Soaring Magazine Index for 2012 organized by Subject and Author

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

A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, R, S, T, U, V, W, Y, Z, None
AMA
"1:1 Scale" Glider Displayed at AMA Convention, March, page 8
Aircraft
Bill Collum, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, June, page 12
Airline
Bill Collum, The Sailplane Airliner, July, page 15
Airports
Chuck Coyne, Send Lawyers, Guns and Money, January, page 3
Alexander, Jaime
Mike Boska Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Mike Boska], February, page 49
Paul Ambrose Adds a Commercial Glider Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Paul Ambrose], February, page 49
Alexandrescu, Andreea
Let's Go Gliding (Soaring Mail) [Promotion\Food tasting\Sun N Fun\Events], July, page 6
Anderson, Colln
Blue Ridge Soaring's Rollanden-Schneider LS-6B in action (Covers) [Sailplane\Rolladen-Schneider LS-6B], November, cover
Anisman, Noy
Soar Truckee Private Pilot Check Ride (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Anders Edwards], October, page 50
Annear, Spencer
Library Gift Subscriptions (Soaring Mail) [Awards\Scholarships], September, page 3
Anonymous
SBR Soaring Before Radios (Soaring Short Stories) [Cross-Country\Equipment], December, page 24
Armbruster, Dave
Participating (Soaring Mail) [Contests\Participation\Follow-up], August, page 4
Augustin, Marc
On Tow Towing at the 2012 World's Gliding Championships (Feature Article) [Competition\World\Towing], October, page 24
Authors
Help Wanted, March, page 6
Awards
Professional Woman Pilot of the Year, July, page 13
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, January, page 48
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, February, page 43
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, March, page 47
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, April, page 48
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, May, page 47
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, June, page 50
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, July, page 50
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, August, page 50
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, September, page 49
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, October, page 46
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, November, page 44
Rollin Hasness, Badges & Records, December, page 42
Jim Short and Simine Short, A Special Thank You, April, page 6
The Kolstad Century Badge Awards, July, page 13
OLC Plaque for Region 5, July, page 10
Spencer Annear, Library Gift Subscriptions, September, page 3
Bard, Roger
Contest Contrasts (Soaring Mail) [Competition\History\Participation], September, page 3
Biter, Cleon
Solo at Fourteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Brooks Dickerson], March, page 51
Bjork, Tom
Crop Circle Mystery Explained (Soaring Mail) [Wave; Landing\Crops], February, page 4
Black-Nixon, C. Dianne (a.k.a. Dianne Black Nixon, Dianne Black-Nixon, C. Dianne Black Nixon)
George Who? (Soaring Short Stories) [Crewing], December, page 25
Triumph Over Adversity (Soaring Short Stories) [Crewing], December, page 25
Blacksten, Raul
Zanonia (Clio's Wings) [History\Sailplanes\Zanonia], January, page 60
Glides Somewhat Less Probable (Clio's Wings) [History], February, page 60
Slingsby (Clio's Wings) [History], March, page 60
WW II Glider Operations (Clio's Wings) [History\WW II], April, page 60
Alianti Italiani (Clio's Wings) [History\Italy], May, page 60
The Arvin Meets (Clio's Wings) [History\Arvin], June, page 60
Early Soaring in Japan (Clio's Wings) [History\Japan], July, page 55
This Month's Topic: Richard C. duPont (Clio's Wings) [History\People\Richard duPont], August, page 60
This Month's Topic: Old Glass (Clio's Wings) [History\Sailplanes], September, page 60
This Month's Topic: EoN (Clio's Wings) [History\Manufacturer\Elliotts of Newbury], October, page 60
To the SSA Membership (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Clio's Wings], November, page 7
Homebuilt Sailplanes (Clio's Wings) [History\Homebuilt], November, page 60
Women Soaring Pilots (Clio's Wings) [History\Women], December, page 60
Blair, Fred
Two New Private Ratings at Greater Houston Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Adrian Richter\Sam McDowell], June, page 54
Boerner, Raul
Winter Solo at Black Forest Soaring Society (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Mark Johnson], March, page 53
Boettger, Gordon (a.k.a. Gordon "Gordo" Boettger)
Scenes of various wave clouds (Photo Showcase) [Clouds\Lenticular\Cap\Roll], January, pages 30,31
Transponder Advice (Soaring Mail) [Equipment\Transponders; Safety\Procedures], April, page 6
Bond, James
She's Soloed at 14 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Alexandra Bond], December, page 49
Branum, Don
Air Force Cadets Soar to Record Gliding Season (Soaring News) [Students\Military], March, page 8
Britton, David
Happy Cadet (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Nikos Styles], January, page 52
Buker, Terry
Safety First (Soaring Mail) [Safety\Reminders], August, page 4
Burkhart Grob G-103A TWIN II ACRO
Rafael Soldan, Unusual Attitudes, April, pages 40,41
Bush, Lane
Busy Badge Weekends (Soaring Milestones) [Training\A, B, C Badges\Daryl Hickman], July, page 54
Chris Rudd Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Chris Rudd], July, page 54
Byard, Jeff
IVSM 2012 Elmira's International Vintage Sailplane Meet (Soaring Mail) [Gatherings\International; Vintage], May, page 7
CAP
CAP Celebrates 70 Years of Service, January, page 8
CGI-G
New CFI-G for PGC, April, page 54
Calendar
Contests and Special Events, January, page 46
Contests and Special Events, February, page 41
Contests and Special Events, March, page 48
Contests and Special Events, April, page 49
Contests and Special Events, May, page 48
Contests and Special Events, June, page 52
Contests and Special Events, July, page 52
Contests and Special Events, August, page 48
Contests and Special Events, September, page 48
Contests and Special Events, October, page 48
Contests and Special Events, November, page 46
Contests and Special Events, December, page 47
Campers
Mitch Polinsky, Truck-Mounted Campers - An Ideal Soaring Solution, February, page 24
Camps
Fifth Annual Sequatchie Ridge Badge and Record Camp, Jasper, TN, December, page 6
Carlson, Mike
Silly Season Logic Error? (Soaring Mail) [Safety\Accident timing], November, page 4
Carlson, Richard (a.k.a. Rich Carlson)
Report and Recommendations (2012 Safety Program) [Safety\Fatalities\Insurance Claims], April, page 9
The New Silly Season (2012 Safety Program) [Safety\Proficiency], September, page 8
Carpenter, Dave
Aero Solo Club Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Greg Kester], February, page 50
Carraway, Rich
A New Private Pilot at Caesar Creek (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Rik Ghai], January, page 54
A Big Day at Caesar Creek (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Adam Wilson], August, page 54
Carton, Dave
CFI-G Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFI-G\Jerry Smith], July, page 55
New Private Pilot Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Colin Skinner], November, page 49
New Pilot in Vermont (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Colin Skinner], December, page 48
Certificate
Gary Phillips, Third Class Medical Crisis, May, page 4
Clark, Robin
Ray Galloway Retires From Racing Scene (Soaring News) [People\Ray Galloway], July, page 10
Cleveland, David
Three-Way Flier (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Russell O'Brien], September, page 54
Salt Lake City Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Stuart Gleason], October, page 49
Add-On Rating Achieved (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Cory Anderson], November, page 52
Clouds
Bob Thompson, PyroCumulus, July, page 21
Gordon Boettger, Scenes of various wave clouds, January, pages 30,31
Club News
Rafael Soldan, Non-U.S. Citizen glider ownership, April, page 7
Clubs
Frauke Elber, June, page 39
Frauke Elber, Life in a Glider Club, September, page 39
Frauke Elber, 50 years of Blue Ridge Soaring Society, November, page 38
Frauke Elber, February, page 44
Frauke Elber, March, page 45
Frauke Elber, Good Places to Fly, December, page 37
Jim Kellet, The Virginia Soaring Association, June, page 37
Frauke Elber, Youth Activities at York Soaring Association, April, page 42
Frauke Elber, How to Attract Young People, January, page 43
Frauke Elber, ChicagoLand Youth Grand | What Soaring Means to ME (Megan Hart), May, page 43
Frauke Elber, August, page 39
Cochrane, John H. (a.k.a. John Cochrane)
Got altitude? Safety Glides (Feature Article) [Safety\Glides\MacCready], April, page 32
Participation & Nationals (Feature Article) [Competition\National], June, page 32
SF Bay Photos (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Photography\San Francisco Bay], December, page 4
Cochrane, John H. (a.k.a. John Cochrane); with Hank Nixon
Reply to Participating (Soaring Mail) [Contests\Participation\Follow-up], August, page 6
Collum, Bill
Letters - Design, Shuttle, Lifting Bodies,Wings, Insurance (Soaring Tech) [Technology\Letters\History], January, page 11
GPS - Part 1 (Soaring Tech) [Technology\Equipment\GPS], March, page 14
GPS - Part 2 (Soaring Tech) [Technology\Equipment\GPS], April, page 12
ADS-B (Soaring Tech) [Equipment\Instrumentation], May, page 9
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Soaring Tech) [Aircraft\UAV], June, page 12
The Sailplane Airliner (Soaring Tech) [Airline\Boeing 787], July, page 15
Transponders (Soaring Tech) [Equipment\Transponders], August, page 10
Maintenance Tracking (Part 1) (Soaring Tech) [Maintenance\Records], September, page 9
Maintenance Tracking (Part 2) (Soaring Tech) [Maintenance\Records], October, page 8
Gifts and Gadgets (Soaring Tech) [Gifts\Soaring], December, page 12
Commercial
No Thanksgiving Turkeys at BFSS, February, page 52
Boom Powell, Four Newly Licensed Pilots, May, page 54
Matt Stephens, Two New Ratings at Arizona Soaring, June, page 54
Competency
John Williams, Military Competency Instructor Exam, March, page 4
Competition
Windward Performance DuckHawk Wins 15-Meter Nationals, July, page 8
Karl Striedieck, The 2012 National 15-Meter Championship, July, page 26
Roger Bard, Contest Contrasts, September, page 3
Elke Fuglsang-Petersen, IGC-OLC-League World-League Total 2012, December, page 9
John Cochrane, Participation & Nationals, June, page 32
Bill Daniels, OLC Adds Excitement to Soaring, May, page 2
OLC Smiley Faces, May, page 7
OLC Champion 2012 - U.S. Pilots and Clubs are World-Beating, December, page 8
U.S. Speed-OLC Champion, December, page 9
OLC World Champion, December, page 9
U.S. OLC-Plus Champion, December, page 8
Bob Reuter, A Soaring Contest First, August, page 8
Glen Holden, Action on the Grid at 2012 Region 5 North Contest, July, cover
Marianne Guerin and Tim Gardner, The 2012 Air Sailing Sorts Class Contest, December, page 19
Manfred Franke, 2009 Region 6 North at Ionia, MI, December, cover
Leigh Zimmerman, 2012 Region 5 North Contest Perry, South Carolina, July, page 32
Speed-OLC World Champion, December, page 9
U.S. OLC-Plus Club Statistics, December, page 9
Dan Gudgel, A Contest Meteorologist's Day at the 2012 World Gliding Contest, October, page 16
Dennis Linnekin, Team Flying at the 2012 World Gliding Championships, October, page 26
Marc Augustin, On Tow Towing at the 2012 World's Gliding Championships, October, page 24
Gena Tabery, The 2012 World Gliding Championship Why Uvalde? Why, Indeed!, May, page 35
Al Tyler, 32nd World Gliding Championships, Uvalde, Texas, June, page 2
Al Tyler, The SSA Welcomes the World, August, page 2
Paul Remde, Grid at World Gliding Championship in Uvalde, September, cover
Paul Remde, Dick Butler's Concordia 2012 World Gliding Championships Uvalde, TX, September, pages 30,31
Gena Tabery, WGC 2012 Uvalde Legendar/Legend Air, September, page 22
32nd FAI world Gliding Championship Update, April, page 8
Competitions
Dave Nadler, 2011 USA 18-Meter Class Nationals at Hobbs, New Mexico, March, page 32
U.S. Rules Committee Policy Updates, April, page 8
Robert Dunning, Region 2 North, January, page 21
Standard Class Nationals Limited Handicap Waiver, April, page 8
Compton, Burt
A New Signpost at Marfa (Soaring News) [Memorabilia\Sign\Marfa], June, page 9
Soaring Safety Foundation Trustee (2012 Safety Program) [Operations\Aero Towing], October, page 14
Condon, Tony; with Bob Whelan
Too Much Fun (Feature Article) [Gatherings\Camps\Cross-Country], February, page 20
Conte, Tom
UAV Aircraft and Airspace Concerns Shared (Soaring Mail) [UAV\Maintenance\Hi-jack], August, page 6
Contest
Pumpkins Away, February, page 9
Contests
Dave Armbruster, Participating, August, page 4
Hank Nixon and John Cochrane, Reply to Participating, August, page 6
Contributions
OLC Smiley Faces, May, page 7
February, page 36
March, page 26
April, page 25
May, page 42
July, page 35
August, page 38
October, page 36
Al Tyler, The 2013 Eagle Fund Campaign, November, page 2
November, page 35
December, page 44
WSPA Board of Directors, Contribute to the "Sarah Fund", March, page 8
Conventions
Al Tyler, SSA Convention — Reno, January, page 2
Chuck Coyne, Convention, Safety, Let's Go Gliding, March, page 3
"1:1 Scale" Glider Displayed at AMA Convention, March, page 8
Cook, Bob
Wurtsboro Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Glider Solo\Doug Butler], January, page 51
He's Back in a Big Way (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\CFIG\Dave Rosenblum], February, page 50
Dino Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Dino Valaoritis], February, page 52
Solo at 15 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Antonia Lovjen], June, page 55
Cook, Charles
A Piedmont Solo at Fourteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Reece Cocrane], March, page 51
Coon, Doug, Sr.
