Yama, Yasuhiro
Lilienthal Glide 2007 (Covers) [Sailplanes\Antares], February, cover
Lilienthal Glide 2007 (Glider Gallery) [Sailplanes\Schleicher\ASH-25], July, pages 30,31
SSA Foundation, U.S. Team Committee agree on Roberson/Woods Trust funding for Year 2006 (Soaring News) [Competitions\US Team\Funding; Robertson Trust], January, page 4
U.S. Teams Chosen for 2008 World Gliding Competitions (Soaring News) [Competitions\US Team], January, page 4
Dick Butler inducted into the Alabama Aviation Hall of Fame (Soaring News) [Awards\Honors; People\Dick Butler], January, page 9
The 2008 SSA Convention [Conventions\Schedule], January, page 14
2007 Regional and National Contest Winners (Feature Articles) [Competitions\Regional and National Champions], January, page 21
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund [Contributions\Soaring Society of America], January, page 24
Soaring Calendar [Calendar], January, page 49
Current Developments from Stemme (First Look) [Sailplanes\Stemme], February, page 1
Our Department Contributors [Magazine\SOARING], February, page 3
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund [Contributions\Soaring Society of America], February, page 10
WSPA Announces New Scholarship [Training\Awards; Affiliates & Divisions\WSPA], February, page 38
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Bob Judson; Obituaries\William Wentz; Obituaries\Jack Knoodle; Obituaries\Robert Burt; Obituaries\Jerry Daugher; Obituaries\James Debrey; Obituaries\John Rogers; Obituaries\Robert Clack], February, page 40
Owner of the Original Glider Rides Named Member of Pacific Air Forces' Civilian Advisory Council (Soaring Milestones) [Organizations\Civilian Advisory Council], February, page 40
Windless Checkride (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Checkride\Karl Parsons], February, page 40
Soaring Calendar [Calendar], February, page 48
Our Department Contributors [Magazine\Soaring], March, page 3
Continued Insurability Ensuring the SSA Group Insurance Plan Will Always Work For You (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America\Benefits\Insurance], March, page 6
SSA Appoints New SOARING Magazine Editor (Soaring News) [Magazine\Soaring; People\Chuck Coyne], March, page 7
Board of Directors 2008 [Soaring Society of America\Management], March, page 8
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund [Contributions\Soaring Society of America], March, page 10
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], March, page 39
Adam Reinhart makes first solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Adam Reinhart], March, page 44
Caprock Soaring Club Commercial Licenses (Soaring Milestones) [Training\License\Lyndol Askew\Bryan Rose], March, page 44
GlidePlan - Take Control of Your Cross-Country Planning (First Look) [Techniques\Cross-Country\Computer program], April, page 1
Our Department Contributors [Magazine\SOARING], April, page 3
2008 Flight Instructor of the Year (Soaring News) [Awards\Instructors], April, page 7
Region 11 and 12 Directors Resign (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America\Management], April, page 7
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund [Contributions\Soaring Society of America], April, page 8
The 2007 SSA Annual Awards (Feature Articles) [Awards\Annual], April, page 17
(Final Glide) [Obituaries\Francis Bundy; Obituaries\Daniel Hightower; Obituaries\Peter Beaty; Obituaries\Gerald Whittemore; Obituaries\Arnold Fountain; Obituaries\Mark Burns; Obituaries\Bill Hearst; Obituaries\Edward Oliver; Obituaries\Thomas Weston; Obituaries\Robert Gilhooly; Obituaries\Stephen Chris; Obituaries\James Russell Perkins], April, page 42
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], April, page 46
Our Department Contributors [Magazine\SOARING], May, page 3
An SSA Alert (Soaring News) [Safety\NTSB], May, page 8
The United States Soaring Hall of Fame (Soaring News) [Awards\Hall of Fame\Nominations], May, page 8
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund [Contributions\Soaring Society of America], May, page 10
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], May, page 39