Elliot Queale Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Elliot Queale], January, page 53
Corbert, Paul
Joey's Checkride (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Joey Schoolcraft], May, page 54
Corbett, Paul
Solo at Fifteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Joey Schoolcraft], February, page 48
Successful Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\David Senecal], February, page 48
Heidi Stoeppler Solos at Skylark North (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Heidi Stoeppler], March, page 51
New Glider Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Glider rating\Robert Wade], August, page 52
New Private Pilot at Skylark North (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Heidi Stoeppler], August, page 55
Commercial Rating Received (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Geoff Marshall], September, page 52
Another Private Rating Reached at Skylark North (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Blendon Walker], September, page 53
First Solo, Sam Range (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Sam Range], October, page 50
Billy Thalheimer's Solo Flight (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Billy Thalheimer], October, page 54
Private Glider Check Ride Passed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Sam Range], November, page 54
Corbin, Bill
14-Year-Old Solo Glider Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Lee Slinger], July, page 55
Correction
Correction, March, page 6
Corrections
Course Corrections, April, page 7
Coyne, Chuck
Send Lawyers, Guns and Money (Flight Lines) [Airports\Hemet-Ryan], January, page 3
Progress Report BG-12/16 (Flight Lines) [Sailplanes\BG-12/16; Restoration], February, page 3
Dave Nadler drops water during 2011 18-Meter Nationals, Hobbs, NM (Covers) [Sailplanes\Antares 20E-18\Competition], March, cover
Convention, Safety, Let's Go Gliding (Flight Lines) [Conventions; Promotion], March, page 3
ASG-29-18, Hobbs, New Mexico (Centerfold) [Sailplanes\ASG-29-18], March, pages 30,31
Chutes - from childhood to adult - repack, egress, etc (Flight Lines) [Safety\Equipment\Parachutes], April, page 3
Happy Anniversary (Flight Lines) [SSA\Anniversary], May, page 3
Reno's a Big Hit Once Again (Feature Article) [Gatherings\Convention\Reno], May, page 29
A Prue Story (Flight Lines) [Sailplane\Prue Super Standard T], June, page 4
Land Out Accident Video Documentation (Flight Lines) [Safety\Accident Documentation], July, page 4
(Flight Lines) [Training\BGR\Situational Awareness], August, page 3
First Flight (Flight Lines) [Sailplane\Prue Super Standard "T"], September, page 2
Various Varios (Flight Lines) [Instruments\Variometer], October, page 4
Painful Prue Flights (Flight Lines) [Sailplane\Prue Super Standard], November, page 3
Prue Projects (Flight Lines) [Sailplanes\Prue; Winter Work], December, page 3
Coyne, Chuck; with Pete Rendek, Jeff Duhaime and Glenn Holden
(Photo Showcase) [Sailplanes; Towplane], February, pages 33,34
Cramer, Warren
"Old Guy" is New Pilot! (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Steve Bartlett], April, page 54
New Soaring Convert! (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Carlos Berl], April, page 54
No Longer Afraid of Flying (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Denis Muradov], May, page 51
Airplane Pilot Learns to Soar (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Dan Poccia], May, page 53
Crawford, Elliot
A New Private Pilot at Mile High (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Kate Kennedy], July, page 54
Crewing
Joann Hartley Shaw, Forty-Four Years Crewing Experience and Counting, December, page 23
Dianne Black-Nixon, Triumph Over Adversity, December, page 25
Dianne Black-Nixon, George Who?, December, page 25
Croce, Jim
New Solo at Wabash Valley (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Christian Wilhite], February, page 54
Cross-Country
Rolf Schulze, The Oldest, but not Boldest Tag Team, December, page 27
Tony Davis, My First Outlanding, December, page 26
Anonymous, SBR Soaring Before Radios, December, page 24
Cross-country
Josh Knerr, Rick Barber returning to Bishop, CA in his ASW-15 GWZ, February, cover
Daniels, Bill
OLC Adds Excitement to Soaring (Front of the Grid) [Competition\OLC], May, page 2
Davis, Tony
My First Outlanding (Soaring Short Stories) [Cross-Country\Crewing], December, page 26
DeRosa, John
Spring Cleaning and Battery Testing (Feature Article) [Maintenance\Batteries], February, page 27
Strokes & Soda (Soaring Mail) [Medical\Strokes], March, page 4
Deane, Peter
Preparation for the Argentina World Championships, January 2013 (Feature Article) [World Competition\Argentina\Preparation], November, page 18
Deck, Jim
Radio Control Model application to UAVs (Soaring Mail) [UAV\Maintenance\Hi-jack], August, page 7
Dehydration
Jim Herd, Water and Salt, July, page 7
Denny, Maxwell
Prescott Soaring Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Elijah Brown], May, page 54
Divisions
Lynda Lee LaBerge, 2012 WSPA Seminar, October, page 29
Donoghue, Jay
Two New Pilots at Atlantic Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Walter Litzenberger\Brendan McAndrew], August, page 54
Private Rating Earned (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Dmitry Mishin], October, page 54
Drescher, Dick
A 15-Year-Old Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Felix Drescher], September, page 51
Driessen, Jan
Solo at Truckee, California (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Blake Sortor], November, page 49
DuCharme, Mark
Selling Soaring; Opportunities Abound (Feature Article) [Promotion], August, page 21
Selling Soaring: Get in the News (Feature Article) [Promotion\Publicity], October, page 18
Who Are You? (Selling Soaring) [Promotion\Soarinng], November, page 10
Duhaime, Jeff; with Pete Rendek, Glenn Holden and Chuck Coyne
(Photo Showcase) [Sailplanes; Towplane], February, pages 33,34
Duke, John
Simulation-based Flight Instruction (Soaring News) [Instruction\Simulation], May, page 4
Dunning, Robert
Region 2 North (Contest Corner) [Competitions\Region 2 North\Wurtsboro], January, page 21
Earlywine, John
Commercial Add-On Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Mike Meister], March, page 51
Solo at Seminole Lake (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Charlie Hunter], May, page 52
Added a Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\David Waymire], July, page 54
Commercial Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Mike Nichols], July, page 54
Solo Time In Central Indiana (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Tim Woenker], September, page 52
Commercial Add-On Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Lou Koelsch], September, page 55
Glider Rating Added (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Richard Smith], December, page 54
New Private Pilot Glider at CISS (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Gardiner Dennis], December, page 54
Tim Woenker, Private Pilot Glider (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Tim Woenker], December, page 54
Elber, Frauke
How to Attract Young People (Club News) [Clubs\Youth], January, page 43
(Club News) [Clubs\Construction\CFIG Camp\Awards], February, page 44
(Club News) [Clubs\Photography\Magazines\Crew], March, page 45
Youth Activities at York Soaring Association (Club News) [Clubs\York Soaring Association], April, page 42
ChicagoLand Youth Grand | What Soaring Means to ME (Megan Hart) (Club News) [Clubs\Youth\ChicagoLand\Megan Hart], May, page 43
Cold Congrats (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Nick Kurland], May, page 52
Two Tidewater Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Shannon Ennis\Jacqueline Justice], May, page 55
(Club News) [Clubs], June, page 39
Youth Glide USA by Jim Herd (Club News) [Youth], July, page 48
(Club News) [Clubs\Youth\Scholarships\Tidewater Soaring], August, page 39
Life in a Glider Club (Club News) [Clubs], September, page 39
Ephrata 2012 Dust Up (Club News) [Training\Learning\Mentoring], October, page 38
50 years of Blue Ridge Soaring Society (Club News) [Clubs], November, page 38
Good Places to Fly (Club News) [Clubs\Sites\Lakeview, OR\Caesar Creek, OH\Tidewater, VA], December, page 37
Scholarship Winner Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Paul Todd], December, page 50
Ellison, Carl
A Super Senior (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Brandon McDowall], October, page 50
Equipment
SeeYou Version 4.2; Pictures Gallery; Instrument Panel, January, page 8
Bill Collum, ADS-B, May, page 9
Eric Greenwell, MGL Avionics V6 Aviation Radio Transceiver, November, page 32
Steve Newfield, Komet Glider Trailers, November, page 7
Transponder Code Assigned for Glider Use, March, page 6
STX 165 Mode C Transponder Available, July, page 13
Bob Spielman, Transponders - All Cross-Country Glider Should have Transponders, November, page 6
Gordon "Gordo" Boettger, Transponder Advice, April, page 6
Bill Collum, Transponders, August, page 10
Transponder Code for Gliders, April, page 8
Torgoen Swiss Professional Pilot Watches, January, page 6
Eric Raymond
Sunseeker Duo Nears Completion, August, page 8
Events
Phil Umphres, Bill Jokerst flies Olympia 11 during Soaring100 Ceremonies, January, cover
Elisabeth Lowry, Soaring100 Enthusiasts Celebrate 100 Years of Soaring Flight, January, page 35
FAA
Technical Drawings Protected, May, page 8
FBO
Holtz Joins SoaringNV, May, page 7
Fish, David
Fact or Parable? (Soaring Mail) [Medical\Cold\Dehydration; Reply by D. H. Johnson], June, page 7
Fisher, Glenn
Solo at Fourteen-years-old (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Bob Marcellari], May, page 54
Flights
Patrick Kelly, Mono Lake Northbound from Yosemite National Park, June, cover
Franke, Manfred
2009 Region 6 North at Ionia, MI (Covers) [Competition\Regional\Ionia], December, cover
Fuel
Mark Varvayanis, Fueled his Concerns, June, page 6
Jim Herd, Piston Aviation Fuel in America, April, page 26
Fuglsang-Petersen, Elke
IGC-OLC-League World-League Total 2012 (Soaring News) [Competition\IGC-OLC-League\Albuqurque Soaring Club], December, page 9
Third Glider Pilot in the Family (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Solo\Jonas Fuglsang-Petersen], December, page 48
Garavglia, Gary
Freshman Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\John Robertson], April, page 52
Gardner, Tim; with Marianne Guerin
The 2012 Air Sailing Sorts Class Contest (Feature Article) [Competition\Region 11\Air Sailing], December, page 19
Garner, James K. (a.k.a. Chip Garner)
First Flight Impressions: Windward Performance DuckHawk (Feature Article) [Sailplane\DuckHawk], August, page 24
Gary
Cold Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Zach Sevison], February, page 54
Gatherings
Tony Condon and Bob Whelan, Too Much Fun, February, page 20
Chuck Coyne, Reno's a Big Hit Once Again, May, page 29
Jeff Byard, IVSM 2012 Elmira's International Vintage Sailplane Meet, May, page 7
Richard Pearl, "Iron Thermal" Eagles Flock to Minden, Nevada, May, page 26
Gifford, Chuck
Loves the April 1-26 Cover (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Cover], July, page 6
Gifts
Bill Collum, Gifts and Gadgets, December, page 12
Gill, Corky
New, Younger Soaring Pilots (Feature Article) [Youth\Promotion; Training\Harris Hill], August, page 36
Gossfeld, Tim
Encouraging Good Choices (Soaring Mail) [Safety\Judgment], July, page 6
Grecco, Joseph
Lucky on the 13th (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Joe Grecco], March, page 52
Greenman, Mark
CAP Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Natalie Budner], January, page 52
Cadet Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Campbell Dollarhyde], January, page 52
CAP Member Gets Private Glider Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Nathan Hutchison], September, page 54
Private Pilot at 16 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Nathan Hutchison], November, page 50
Greenwald, Mike
Bob Higginson flying his ASW-24 over Chicago Glider Club (Covers) [Sailplane\Schleicher\ASW-24; People\Bob Higginson], October, cover
Greenwell, Eric (a.k.a. E. Greenwell)
Pacific Northwest Summer Wave (Feature Article) [Wave\Northwest], March, page 28
MGL Avionics V6 Aviation Radio Transceiver (Feature Article) [Equipment\Radio], November, page 32
Griffin, Todd
DG-300 over South Carolina (Centerfold) [Sailplanes\DG-300], February, pages 30,31
Gudgel, Dan
Mountain Wave Forecasting (Weather to Fly) [Weather\Waves], January, page 18
Mountain Wave Comments (Weather to Fly) [Waves], February, page 16
Mountain Wave Parameters (Weather to Fly) [Weather\Wave], March, page 23
Wind, Convergence, and Shear (Weather to Fly) [Weather\Convergence], April, page 22
Convergence Along a Sea Breeze Front (Weather to Fly) [Soaring\Techniques\Convergence], May, page 20
Terrain Induced Convergence (Weather to Fly) [Weather\Convergence], June, page 24
Terrain-Channeled Convergence (Weather to Fly) [Weather\Convergence], July, page 18
Modified Convergence Lines: The El Mirage Shear Line (Weather to Fly) [Meteorology\Convergence\El Mirage], August, page 18
The Pilot Weather Briefing (Weather to Fly) [Weather\Briefings], September, page 18
A Contest Meteorologist's Day at the 2012 World Gliding Contest (Feature Article) [Competition\World; Meteorology], October, page 16
The "850-250 mb Differential Divergence"Chart (Weather to Fly) [Meteorology\Differential/Divergence], December, page 16
Guerin, Marianne; with Tim Gardner
The 2012 Air Sailing Sorts Class Contest (Feature Article) [Competition\Region 11\Air Sailing], December, page 19
Hanke, Tim
Third Generation Glider Fan (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Fan\Kayla Hanke], January, page 51
Hansen, Poul
A Correction (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\People\Stig Oye], September, page 3
Hanson, Ginny
Keeping it in the Family (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Solo\Colin Fuss], November, page 52
Instructor Rated (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFI-G\John Goodman], December, page 54
Harden, Laurie
Commercial Rating Gained (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Rustin Howard], April, page 55
Booth Receives Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\David Booth], August, page 55
Harte, John
Father and Son Solo Day at Sandhill Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Jakub Simon; Youth\Solo\Nate Simon], June, page 54
Hasness, Rollin
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], January, page 48
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], February, page 43
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], March, page 47
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], April, page 48
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], May, page 47
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], June, page 50
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], July, page 50
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], August, page 50
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], September, page 49
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], October, page 46
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], November, page 44
Badges & Records (SSA and FAI Awards) [Awards\Badges], December, page 42
Hatch, Doug
New Private Pilot at 83 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Robert Mitchell], July, page 55
On Track at Saratoga (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Pam Grandin], August, page 52
Health
Daniel Johnson, The Bad-Years Blimp, September, page 14
Stefan Jaudas, Healthy Soaring, November, page 6
Herd, Jim
Piston Aviation Fuel in America (Feature Article) [Fuel\Motorgliders\Towplanes], April, page 26
Water and Salt (Soaring Mail) [Dehydration\Salt], July, page 7
History
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, January, page 50
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, February, page 47
Raul Blacksten, Glides Somewhat Less Probable, February, page 60
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, March, page 50
Raul Blacksten, Slingsby, March, page 60
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, April, page 51
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, May, page 50
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, June, page 44
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, July, page 47
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, August, page 47
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, September, page 47
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, October, page 34
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, November, page 34
Bertha Ryan, Remembering the Past, December, page 46
Raul Blacksten, The Arvin Meets, June, page 60
Keith Willis, Museum Artifact?, September, page 4
Ken de Russy, Hang Glider History, February, page 6
Raul Blacksten, Homebuilt Sailplanes, November, page 60
Raul Blacksten, Alianti Italiani, May, page 60
Raul Blacksten, Early Soaring in Japan, July, page 55
Raul Blacksten, This Month's Topic: EoN, October, page 60
Raul Blacksten, This Month's Topic: Richard C. duPont, August, page 60
Raul Blacksten, This Month's Topic: Old Glass, September, page 60
Raul Blacksten, Zanonia, January, page 60
Chris Woods, El Mirage An Old Film Student Becomes Nostalgic, July, page 8
Jack Wyman, Warren Eaton's Franklin PS-2, November, page 26
Raul Blacksten, Women Soaring Pilots, December, page 60
Raul Blacksten, WW II Glider Operations, April, page 60
Holden, Glen
Action on the Grid at 2012 Region 5 North Contest (Covers) [Competition\Region 5 North\Perry SC], July, cover
Holden, Glenn
ASG-29 sailplane towed by Super Decathlon (Centerfold) [Launch\Aero tow], July, pages 30,31
Holden, Glenn; with Pete Rendek, Jeff Duhaime and Chuck Coyne
(Photo Showcase) [Sailplanes; Towplane], February, pages 33,34
Honeycutt, Mark
Looking for Assistance (Soaring Mail) [Training\Retention], November, page 6
Instruction
John Duke, Simulation-based Flight Instruction, May, page 4
Instruments
Chuck Coyne, Various Varios, October, page 4
Insurance
Contest Insurance Update, February, page 8
Jaszlics, Ivan
Soaring Boring (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Delivery], July, page 7
Jaudas, Stefan
Healthy Soaring (Soaring Mail) [Health\Weight], November, page 6
Johnson, Daniel L. (a.k.a. Daniel Johnson, Dan Johnson)
How Oxygenation Works (Soaring RX) [Safety\Oxygen], January, page 14
Cognitive Impairment in Pilots (Soaring Rx) [Safety\Medical\Neurological], February, page 12
Isotonic Volume loss (Soaring Rx) [Medical\Cold\Dehydration], March, page 20
What is Judgment? (Soaring Rx) [Medical\Judgment], April, page 16
Why Wear Sunglasses (Soaring RX) [Medical\Eyes\Sunglasses], May, page 15
Does Your Pulse Oximeter Mean What it Says? (Does Your Spouse?) (Soaring RX) [Medical\Oxygen], June, page 18
Fatigue, Exhaustion, and Somnolence (Soaring RX) [Safety\Pilot], July, page 36
Jet Lag and Night Shifts Mae Us Bad Pilots (Soaring RX) [Safety\Sleep], August, page 14
The Bad-Years Blimp (Soaring RX) [Health\Diet\Nutrition\Exercise], September, page 14
Tobogganing on the Invisible Hill (Soaring RX) [Safety\Landings], October, page 10
(Soaring Rx) [Safety\Tail Dolly\Panic], November, page 12
Confabulation: It's About Character (Soaring RX) [Safety\Character], December, page 32
Johnson, Tom
Your Club's Safety Culture (2012 Safety Program) [Safe\Clubs], March, page 10
Where to Fly: Minden, Nevada Soar the Superb Sierra (Feature Article) [Sites\Minden], April, page 38
Paul Spillane Solos at Coastal Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Paul Spillane], May, page 54
The Tape Does Not Lie (2012 Safety Program) [Safety\Glider FBO\Video], August, page 9
New Private Pilot at Coastal Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Sean Connolly], August, page 54
Private Pilot Check Ride Completed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Matt Barnett], August, page 54
Coastal Soaring Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Patrick Douglas], October, page 51
Another First Solo in Pensacola (Soaring Milestones) [Training\youth\First Solo\Kaitlyn Brown], October, page 55
Jones, Phil
Solo at Fifteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Solo\Jacob Levin], January, page 51
Daughter Like Father (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\CAP\Solo\Julia Finestone], February, page 51
Another Glider Guider (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Brian Moor], February, page 52
Solo at Fourteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Jordan Levine], July, page 54
Keck, Bill
A Hairy Story (Soaring Mail) [Safety\Cross-wind Landings], April, page 7
Kellet, James C. (a.k.a. J.C. Kellet, Jim Kellet, Jim C. Kellet, Jim Kellett)
The Virginia Soaring Association (Feature Article) [Clubs\Virginia], June, page 37
Kelly, Patrick
Mono Lake Northbound from Yosemite National Park (Covers) [Flights\Gordon Boettger\Duo Discus\Mono Lake], June, cover
Kiley, Aaron
Condor Tips (Soaring Mail) [Simulation\Condor], January, page 4
Kinne, Rodney D.