(Final Glide) [Obituaries\Chuck Whitchurch; Obituaries\T.P. Ferrato; Obituaries\Michael Baker; Obituaries\James L. Debrey; Obituaries\L. Gordon Hicks; Obituaries\Harry Hughes; Obituaries\K.L. Dixon; Obituaries\George Harper; Obituaries\Robert Schenbeck; Obituaries\Charles Burnett; Obituaries\Charles VanBreeman], May, page 45
Our Department Contributors [Magazine\SOARING], June, page 3
Women Soaring Society's 2008 Seminar (Soaring News) [Seminars\Women], June, page 9
SSA Display at EAA Oshkosh (Soaring News) [Displays\Oshkosh], June, page 15
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund [Contributions\Soaring Society of America], June, page 16
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], June, page 45
Our Department Contributors [Magazine\SOARING], July, page 3
Anti-Mold Mask and Cannula Storage Case (Soaring News) [Equipment\Oxygen Mask Storage], July, page 11
First Look (Soaring News) [Equipment\Battery Charger], July, page 11
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund [Contributions\SSA], July, page 14
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], July, page 49
Texas Upgrade (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private add on\John Craparo], July, page 50
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Estelle MacKenzie; Obituaries\Woodbridge Brown; Obituaries\John Prodan; Obituaries\Marion Smith; Obituaries\Karl Hamner; Obituaries\Jack Howey; Obituaries\Ernest Williams], July, page 52
Our Department Contributors [Magazine\Soaring], August, page 3
Generous Support Received for the Annual Eagle Fund [Contributions\SSA], August, page 11
Chairman's Challenge Nets $50,000+ (Soaring News) [Contributions\Dianne Black-Nixon], August, page 13
SSA Member Authors a Novella (Soaring News) [Literature\Dan Matzke], August, page 13
U.S. Team/Clear Nav Raffle Winner! (Soaring News) [Competitions\World Team\Prize], August, page 13
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], August, page 46
Our Department Contributors [Magazine\Soaring], September, page 3
Insurance Addendum (Soaring Mail) [Insurance; Proficiency], September, page 6
In Memoriam Richard H. ("Dick") Johnson (Soaring News) [Obituaries\Richard Johnson], September, page 9
SSA Repays Foundation Loan Early (Soaring News) [Soaring Society of America\finances], September, page 9
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Richard Johnson; Obituaries\Albert Uster; Obituaries\Ed Johnson; Obituaries\Dave Wiley; Obituaries\Robert Hausner; Obituaries\Charlie Bangert; Obituaries\Robert Johnson; Obituaries\Jack Perine; Obituaries\John Piechota; Obituaries\Nils Kade; Obituaries\Richard Case], September, page 52
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], September, page 53
Our Department Contributors [Magazine\Soaring], October, page 3
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Claude Leibensberger; Obituaries\Shigeyuki Honda; Obituaries\Allen Messer; Obituaries\Walter Gleason; Obituaries\Stanislaus Wolczak; Obituaries\Rick Weldon; Obituaries\Bernard Rischke; Obituaries\Donald Santee], October, page 48
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], October, page 52
2009 Eagle Fund - Your Donation Will Help Improve the SSA [Contributions\Eagle Fund], November, page 38
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], November, page 52
American Pilot Wins OLC World Championship (Soaring News) [Competitions\OLC; Champion], December, page 9
Trophy Design for 18-Meter Class Sought (Soaring News) [Awards\18-Meter Class], December, page 10
New Tennessee State Record Keepter (Soaring News) [Management\Record Keeper], December, page 11
2008 Regional and National Contest Winners (Feature Articles) [Competitions\Champions], December, page 20
Another Eagle's Nest Teen Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Claire Johnson], December, page 44
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Philip Entz; Obituaries\Clyde Cotterell; Obituaries\Bernard Rischke; Obituaries\Charles Hudson; Obituaries\William Valencheck], December, page 45
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], December, page 52
Youth
Frauke Elber, Youth in Soaring, August, page 16
Frauke Elber, Youth in Soaring, August, page 16
Frauke Elber, Youth in Soaring, August, page 16
Frauke Elber, Youth in Soaring, August, page 16
Frauke Elber, Youth in Soaring, August, page 16
Frauke Elber, Youth in Soaring, August, page 16


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