New CFI-G For Marshall Soaring Club (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFI-G\Ron Van Houten], March, page 52
Klemperer, Walt
University of El Mirage Clarion Call (Soaring Mail) [Reunion\University of El Mirage], January, page 4
Solo at Bend Oregon (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Don Thuren], March, page 55
Knauff, Thomas (a.k.a. Tom Knauff, T. Knauff)
Preventing Launching Accidents (Feature Article) [Safety\Launching], October, page 20
Knerr, Josh
Rick Barber returning to Bishop, CA in his ASW-15 GWZ (Covers) [Sailplanes\AW-15; Cross-country], February, cover
Kolstad, Ralph E. (a.k.a. Ralph Kolstad)
Civilian use of UAVs (Soaring Mail) [UAV\Maintenance\Hi-jack], August, page 7
Krapes, Dillon
Naval Glider Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Katie Berkey], November, page 52
Krebs, Peter
Sunrise Photo by Dennis Stehilk (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Photo], December, page 4
Kressin, Ken
Soloed and Soaked (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Kenny Kressin], February, page 50
Kunz, Andy
Solo at 14-Years Old (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Solo\Lena Kunz], November, page 48
LaBerge, Lynda Lee
2012 WSPA Seminar (Feature Article) [Divisions\WSPA\Seminar], October, page 29
LaBerge, Phillip (a.k.a. Philip LaBerge)
Wayne Hutchens Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Wayne Hutchens], March, page 54
Another Glider Pilot in the Pipeline! (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\"B" Badge\Jeffrey Hepburn], June, page 54
LaSor, Fred
Speaking of Wave: Thoughts on Nature's Elevator (Feature Article) [Soaring\Waves], January, page 28
Landing
Tom Bjork, Crop Circle Mystery Explained, February, page 4
Latson, John
Soaring Youth in Texas (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Kyle Summers], October, page 49
Launch
Glenn Holden, ASG-29 sailplane towed by Super Decathlon, July, pages 30,31
Launching
Dennis Stehlik, ASK 21/Piper Pawnee Windy City Soaring Association, October, pages 30,31
Leflingwell, Chuck Coyne,Robert Talarczyk,Robb Hohmann, Rick
Dust Devils, Sky Designs, Flight, Long Day (Photo Showcase) [Photography\Soaring Scenes], July, pages 40, 41
Leslie, Gregg
Commercial Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Joe Manna], July, page 54
Linnekin, Dennis
Team Flying at the 2012 World Gliding Championships (Feature Article) [Competition\World\Team Flying], October, page 26
Literature
Paul Remde, Book Review: Locomotive to Aeromotive — Octave Chanute and the Transportation Revolution by Simine Short, January, page 6
Livingston, John
A Dr. Dan Fan (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Soaring RX], August, page 4
Lott, Brian K. (a.k.a. Brian Lott)
Virtual Visit (Soaring Mail) [Promotion\Education\DVD], April, page 7
Lowry, Elisabeth
Soaring100 Enthusiasts Celebrate 100 Years of Soaring Flight (Feature Article) [Events\Soaring100], January, page 35
MacKenzie, David A. (a.k.a. David MacKenzie)
A New Club's First (Soaring Milestones) [Training\A & B Badges\Greg Delp], September, page 54
Mack, Jeffrey
Windy City Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Dave Galowich], July, page 54
Mackin, Christian
ASW-27s at California City, California (Centerfold) [Sailplane\ASW-27; Sites\California City], August, pages 30,31
Magazine
Chad Wille, A Modest Proposal, February, page 4
Branko Stojkovic, Debating Deviations, February, page 4
Raul Blacksten, To the SSA Membership, November, page 7
Marty Rezmer, 2012 World Gliding Championships Coverage, December, page 4
Will Martin, Not So Much a Fan, November, page 6
Chuck Gifford, Loves the April 1-26 Cover, July, page 6
Ivan Jaszlics, Soaring Boring, July, page 7
Andy McBee, Digital Magazine Fan, December, page 4
Poul Hansen, A Correction, September, page 3
Peter Krebs, Sunrise Photo by Dennis Stehilk, December, page 4
John Cochrane, SF Bay Photos, December, page 4
Maria Szemplinska, December Rocks!, February, page 4
Edwin More, Pyrocummulus-Piqued Interest, September, page 3
John Livingston, A Dr. Dan Fan, August, page 4
Marty Rezmer, Competition Coverage Fan, November, page 6
Sterling Starr, November, page 6
Maintenance
John DeRosa, Spring Cleaning and Battery Testing, February, page 27
Bill Collum, Maintenance Tracking (Part 1), September, page 9
Bill Collum, Maintenance Tracking (Part 2), October, page 8
Jack Wilson, The Weight and Balance Chart, November, page 24
Manley, Scott
Simulation-Based Flight Instruction at Clubs and Commercial Operations (The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Instruction], February, page 38
Using Glider Flight Simulation to Promote the Sport of Soaring (The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Promotion], April, page 45
The Winter Crop (The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Training\Students], June, page 45
Potpourri (The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Convention\Training; Safety], August, page 43
Oshkosh - KidVenture 2012 (The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Youth\EAA Convention], October, page 42
Manley, Scott; with Frank Paynter
A "Condor Christmas" (The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Gifts], December, page 34
Martin, Sue
Young Region V South Competitors (Soaring News) [Youth\Competition\Regional], August, page 8
Martin, Will
Not So Much a Fan (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Content], November, page 6
Matsumoto, Yuko
Private Pilot Check Ride Passed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Koki Tsuboi], May, page 53
Glider Rating Added in Hawaii (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Takahiro Miyasaja], October, page 53
Private Add On (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Aaron Dwyer], December, page 49
Matzke, Dan
Grand Tetons, Wyoming (Photo Showcase) [Sailplanes; Towplane], March, pages 40,41
ASH-26E under power (Centerfold) [Sailplane\ASH-26E], April, pages 30,31
McBee, Andy
Digital Magazine Fan (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Format], December, page 4
Medical
Daniel Johnson, Isotonic Volume loss, March, page 20
David Fish, Fact or Parable?, June, page 7
Daniel Johnson, Why Wear Sunglasses, May, page 15
Boom Powell, Karaoke Cure, March, page 4
Daniel Johnson, What is Judgment?, April, page 16
Daniel Johnson, Does Your Pulse Oximeter Mean What it Says? (Does Your Spouse?), June, page 18
John DeRosa, Strokes & Soda, March, page 4
Memorabilia
Burt Compton, A New Signpost at Marfa, June, page 9
Meteorology
Dan Gudgel, A Contest Meteorologist's Day at the 2012 World Gliding Contest, October, page 16
Dan Gudgel, Modified Convergence Lines: The El Mirage Shear Line, August, page 18
Dan Gudgel, The "850-250 mb Differential Divergence"Chart, December, page 16
Milne, Hugh
Curiosity Not Quenched (Soaring Mail) [Safety\Hydration], September, page 4
Minar, Woody
Glider Rating Earned (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Peter Dreis], February, page 54
Misson, Michael
High School Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Youth\First Solo\Michael Misson], November, page 51
More, Edwin
Pyrocummulus-Piqued Interest (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Pyrocummulus], September, page 3
Muhlenberg, Barry
Two New Cloudniner Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Ethan Cooper\PJ Redmond], December, page 51
Murphy, Paul Gaines, Paul Andrew, Frank Konesky,Charles Peterson,Ron
(Photo Showcase) [Photography\Sailplanes and Scenery], June, pages 42,43
Murphy, Ron
Eagleville Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Cameron Mann], February, page 48
Glider Rating Added On (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Bob Davis], February, page 51
Murray, Lee
Soaring Snow-Birds (Feature Article) [Retirement], October, page 32
Myhra, Donald
CAP Solo in SoCal (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Mason Khoi Nguyen], August, page 53
Naber, Gary
Solo at Fifteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Collin Anderson], February, page 49
Private Glider Rating Achieved (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Tom Trump], February, page 54
16-Year-Old Private Pilot At BRSS (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Collin Anderson], September, page 54
Commercial Glider Rating Reached (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\James Curry], December, page 49
Private Pilot Check Ride Passed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Whit Gravely], December, page 49
Nadler, Dave
2011 USA 18-Meter Class Nationals at Hobbs, New Mexico (Feature Article) [Competitions\18-Meter Nationals; Sites\Hobbs], March, page 32
Neitzey, Shane
Happy 15-year-old Youth Member's First Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\John Westenhoff], August, page 52
Nelson, Marlene
Father & Son Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Blaine Sells\Chris Sells], January, page 53
Like Father, Like Son (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Blaine Sells\Chris Sells], April, page 53
New Solo for Puget Sound Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Riley Nielson], April, page 54
Newfield, Steve
Komet Glider Trailers (Soaring Mail) [Equipment\Trailer], November, page 7
Nixon, Hank; with John H. Cochrane (a.k.a. John Cochrane)
Reply to Participating (Soaring Mail) [Contests\Participation\Follow-up], August, page 6
No subject
October
Noss, John
Solo Flight Earns 'A' Badge (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Bruce Zivic], October, page 54
O'Leary, George
Solo at Age 14 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Nick Chabert], December, page 50
O'Rourke, Merel R.
The Joys of Zero Sink "The Eagles" (Feature Article) [Soaring\Duration], July, page 22
Obituaries
Final Glide, July, page 55
Final Glide, November, page 54
Final Glide, March, page 55
Final Glide, November, page 54
Final Glide, May, page 55
Final Glide, June, page 55
Final Glide, June, page 55
Final Glide, June, page 55
Final Glide, January, page 53
Final Glide, September, page 50
Final Glide, September, page 50
Final Glide, April, page 55
Final Glide, July, page 55
Final Glide, June, page 55
Final Glide, September, page 50
Final Glide, November, page 54
Final Glide, June, page 55
Final Glide, May, page 55
Final Glide, March, page 55
Final Glide, September, page 50
Final Glide, May, page 55
Final Glide, November, page 54
Final Glide, April, page 55
Final Glide, November, page 54
Final Glide, November, page 54
Final Glide, November, page 54
Final Glide, November, page 54
Final Glide, January, page 53
Final Glide, November, page 54
Final Glide, June, page 55
Final Glide, March, page 55
Final Glide, August, page 54
Final Glide, September, page 50
Final Glide, May, page 55
Final Glide, September, page 50
Final Glide, May, page 55
Final Glide, August, page 54
Final Glide, June, page 55
Final Glide, January, page 53
Final Glide, September, page 50
Final Glide, June, page 55
Final Glide, November, page 54
Final Glide, March, page 55
Final Glide, January, page 53
Final Glide, May, page 55
Final Glide, April, page 55
Final Glide, August, page 54
Final Glide, May, page 55
Final Glide, March, page 55
Final Glide, August, page 54
Final Glide, July, page 55
Final Glide, August, page 54
Final Glide, March, page 55
Final Glide, July, page 55
Final Glide, December, page 55
Final Glide, May, page 55
Operations
Burt Compton, Soaring Safety Foundation Trustee, October, page 14
Organizations
Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala, December, page 6
Osbakken, Patricia
Aspiring Commercial Glider Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Greg Wright], November, page 52
Osborne, Paul
Commercially Rated (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Bob Walker], December, page 55
Louisville Solo Flight (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Alex Gomex], December, page 55
Oshakken, Pat
Private Pilot Glider Check Ride Completed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\John Strong], December, page 51
Parker, Michael
Flying the ASH-31Mi Motorglider (Feature Article) [Sailplanes\ASH-31Mi], August, page 32
Paxton, Matt
Fourteen-Year-Old Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Austin Kalasky], February, page 53
Solo Transition (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Don Jeffer], March, page 51
Paynter, Frank
First Annual In-Person Condor Regional Soaring Contest (The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Competitions], March, page 42
(The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Training\Cross-Country], May, page 44
(The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Monitor], July, page 42
Condor Cross-Country Training Program (The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Cross-Country], September, page 42
A Tale of Two First-Real-Life (RL) - Contest Winners (The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Contest], November, page 40
Paynter, Frank; with Scott Manley
A "Condor Christmas" (The Condor Corner) [Simulation\Gifts], December, page 34
Pearl, Richard
"Iron Thermal" Eagles Flock to Minden, Nevada (Feature Article) [Gatherings\Mototgliders\Minden], May, page 26
People
Richard H. Ball, June, page 9
Robin Clark, Ray Galloway Retires From Racing Scene, July, page 10
John Wahl, Someone Special, January, page 4
Mike Greenwald, Bob Higginson flying his ASW-24 over Chicago Glider Club, October, cover
Perrin, Stefan
First 2012 Solo at Puget Sound (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Kai Wang], August, page 53
Phillips, Gary
Third Class Medical Crisis (Soaring News) [Certificate\Medical\Towpilots], May, page 4
Photographers
Help Wanted, March, page 6
Photography
Paul Gaines, Paul Andrew, Frank Konesky,Charles Peterson,Ron Murphy, June, pages 42,43
Chuck Coyne,Robert Talarczyk,Robb Hohmann, Rick Leflingwell, Dust Devils, Sky Designs, Flight, Long Day, July, pages 40, 41
Pitsenberger, Jeanne
Soaring Since Sixteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Fritz Von Rohrscheidt], February, page 48
An "A" Badge for Tom Weidner (Soaring Milestones) [Training\"A"\Tom Weidner], February, page 50
Private Pilot Test Passed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Bill Cooper], November, page 54
Glider Rating Added (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Joe Greenberg], December, page 52
Poets
Help Wanted, March, page 6
Polinsky, Mitch
Truck-Mounted Campers - An Ideal Soaring Solution (Feature Article) [Campers\Truck], February, page 24
Powell, Boom
Karaoke Cure (Soaring Mail) [Medical\Hyperventilation], March, page 4
Four Newly Licensed Pilots (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Tom Reading\Joe Dewitt; Commercial\George Kickhofel\Bob Cummings], May, page 54
Private
Add-On Ratings Earned at Seminole Lake Gliderport, April, page 52
Activity At Estrella, Arizona, September, page 54
Activity At Estrella, Arizona, September, page 54
Prizes
Win a Quilt from the WSPA, February, page 8
Promotion
Jim Short, The Sport of Soaring, February, page 2
Chuck Coyne, Convention, Safety, Let's Go Gliding, March, page 3
Mark DuCharme, Selling Soaring; Opportunities Abound, August, page 21
Al Tyler, SSA's 80th Anniversary, March, page 2
Brian K. Lott, Virtual Visit, April, page 7
Mark Wilson, SSA FAST Program in Action, September, page 6
Andreea Alexandrescu, Let's Go Gliding, July, page 6
Al Tyler, Let's Go Gliding, April, page 2
Mark DuCharme, Selling Soaring: Get in the News, October, page 18
Mark DuCharme, Who Are You?, November, page 10
John Williams, Growing Soaring in America, May, page 6
Raymond, Eric
European Suggestion (Soaring Mail) [Safety\FLARM], January, page 4
Remde, Paul
Book Review: Locomotive to Aeromotive — Octave Chanute and the Transportation Revolution by Simine Short (Soaring News) [Literature\Review\Simine Short], January, page 6
Grid at World Gliding Championship in Uvalde (Covers) [Competition\World\Uvalde], September, cover
Dick Butler's Concordia 2012 World Gliding Championships Uvalde, TX (Centerfold) [Sailplane\Concordia; Competition\World\Uvalde], September, pages 30,31
Rendek, Pete; with Jeff Duhaime, Glenn Holden and Chuck Coyne
(Photo Showcase) [Sailplanes; Towplane], February, pages 33,34
Rent, Tom
New Minnesota Soaring Club Solo Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Leo Chouinard], October, page 53
Solo Endorsement in Minnesota (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Vince Gennarelli], October, page 54
Added Rating in Minnesota (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Dana Walsh], December, page 52
Dan Zimmerman Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Dan Zimmerman], December, page 52
First Solo Flight (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Jordan Gerrish], December, page 53
Reply by D. H. Johnson
David Fish, Fact or Parable?, June, page 7
Reply by Jim Herd
Mark Varvayanis, Fueled his Concerns, June, page 6
Restoration
Chuck Coyne, Progress Report BG-12/16, February, page 3
Jack Wyman, Warren Eaton's Franklin PS-2, November, page 26
Ian Wayman, Complicated Restoration, November, page 4
Retirement
Lee Murray, Soaring Snow-Birds, October, page 32
Reunion
Walt Klemperer, University of El Mirage Clarion Call, January, page 4
Reuter, Bob
A Soaring Contest First (Soaring News) [Competition\Region 2 North\Freedoms Wings], August, page 8
Rezmer, Marty
Competition Coverage Fan (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\World Soaring Contest], November, page 6
2012 World Gliding Championships Coverage (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Competition Coverage], December, page 4
Ridenour, Ron
No Room for Complacency in Soaring (2012 Safety Program) [Safety\Checklists\Situational Awareness\Training], June, page 10
Scenarios when you "Just Don't Fly" (2012 Safety Program) [Safety\Pilot], July, page 14
(2012 Safety Program) [Safety\Accidents], November, page 8
Rigney, Dave
NFSS Glider Add-On (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Joseph Campisano], April, page 53
Rippstein, Robert
First Solo, Todd Cronin (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Todd Cronin], August, page 52
Roberts, Wayne
Relative Risk (Soaring Mail) [Safety\Competitions], January, page 4
Rose, Ron
In the Condor Corner (Soaring Mail) [Simulation\Cross-Country\Instruction], November, page 4
Rudloff, Uwe
Addicted to Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Paul Cantwell], February, page 50
New Rating Achieved (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFIG\Ted Sanders], February, page 50
Some Birthdays Really are Special (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Jason Standish], February, page 55
Atmospheric Soloist (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Al Jones], October, page 52
Zeb Shows Us How It's Done (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Zeb Ochlman], November, page 50
Ryan, Bertha M. (a.k.a. Bertha Ryan, B.M. Ryan, B. Ryan)
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], January, page 50
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], February, page 47
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], March, page 50
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], April, page 51
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], May, page 50
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], June, page 44
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], July, page 47
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], August, page 47
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], September, page 47
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], October, page 34
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], November, page 34
Remembering the Past (Soaring Memories) [History], December, page 46
SSA
Chuck Coyne, Happy Anniversary, May, page 3
SSA 80th Anniversary, May, cover
SSA Management
Al Tyler, Last Message from SSA President, December, page 2
Safe
Tom Johnson, Your Club's Safety Culture, March, page 10
Safety
Scott Manley, Potpourri, August, page 43
Chuck Coyne, Land Out Accident Video Documentation, July, page 4
Bernald S. Smith, Congratulations!, December, page 10
Mike Carlson, Silly Season Logic Error?, November, page 4
Ron Ridenour, November, page 8
Bob Spielman, Mid Air, December, page 28
Daniel Johnson, Confabulation: It's About Character, December, page 32
Ron Ridenour, No Room for Complacency in Soaring, June, page 10
Wayne Roberts, Relative Risk, January, page 4
Bill Keck, A Hairy Story, April, page 7
Bob Thompson, Life Altering Decisions - Another View, February, page 32
Chuck Coyne, Chutes - from childhood to adult - repack, egress, etc, April, page 3
Dave White, A Sad Start, August, page 6
Rich Carlson, Report and Recommendations, April, page 9
Eric Raymond, European Suggestion, January, page 4
Tom Johnson, The Tape Does Not Lie, August, page 9
John Cochrane, Got altitude? Safety Glides, April, page 32
Hugh Milne, Curiosity Not Quenched, September, page 4
Tim Gossfeld, Encouraging Good Choices, July, page 6
Daniel Johnson, Tobogganing on the Invisible Hill, October, page 10
Tom Knauff, Preventing Launching Accidents, October, page 20
Daniel L. Johnson, Cognitive Impairment in Pilots, February, page 12
Daniel Johnson, How Oxygenation Works, January, page 14
Ron Ridenour, Scenarios when you "Just Don't Fly", July, page 14
Daniel Johnson, Fatigue, Exhaustion, and Somnolence, July, page 36
Bernald S. Smith, Who's Listening, February, page 10
Gordon "Gordo" Boettger, Transponder Advice, April, page 6
Richard Carlson, The New Silly Season, September, page 8
Terry Buker, Safety First, August, page 4
Daniel Johnson, Jet Lag and Night Shifts Mae Us Bad Pilots, August, page 14
Ramy Yanetz, Safety Slogan Suggestions, January, page 4
Daniel Johnson, November, page 12
Sailpanes
Windward Performance's Extraordinary new DuckHawk, August, cover
Sailplane
Steve Vihlen, Fifteen-year-old Preston Vihlen at the controls of a Schweizer 1-26A, April, cover
Dan Matzke, ASH-26E under power, April, pages 30,31
Christian Mackin, ASW-27s at California City, California, August, pages 30,31
Paul Remde, Dick Butler's Concordia 2012 World Gliding Championships Uvalde, TX, September, pages 30,31
Windward Performance DuckHawk Wins 15-Meter Nationals, July, page 8
Chip Garner, First Flight Impressions: Windward Performance DuckHawk, August, page 24
Chuck Coyne, Painful Prue Flights, November, page 3
Chuck Coyne, First Flight, September, page 2
Chuck Coyne, A Prue Story, June, page 4
Colln Anderson, Blue Ridge Soaring's Rollanden-Schneider LS-6B in action, November, cover
Mike Greenwald, Bob Higginson flying his ASW-24 over Chicago Glider Club, October, cover
Steve Vihlen, Standard Libelle, Wolf River Airport (54M), June, pages 30,31
Sunseeker Duo Nears Completion, August, page 8
Sailplanes
Pete Rendek, Jeff Duhaime, Glenn Holden, and Chuck Coyne, February, pages 33,34
Dan Matzke, Grand Tetons, Wyoming, March, pages 40,41
Rafael Soldan, Unusual Attitudes, April, pages 40,41
New Open-Class Gliders: Lange Antares 23-E and Schempp-Hirth Quintus M, March, page 8
Chuck Coyne, Dave Nadler drops water during 2011 18-Meter Nationals, Hobbs, NM, March, cover
Chuck Coyne, ASG-29-18, Hobbs, New Mexico, March, pages 30,31
Michael Parker, Flying the ASH-31Mi Motorglider, August, page 32
Josh Knerr, Rick Barber returning to Bishop, CA in his ASW-15 GWZ, February, cover
Chuck Coyne, Progress Report BG-12/16, February, page 3
Todd Griffin, DG-300 over South Carolina, February, pages 30,31
Chuck Coyne, Prue Projects, December, page 3
New SZD-54-2 Perkoz, February, page 8
Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala, December, page 6
Salplanes
First Newly-Modified Australian Blanik L-13 Flies, September, page 6
Schery, Stephen
Round Trip Travel Time in a Cross Wind (Feature Article) [Soaring\Cross Wind], January, page 40
Schneider, Paul
Chris Wallace, Private Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Chris Wallace], October, page 54
Scholarships
Two Michael Wallace Scholarship Grants Awarded for 2012, July, page 12
Schulze, Rolf
Cold Solo Celebration for Ralph Strahm (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Ralph Strahm], May, page 51
The Oldest, but not Boldest Tag Team (Soaring Short Stories) [Cross-Country\Badges], December, page 27
Sconier, Scott
High School Senior Receives Private Pilot Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Tyler Stonier], September, page 53
Shaw, Joann Hartley
Forty-Four Years Crewing Experience and Counting (Soaring Short Stories) [Crewing], December, page 23
Sheppe, Rick
Private Pilot Check Ride (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Greg Hardon], November, page 51
Short, Jim
The Sport of Soaring (Front of the Grid) [Promotion], February, page 2
Youth Outreach at SOARING100 (Soaring News) [Youth\Promotion], February, page 8
Short, Jim; with Simine Short
A Special Thank You (Soaring Mail) [Awards\Eaton], April, page 6
Short, Simine; with Jim Short
A Special Thank You (Soaring Mail) [Awards\Eaton], April, page 6
Simulation
Frank Paynter, First Annual In-Person Condor Regional Soaring Contest, March, page 42
Aaron Kiley, Condor Tips, January, page 4
Frank Paynter, A Tale of Two First-Real-Life (RL) - Contest Winners, November, page 40
Scott Manley, Potpourri, August, page 43
Frank Paynter, Condor Cross-Country Training Program, September, page 42
Ron Rose, In the Condor Corner, November, page 4
Scott Manley & Frank Paynter, A "Condor Christmas", December, page 34
Scott Manley, Simulation-Based Flight Instruction at Clubs and Commercial Operations, February, page 38
Frank Paynter, July, page 42
Scott Manley, Using Glider Flight Simulation to Promote the Sport of Soaring, April, page 45
Frank Paynter, May, page 44
Scott Manley, The Winter Crop, June, page 45
Scott Manley, Oshkosh - KidVenture 2012, October, page 42
Sites
Christian Mackin, ASW-27s at California City, California, August, pages 30,31
Dave Nadler, 2011 USA 18-Meter Class Nationals at Hobbs, New Mexico, March, page 32
Tom Johnson, Where to Fly: Minden, Nevada Soar the Superb Sierra, April, page 38
Slocum, Jim
Solo at Fifteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Sydney Barnes], April, page 53
Smith, Bernald S. (a.k.a. Bernald Smith, B. Smith, B.S. Smith)
Who's Listening (2012 Safety Program) [Safety\Preparation], February, page 10
Congratulations! (2012 Safety Program) [Safety\Accident Rate], December, page 10
Smith, Peter
Happenings at Harris Hill, New York (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Commercial\Evan Olson; Youth\Private\Michael Harrison], September, page 55
Snyder, Quay
Black Forest Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Deanna Neal], February, page 48
BFSS's Newest Private Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Deonna Neal], May, page 51
New Private Pilot and Successful CFIG at Black Forest (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Jeff Wright], June, page 54
Soaring
Stephen Schery, Round Trip Travel Time in a Cross Wind, January, page 40
Merel R. O'Rourke, The Joys of Zero Sink "The Eagles", July, page 22
Bob Thompson, Lift Markers, April, page 37
Dan Gudgel, Convergence Along a Sea Breeze Front, May, page 20
Fred LaSor, Speaking of Wave: Thoughts on Nature's Elevator, January, page 28
Soldan, Rafael
Non-U.S. Citizen glider ownership (Soaring Mail) [Club News\Clarification], April, page 7
Unusual Attitudes (Photo Showcase) [Sailplanes; Burkhart Grob G-103A TWIN II ACRO], April, pages 40,41
Sorenson, Ken
Volunteers at the World Gliding Contest in Uvalde (Front of the Grid) [World Competition\Uvalde; Volunteers], October, page 2
Spielman, Bob
Transponders - All Cross-Country Glider Should have Transponders (Soaring Mail) [Equipment\Transponder], November, page 6
Mid Air (Feature Article) [Safety\Accidents\Mid Air], December, page 28
Stankey, Brad
15-Year-Old Solos at Bend, Oregon (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Travis Linschied], March, page 55
Starr, Sterling V. (a.k.a. Sterling Starr, S.V. Starr, S. Starr)
(Soaring Mail) [Magazine\World Soaring Contest], November, page 6
Stehlik, Dennis
ASK 21/Piper Pawnee Windy City Soaring Association (Centerfold) [Launching], October, pages 30,31
Stephens, Matt
Private Pilot Check Ride (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Katie Domeyer], March, page 52
Private Add-On Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Charlotte Richardson], March, page 54
Private Add-On Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Dale Barkley], May, page 52
Private Add-on at Estrella (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Marc Forsyth], May, page 53
Thomas Sweeney Adds Glider Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Thomas Sweeney], May, page 54
Two New Ratings at Arizona Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Jacob Fairbairn; Commercial\Jim Ward], June, page 54
A New CFI-G (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFI-G\Dennis Stehlik], August, page 52
Commercial Rating Received (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Tom Skelly], August, page 53
Eric Burn, Private Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Eric Burn], August, page 54
Private Check Ride Passed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Rob Rinne], August, page 54
Glider Rating Added-On (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Arvid Nielsen], August, page 55
Private Pilot Check-Ride Passed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Kent Leyde], August, page 55
Private Rating Achieved (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Jacob Fairbairn], August, page 55
A New CFI-G in AZ (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFIG\Brian Fromme], November, page 53
Check Ride Completed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Yoshi Takano], November, page 53
Fourteen-Year-Old Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Youth\Youth\First Solo\Spencer Pomerantz], November, page 53
NDAGC Member Gets Rating in AZ (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Masato Kawachi], November, page 53
Private Rating Reached (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Arturo Quintero], November, page 53
Solo at age 15 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Alysha Jackson], November, page 53
Stetser, Howard
Solo at 14 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Anja Riedel], May, page 53
Stojkovic, Branko
Debating Deviations (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Article (X-C Techniques)], February, page 4
Stout, Aaron
A New Pilot at Yards Creek (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Michael Cuttitta], June, page 54
Striedieck, Karl H. (a.k.a. Karl Striedieck)
The 2012 National 15-Meter Championship (Feature Article) [Competition\15-Meter Nationals\Mifflin], July, page 26
Strong, Kurt
Sylvania Soaring Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\John Strong], October, page 54
Students
Don Branum, Air Force Cadets Soar to Record Gliding Season, March, page 8
Stutzmann, R.J.
Solo Flight for Aaron Simms (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Aaron Simms], October, page 54
Sadie Schwab Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Solo\Sadie Schwab], November, page 54
Solo Delayed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Kathy Mroczka], November, page 54
Szemplinska, Maria
December Rocks! (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Photos], February, page 4
Tabery, Gena
The 2012 World Gliding Championship Why Uvalde? Why, Indeed! (Feature Article) [Competition\World\Uvalde], May, page 35
WGC 2012 Uvalde Legendar/Legend Air (Feature Article) [Competition\World\Uvalde\2012], September, page 22
Technology
Bill Collum, GPS - Part 1, March, page 14
Bill Collum, GPS - Part 2, April, page 12
Bill Collum, Letters - Design, Shuttle, Lifting Bodies,Wings, Insurance, January, page 11
Thompson, Bob
Life Altering Decisions - Another View (Feature Article) [Safety\Decisions\Risk Management], February, page 32
Lift Markers (Feature Article) [Soaring\Lift\CAFO], April, page 37
PyroCumulus (Feature Article) [Clouds\Fire-formed], July, page 21
Thorpe, Phyllis
Four Solo Flights at Fourteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solos\Ben Henderson], April, page 53
Solo at 14-years-old (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Jackson Carroll], November, page 52
Timeline
Al Tyler, 32nd World Gliding Championships, Uvalde, Texas, June, page 2
Towplane
Pete Rendek, Jeff Duhaime, Glenn Holden, and Chuck Coyne, February, pages 33,34
Dan Matzke, Grand Tetons, Wyoming, March, pages 40,41
Training
Jeanne Pitsenberger, An "A" Badge for Tom Weidner, February, page 50
David MacKenzie, A New Club's First, September, page 54
Lane Bush, Busy Badge Weekends, July, page 54
Add-On at Black Hills Soaring, November, page 50
Chuck Coyne, August, page 3
John Williams, CAP Cadets Soar, February, page 52
John Williams, CAP Summer Students, November, page 47
New CFI-G for Black Hills Club, January, page 53
Matt Stephens, A New CFI-G, August, page 52
Dave Carton, CFI-G Rating, July, page 55
Ginny Hanson, Instructor Rated, December, page 54
John Williams, A New CFI-G at New England Soaring, December, page 50
Rodney D. Kinne, New CFI-G For Marshall Soaring Club, March, page 52
New Rose City CFI-G, January, page 54
Monique Weil, Check Ride Completed, October, page 53
Matt Stephens, A New CFI-G in AZ, November, page 53
Uwe Rudloff, New Rating Achieved, February, page 50
Paul Osborne, Commercially Rated, December, page 55
Bryan Cotton Commercial Glider Pilot, December, page 54
Warren Cramer, New Soaring Convert!, April, page 54
Don Uyhazi, New Commercial Pilot at PGC, February, page 53
Black Hills Action, January, page 52
Bob Cook, He's Back in a Big Way, February, page 50
Tom Rent, Added Rating in Minnesota, December, page 52
Ready to Teach, October, page 50
Commercial Rating Added, May, page 52
Gabriel Engle Passes CommercialPilot GliderCheck Ride, July, page 55
Paul Corbett, Commercial Rating Received, September, page 52
Gary Naber, Commercial Glider Rating Reached, December, page 49
Rating Added, December, page 50
Joseph Grecco, Lucky on the 13th, March, page 52
Gregg Leslie, Commercial Rating, July, page 54
Commercial Rating Add-On, February, page 52
Laurie Harden — Commercial Glider Pilot, January, page 51
John Earlywine, Commercial Add-On Rating, September, page 55
John Earlywine, Commercial Add-On Rating, March, page 51
John Earlywine, Commercial Rating, July, page 54
Jaime Alexander, Paul Ambrose Adds a Commercial Glider Rating, February, page 49
New Commercial Pilot at Soar Truckee, October, page 51
Add-On Ratings Earned at Seminole Lake Gliderport, April, page 52
Laurie Harden, Commercial Rating Gained, April, page 55
Matt Stephens, Commercial Rating Received, August, page 53
Commercial Rating Added, December, page 52
Activity At Estrella, Arizona, September, page 54
John Williams, New Commercial Add-on Rating, January, page 54
Tim Hanke, Third Generation Glider Fan, January, page 51
Modified Bucket Ritual, December, page 54
Bob Cook, Wurtsboro Solo, January, page 51
R.J. Stutzmann, Solo Flight for Aaron Simms, October, page 54
Uwe Rudloff, Atmospheric Soloist, October, page 52
Newly Soloed, November, page 48
Cypress Soaring Solo, March, page 54
John Noss, Solo Flight Earns 'A' Badge, October, page 54
Ron Murphy, Eagleville Solo, February, page 48
John Earlywine, Solo at Seminole Lake, May, page 52
Sailplane Solo, February, page 53
Jeffrey Mack, Windy City Solo, July, page 54
Quay Snyder, Black Forest Solo, February, page 48
Walt Klemperer, Solo at Bend Oregon, March, page 55
Barry Muhlenberg, Two New Cloudniner Solos, December, page 51
Paul Corbett, Heidi Stoeppler Solos at Skylark North, March, page 51
Two Brandywine Solos, November, page 48
Uwe Rudloff, Some Birthdays Really are Special, February, page 55
No Thanksgiving Turkeys at BFSS, February, page 52
Mike Worrell, Puget Sound First Glider Solo, November, page 48
Tom Rent, First Solo Flight, December, page 53
Stefan Perrin, First 2012 Solo at Puget Sound, August, page 53
Tom Rent, New Minnesota Soaring Club Solo Pilot, October, page 53
"All In" After Solo, December, page 53
Raul Boerner, Winter Solo at Black Forest Soaring Society, March, page 53
Terrence Wilson, Mathew Gast's First Solo, December, page 52
Solo At 16, September, page 54
"Glider Mom's" Solo Flight, October, page 53
Jaime Alexander, Mike Boska Solo, February, page 49
Nicholas Harvey Solos at Minden, November, page 52
Doug Hatch, On Track at Saratoga, August, page 52
Tom Johnson, Coastal Soaring Solo, October, page 51
Tom Johnson, Paul Spillane Solos at Coastal Soaring, May, page 54
First Solo for Pedro Azevedo, March, page 54
Mike Worrell, Puget Sound Soaring Summer Solo, December, page 48
Reese Fairchild Solo Flight, November, page 50
First Solo Soaking, September, page 52
Marlene Nelson, New Solo for Puget Sound Soaring, April, page 54
Robert Rippstein, First Solo, Todd Cronin, August, page 52
A Montague Solo, December, page 48
First Solo For Houston Club Member, September, page 52
Philip LaBerge, Wayne Hutchens Solos, March, page 54
Uwe Rudloff, Zeb Shows Us How It's Done, November, page 50
J.B Wawrzyniak, Two Brandywine Soaring Solos, October, page 54
George Underhill, First Solo in Minnesota, December, page 53
Pat Wager, Glider Rating Added, February, page 51
Paul Corbett, New Glider Rating, August, page 52
Corky Gill, New, Younger Soaring Pilots, August, page 36
Frauke Elber, Ephrata 2012 Dust Up, October, page 38
Yuko Matsumoto, Private Add On, December, page 49
Fred Blair, Two New Private Ratings at Greater Houston Soaring, June, page 54
A New Private Pilot at Bermuda High Soaring School, October, page 50
Private Pilot in Oahu, October, page 49
Matt Stephens, Private Rating Reached, November, page 53
Matt Stephens, Glider Rating Added-On, August, page 55
Private Rating Earned, January, page 54
Jeanne Pitsenberger, Private Pilot Test Passed, November, page 54
Marlene Nelson, Like Father, Like Son, April, page 53
Paul Corbett, Another Private Rating Reached at Skylark North, September, page 53
Ron Murphy, Glider Rating Added On, February, page 51
Carl Ellison, A Super Senior, October, page 50
Phil Jones, Another Glider Guider, February, page 52
Matt Stephens, Private Add-On Rating, March, page 54
Paul Schneider, Chris Wallace, Private Pilot, October, page 54
Dave Carton, New Private Pilot Rating, November, page 49
Dave Carton, New Pilot in Vermont, December, page 48
David Cleveland, Add-On Rating Achieved, November, page 52
Matt Stephens, Private Add-On Rating, May, page 52
Warren Cramer, Airplane Pilot Learns to Soar, May, page 53
Second Generation Glider pilots, February, page 53
Laurie Harden, Booth Receives Rating, August, page 55
Private Pilot Glider License, September, page 54
John Earlywine, Added a Rating, July, page 54
New Private Pilot For New England Club, September, page 53
Warren Cramer, No Longer Afraid of Flying, May, page 51
David Vanderlinden, Private Check Ride Passed, February, page 51
Quay Snyder, BFSS's Newest Private Pilot, May, page 51
Private Pilot Rating Earned at Mile High Gliding, October, page 50
Jay Donoghue, Private Rating Earned, October, page 54
Matt Stephens, Eric Burn, Private Pilot, August, page 54
New Seminole Lake Private Pilot, January, page 55
Warm Weather Flyer, February, page 48
Jeanne Pitsenberger, Soaring Since Sixteen, February, page 48
John Earlywine, New Private Pilot Glider at CISS, December, page 54
Garret Gudgel, Private Pilot, January, page 51
Rick Sheppe, Private Pilot Check Ride, November, page 51
Paul Corbett, New Private Pilot at Skylark North, August, page 55
Matt Stephens, Two New Ratings at Arizona Soaring, June, page 54
Quay Snyder, New Private Pilot and Successful CFIG at Black Forest, June, page 54
Airborne at Evergreen, October, page 51
Glider Rating Added in Minden, October, page 52
Jillian Dauscher, Private Pilot, November, page 49
Jeanne Pitsenberger, Glider Rating Added, December, page 52
New Private Pilot Rating, October, page 51
Pat Oshakken, Private Pilot Glider Check Ride Completed, December, page 51
Dave Rigney, NFSS Glider Add-On, April, page 53
Elliot Crawford, A New Private Pilot at Mile High, July, page 54
Matt Stephens, Private Pilot Check-Ride Passed, August, page 55
Yuko Matsumoto, Private Pilot Check Ride Passed, May, page 53
Matt Stephens, Private Add-on at Estrella, May, page 53
Jim Watts, New Pilot for Tampa Bay Soaring, November, page 50
Mark Johnson, Private Pilot, October, page 49
Successful Glider Rating, November, page 54
Matt Stephens, NDAGC Member Gets Rating in AZ, November, page 53
Tom Johnson, Private Pilot Check Ride Completed, August, page 54
Private Check Ride Passed, September, page 51
Aaron Stout, A New Pilot at Yards Creek, June, page 54
Cypress Soaring's Newest Pilot, May, page 52
Mark Greenman, CAP Member Gets Private Glider Rating, September, page 54
A New Private Pilot, September, page 51
Uwe Rudloff, Addicted to Soaring, February, page 50
New Private Pilot Glider Rating, July, page 54
Woody Minar, Glider Rating Earned, February, page 54
LESC Private Pilot Rating, March, page 53
Rating Added-On, November, page 53
John Earlywine, Glider Rating Added, December, page 54
Rich Carraway, A New Private Pilot at Caesar Creek, January, page 54
New Private Glider Rating, February, page 55
Matt Stephens, Private Check Ride Passed, August, page 54
Doug Hatch, New Private Pilot at 83, July, page 55
New Pilot at PSS, September, page 51
David Cleveland, Three-Way Flier, September, page 54
Paul Corbett, Private Glider Check Ride Passed, November, page 54
Tom Johnson, New Private Pilot at Coastal Soaring, August, page 54
Spencer DeBerry, Private Pilot, November, page 51
Warren Cramer, "Old Guy" is New Pilot!, April, page 54
Yuko Matsumoto, Glider Rating Added in Hawaii, October, page 53
Matt Stephens, Thomas Sweeney Adds Glider Rating, May, page 54
John Earlywine, Tim Woenker, Private Pilot Glider, December, page 54
Boom Powell, Four Newly Licensed Pilots, May, page 54
Gary Naber, Private Glider Rating Achieved, February, page 54
Jay Donoghue, Two New Pilots at Atlantic Soaring, August, page 54
Gary Naber, Private Pilot Check Ride Passed, December, page 49
Matt Stephens, Check Ride Completed, November, page 53
John Williams, New Private Pilot Add-on Rating, January, page 55
Better Late Than Never!, August, page 53
Mark Honeycutt, Looking for Assistance, November, page 6
Philip LaBerge, Another Glider Pilot in the Pipeline!, June, page 54
Adam Fleming Solo, November, page 53
Paul Osborne, Louisville Solo Flight, December, page 55
Tucson Soaring Club Solo, October, page 51
McHeffey Solo Flight, March, page 52
Paul Corbett, Billy Thalheimer's Solo Flight, October, page 54
Marlene Nelson, Father & Son Solos, January, page 53
Jan Driessen, Solo at Truckee, California, November, page 49
Lane Bush, Chris Rudd Solos, July, page 54
Jim Croce, New Solo at Wabash Valley, February, page 54
Wurtsboro Solo, January, page 54
Tom Rent, Dan Zimmerman Solos, December, page 52
Bob Cook, Dino Solos, February, page 52
Matt Paxton, Solo Transition, March, page 51
Glider Solo Accomplished, November, page 52
Maxwell Denny, Prescott Soaring Solo, May, page 54
Doug Coon, Sr., Elliot Queale Solo, January, page 53
Gray Kent Solo, December, page 54
Dave Carpenter, Aero Solo Club Solo, February, page 50
Louisville Soaring Solo, January, page 52
Patricia Osbakken, Aspiring Commercial Glider Pilot, November, page 52
Sundown Solo, February, page 54
Dave Trousdale, Jack Pelton, Soaring CEO, October, page 50
John Harte, Father and Son Solo Day at Sandhill Soaring, June, page 54
Kurt Strong, Sylvania Soaring Solo, October, page 54
Mike Worrell, First Glider Solo, October, page 52
R.J. Stutzmann, Solo Delayed, November, page 54
Dillon Krapes, Naval Glider Pilot, November, page 52
KC Eagle Soaring Club Solo, November, page 49
Frauke Elber, Cold Congrats, May, page 52
Initiation Bath, November, page 51
Perry Walker Solo, December, page 54
Rolf Schulze, Cold Solo Celebration for Ralph Strahm, May, page 51
Moontown Solo, January, page 52
Mike Worrell, Helicopter Pilot Solos a Glider, December, page 48
Paul Corbett, First Solo, Sam Range, October, page 50
Solo at Siskiyou, January, page 53
High Flight Solo, January, page 51
Tampa Bay Soaring Society Solo, March, page 53
Frauke Elber, Two Tidewater Solos, May, page 55
Steve Grinstead Solos, October, page 52
Back Flying After 25 Years, September, page 51
John Earlywine, Solo Time In Central Indiana, September, page 52
Central Indy Solo, January, page 55
Tom Rent, Solo Endorsement in Minnesota, October, page 54
Glenn Fisher, Solo at Fourteen-years-old, May, page 54
Phil Jones, Daughter Like Father, February, page 51
Peter Smith, Happenings at Harris Hill, New York, September, page 55
14-Year-Old Solos at Sporty's Academy, January, page 54
Rich Carraway, A Big Day at Caesar Creek, August, page 54
James Bond, She's Soloed at 14, December, page 49
Minden Solo at 15, December, page 52
Matt Stephens, Solo at age 15, November, page 53
Howard Stetser, Solo at 14, May, page 53
Bob Cook, Solo at 15, June, page 55
Matt Paxton, Fourteen-Year-Old Solos, February, page 53
Cleon Biter, Solo at Fourteen, March, page 51
Mark Greenman, Cadet Solos, January, page 52
Pete Washburn, Solo on 14th Birthday, December, page 51
Minden Solo at 15, December, page 51
Gary Naber, Solo at Fifteen, February, page 49
Paul Corbett, Successful Solo, February, page 48
Dick Drescher, A 15-Year-Old Solos, September, page 51
Phyllis Thorpe, Solo at 14-years-old, November, page 52
Caesar Creek Solo, December, page 50
Solo at 14, November, page 48
Paul Corbett, Solo at Fifteen, February, page 48
Gary Garavglia, Freshman Solos, April, page 52
Shane Neitzey, Happy 15-year-old Youth Member's First Solo, August, page 52
Phil Jones, Solo at Fourteen, July, page 54
Tom Johnson, Another First Solo in Pensacola, October, page 55
Matt Stephens, Private Pilot Check Ride, March, page 52
Ken Kressin, Soloed and Soaked, February, page 50
John Latson, Soaring Youth in Texas, October, page 49
Bill Corbin, 14-Year-Old Solo Glider Pilot, July, page 55
Donald Myhra, CAP Solo in SoCal, August, page 53
Mark Greenman, CAP Solo, January, page 52
George O'Leary, Solo at Age 14, December, page 50
David Britton, Happy Cadet, January, page 52
ROTC Solo, January, page 54
Solo at Sixteen, August, page 54
TSS Scholarship Solo, March, page 54
Steve Vihlen, A Big Family Event, February, page 48
Charles Cook, A Piedmont Solo at Fourteen, March, page 51
Spencer Karam Solos, November, page 52
David Cleveland, Salt Lake City Solo, October, page 49
John Williams, Sonty Solo, December, page 53
Jim Slocum, Solo at Fifteen, April, page 53
Gary, Cold Solo, February, page 54
Phyllis Thorpe, Four Solo Flights at Fourteen, April, page 53
Noy Anisman, Soar Truckee Private Pilot Check Ride, October, page 50
Gary Naber, 16-Year-Old Private Pilot At BRSS, September, page 54
Matt Stephens, Private Rating Achieved, August, page 55
Paul Corbert, Joey's Checkride, May, page 54
A New 17-Year-Old Private Pilot, September, page 52
Mark Greenman, Private Pilot at 16, November, page 50
Sam Windsor, Certificated at Sixteen, April, page 52
Frauke Elber, Scholarship Winner Solos, December, page 50
A New Certificate, September, page 51
New Tennessee Glider Pilot, October, page 51
Scott Sconier, High School Senior Receives Private Pilot Rating, September, page 53
Ginny Hanson, Keeping it in the Family, November, page 52
Solo at the Soaring Club of Houston, February, page 54
Phil Jones, Solo at Fifteen, January, page 51
Elke Fuglsang-Petersen, Third Glider Pilot in the Family, December, page 48
Andy Kunz, Solo at 14-Years Old, November, page 48
R.J. Stutzmann, Sadie Schwab Solos, November, page 54
Brad Stankey, 15-Year-Old Solos at Bend, Oregon, March, page 55
Trousdale, Dave
Jack Pelton, Soaring CEO (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Jack Pelton], October, page 50
Tyler, Al
SSA Convention — Reno (Thoughts from the Chairman) [Conventions], January, page 2
SSA's 80th Anniversary (Thoughts from the Chairman) [Promotion\80th Anniversary\LetsGoGliding], March, page 2
Let's Go Gliding (Thoughts from the Chairman) [Promotion\LetsGoGliding], April, page 2
32nd World Gliding Championships, Uvalde, Texas (Thoughts from the Chairman) [Competition\World\Uvalde; Timeline\Volunteers], June, page 2
Voluntary Cooperation (Thoughts from the Chairman) [Volunteers], July, page 2
The SSA Welcomes the World (Thoughts from the Chairman) [Competition\World\Uvalde], August, page 2
The 2013 Eagle Fund Campaign (Thoughts from the Chairman) [Contributions\Eagle Fund], November, page 2
Last Message from SSA President (Thoughts from the Chairman) [SSA Management], December, page 2
UAV
Tom Conte, UAV Aircraft and Airspace Concerns Shared, August, page 6
Jim Deck, Radio Control Model application to UAVs, August, page 7
Ralph Kolstad, Civilian use of UAVs, August, page 7
Umphres, Phillip C. (a.k.a. Phil Umphres)
Bill Jokerst flies Olympia 11 during Soaring100 Ceremonies (Covers) [Events\Soaring100], January, cover
Underhill, George
First Solo in Minnesota (Soaring Milestones) [Training\FirstSolo\Vincent Gennarelli], December, page 53
Uyhazi, Don
New Commercial Pilot at PGC (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Carmen Vecchione], February, page 53
Vanderlinden, David
Private Check Ride Passed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Dennis Ambrose], February, page 51
Varvayanis, Mark
Fueled his Concerns (Soaring Mail) [Fuel\Aviation; Reply by Jim Herd], June, page 6
Vihlen, Steve
A Big Family Event (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Preston Vihlen], February, page 48
Fifteen-year-old Preston Vihlen at the controls of a Schweizer 1-26A (Covers) [Sailplane\1-26A; Youth\Preston Vihlen], April, cover
Standard Libelle, Wolf River Airport (54M) (Centerfold) [Sailplane\Standard Libelle], June, pages 30,31
Vintage
Jeff Byard, IVSM 2012 Elmira's International Vintage Sailplane Meet, May, page 7
Voishan, John
Young Eagles Gather at Sierra Vista, Arizona (Soaring News) [Youth\Young Eagles], February, page 9
Volunteers
Al Tyler, Voluntary Cooperation, July, page 2
Ken Sorenson, Volunteers at the World Gliding Contest in Uvalde, October, page 2
WSPA
WSPA Board of Directors, Contribute to the "Sarah Fund", March, page 8
WSPA Board of Directors
Contribute to the "Sarah Fund" (Soaring News) [Contributions\U.S Team; WSPA], March, page 8
Wager, Pat
Glider Rating Added (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Glider Rating\Patricia Wager], February, page 51
Wahl, John
Someone Special (Soaring Mail) [People\Fred Harris], January, page 4
Washburn, Pete
Solo on 14th Birthday (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Christian Reditsch], December, page 51
Watts, Jim
New Pilot for Tampa Bay Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Marino Diaz], November, page 50
Wave
Tom Bjork, Crop Circle Mystery Explained, February, page 4
Eric Greenwell, Pacific Northwest Summer Wave, March, page 28
Waves
Dan Gudgel, Mountain Wave Comments, February, page 16
Wawrzyniak, J.B
Two Brandywine Soaring Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solos\J.B. Wawrzyniak\David Corum], October, page 54
Wayman, Ian
Complicated Restoration (Soaring Mail) [Restoration\Schweizer SGU 2-22E], November, page 4
Weather
Dan Gudgel, The Pilot Weather Briefing, September, page 18
Dan Gudgel, Wind, Convergence, and Shear, April, page 22
Dan Gudgel, Terrain Induced Convergence, June, page 24
Dan Gudgel, Terrain-Channeled Convergence, July, page 18
Dan Gudgel, Mountain Wave Parameters, March, page 23
Dan Gudgel, Mountain Wave Forecasting, January, page 18
Weil, Monique
Check Ride Completed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFI-G\Terence Wilson], October, page 53
Whelan, Bob; with Tony Condon
Too Much Fun (Feature Article) [Gatherings\Camps\Cross-Country], February, page 20
White, David (a.k.a. Dave White)
A Sad Start (Soaring Mail) [Safety\Fatalities\Airline Safety Program], August, page 6
Wille, Chad
A Modest Proposal (Soaring Mail) [Magazine\Acronyms], February, page 4
Williams, John
More CAP Promo (Soaring Mail) [Youth\CAP], January, page 4
New Commercial Add-on Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial Add-on\Matt Towsley], January, page 54
New Private Pilot Add-on Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private Add-on\Charlie Freeman], January, page 55
CAP Cadets Soar (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CAP\Solo\Roman Birchwale\Ashley Keenan\Sydney Blain\Adam Commo], February, page 52
Military Competency Instructor Exam (Soaring Mail) [Competency\Exams], March, page 4
Growing Soaring in America (Soaring News) [Promotion\Youth\CAP], May, page 6
CAP Summer Students (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CAP Cadets\Robert Toro\Jonathon Clark\Christian DiDominic\Michael Misson\Cyril Rojas-Wahl\Streve Donnelly\Tom Hayes\Katie Brechbuhl\Liz Clough\Cyril Sukrut Sonty\Jason Blanco], November, page 47
A New CFI-G at New England Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFI-G\Matt Towsey], December, page 50
Sonty Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Sukrut Sonty], December, page 53
Willis, Keith
Museum Artifact? (Soaring Mail) [History\Equipment\Steve Fossett], September, page 4
Wilson, Jack
The Weight and Balance Chart (Feature Article) [Maintenance\Weight & Balance], November, page 24
Wilson, Mark
SSA FAST Program in Action (Soaring News) [Promotion\FAST], September, page 6
Wilson, Terrence
Mathew Gast's First Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Mathew Gast], December, page 52
Windsor, Sam
Certificated at Sixteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Nicholas Windsor], April, page 52
Winter Work
Chuck Coyne, Prue Projects, December, page 3
Woods, Christopher (a.k.a. Chris Woods)
El Mirage An Old Film Student Becomes Nostalgic (Soaring News) [History\Sites\El Mirage], July, page 8
World Competition
Peter Deane, Preparation for the Argentina World Championships, January 2013, November, page 18
Ken Sorenson, Volunteers at the World Gliding Contest in Uvalde, October, page 2
Worrell, Mike
First Glider Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Jon Howell], October, page 52
Puget Sound First Glider Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Jon Howell], November, page 48
Helicopter Pilot Solos a Glider (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Rob Spitzer], December, page 48
Puget Sound Soaring Summer Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Randy Wiser], December, page 48
Wyman, Jack
Warren Eaton's Franklin PS-2 (Feature Article) [Restoration\Franklin PS-2; History\Warren Eaton], November, page 26
Yanetz, Ramy
Safety Slogan Suggestions (Soaring Mail) [Safety\Slogans], January, page 4
Youth
Frauke Elber, Youth Glide USA by Jim Herd, July, page 48
John Williams, More CAP Promo, January, page 4
Sue Martin, Young Region V South Competitors, August, page 8
Michael Misson, High School Solo, November, page 51
Steve Vihlen, Fifteen-year-old Preston Vihlen at the controls of a Schweizer 1-26A, April, cover
Peter Smith, Happenings at Harris Hill, New York, September, page 55
Jim Short, Youth Outreach at SOARING100, February, page 8
Corky Gill, New, Younger Soaring Pilots, August, page 36
John Harte, Father and Son Solo Day at Sandhill Soaring, June, page 54
John Voishan, Young Eagles Gather at Sierra Vista, Arizona, February, page 9
Matt Stephens, Fourteen-Year-Old Solo, November, page 53
Zimmerman, Leigh
2012 Region 5 North Contest Perry, South Carolina (Feature Article) [Competition\Regional\Perry, SC], July, page 32
Torgoen Swiss Professional Pilot Watches (Soaring News) [Equipment\Watches], January, page 6
CAP Celebrates 70 Years of Service (Soaring News) [CAP], January, page 8
SeeYou Version 4.2; Pictures Gallery; Instrument Panel (Soaring News) [Equipment\Computer Codes\SeeYou], January, page 8
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], January, page 46
Garret Gudgel, Private Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Garret Gudgel], January, page 51
High Flight Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Scott Burger], January, page 51
Laurie Harden — Commercial Glider Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Laurie Harden], January, page 51
Black Hills Action (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\CFI-G\John Barney], January, page 52
Louisville Soaring Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Greg Lundberg], January, page 52
Moontown Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Randy Stout], January, page 52
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\David Scott; Obituaries\Joseph Mathias; Obituaries\Robert Lamson; Obituaries\Rene Weber], January, page 53
New CFI-G for Black Hills Club (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFI-G\Dan Christman], January, page 53
Solo at Siskiyou (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Scot Lee], January, page 53
14-Year-Old Solos at Sporty's Academy (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Adam Green], January, page 54
New Rose City CFI-G (Soaring Milestones) [Training\CFI-G\Steve Godbehere], January, page 54
Private Rating Earned (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Ben Fuller], January, page 54
ROTC Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Nolan Dargert], January, page 54
Wurtsboro Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Craig Belon], January, page 54
Central Indy Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Tom Beckenhauer], January, page 55
New Seminole Lake Private Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Frank Ludwig], January, page 55
Contest Insurance Update (Soaring News) [Insurance\Contest], February, page 8
New SZD-54-2 Perkoz (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\SZD-54-2 Perkoz], February, page 8
Win a Quilt from the WSPA (Soaring News) [Prizes\Quilt], February, page 8
Pumpkins Away (Soaring News) [Contest\Drop], February, page 9
(Contributions) [Contributions\Eagle Fund], February, page 36
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], February, page 41
Warm Weather Flyer (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Frank Ludwig], February, page 48
Commercial Rating Add-On (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Kevin Campbell], February, page 52
No Thanksgiving Turkeys at BFSS (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Jeff Wright; Commercial\Andrew Svecz], February, page 52
Sailplane Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Chuck King], February, page 53
Second Generation Glider pilots (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\David Arnold\Alex Nadein], February, page 53
Solo at the Soaring Club of Houston (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Solo\Hugh Short], February, page 54
Sundown Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Huges Webb], February, page 54
New Private Glider Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Rob Edwards], February, page 55
Correction (Soaring Mail) [Correction\Photos], March, page 6
Help Wanted (Soaring Mail) [Authors; Poets; Photographers], March, page 6
Transponder Code Assigned for Glider Use (Soaring Mail) [Equipment\Transponder], March, page 6
"1:1 Scale" Glider Displayed at AMA Convention (Soaring News) [Conventions\Displays; AMA], March, page 8
New Open-Class Gliders: Lange Antares 23-E and Schempp-Hirth Quintus M (Soaring News) [Sailplanes\Angares 23-E\Schempp-Hirth Quintus M], March, page 8
(Contributions) [Contributions\Eagle Fund], March, page 26
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], March, page 48
McHeffey Solo Flight (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Bill McHeffey], March, page 52
LESC Private Pilot Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Peter Redweik], March, page 53
Tampa Bay Soaring Society Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Scott Thomas], March, page 53
Cypress Soaring Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Bert Briones], March, page 54
First Solo for Pedro Azevedo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Pedro Azevedo], March, page 54
TSS Scholarship Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Paul Todd], March, page 54
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Ken Swanson; Obituaries\Betty Ruch; Obituaries\Harry Senn; Obituaries\Scratch Lee; Obituaries\Robert Klemmedson; Obituaries\Wallace Brown], March, page 55
Course Corrections (Soaring Mail) [Corrections\February\Batteries\Photographer], April, page 7
32nd FAI world Gliding Championship Update (Soaring News) [Competition\World\Uvalde\Teams], April, page 8
Standard Class Nationals Limited Handicap Waiver (Soaring News) [Competitions\Standard\Montague\Waivers], April, page 8
Transponder Code for Gliders (Soaring News) [Equipment\Transponders\1202], April, page 8
U.S. Rules Committee Policy Updates (Soaring News) [Competitions\Equipment\Tablets/cell phones], April, page 8
(Contributions) [Contributions\Eagle Fund], April, page 25
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], April, page 49
Add-On Ratings Earned at Seminole Lake Gliderport (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Rick Niles\Vince Massimini\Gary Weave; Private\David Levin], April, page 52
New CFI-G for PGC (Soaring Milestones) [CGI-G\Rich Lanning], April, page 54
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Earnest Shattuck; Obituaries\Jarritt McFarlan; Obituaries\Rolf Bahrengurg], April, page 55
SSA 80th Anniversary (Covers) [SSA\Anniversary\80th], May, cover
Holtz Joins SoaringNV (Soaring Mail) [FBO\Instructor\Russell Holtz], May, page 7
OLC Smiley Faces (Soaring Mail) [Contributions; Competition\OLC], May, page 7
Technical Drawings Protected (Soaring Mail) [FAA\Drawings\Preservation], May, page 8
(Contributions) [Contributions\Eagle Fund], May, page 42
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], May, page 48
Commercial Rating Added (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Don Clobes], May, page 52
Cypress Soaring's Newest Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Mike Kalina], May, page 52
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Rolf Bahrenburg; Obituaries\Maurice Wells; Obituaries\Lewis Hull; Obituaries\Samuel Harry; Obituaries\James Lowell Ross; Obituaries\Hans Vandervlugt; Obituaries\Charles Zichichi; Obituaries\William Russell], May, page 55
Richard H. Ball (Soaring News) [People\Richard H. Ball], June, page 9
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], June, page 52
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Karen Greig; Obituaries\Paul Pencikowski; Obituaries\David Beltz; Obituaries\David Gilgen; Obituaries\Ernest Kampe; Obituaries\Gerald Kaufman; Obituaries\Richard Sacher; Obituaries\Cliff Robertson], June, page 55
Windward Performance DuckHawk Wins 15-Meter Nationals (Soaring News) [Competition\15-Meter Nationals; Sailplane\DuckHawk], July, page 8
OLC Plaque for Region 5 (Soaring News) [Awards\OLC Plaque], July, page 10
Two Michael Wallace Scholarship Grants Awarded for 2012 (Soaring News) [Scholarships\Youth\Jacqueline Justice\Ashley Keenan], July, page 12
Professional Woman Pilot of the Year (Soaring News) [Awards\99s\Neita Montague], July, page 13
STX 165 Mode C Transponder Available (Soaring News) [Equipment\Transponder], July, page 13
The Kolstad Century Badge Awards (Soaring News) [Awards\Kolstad], July, page 13
(Contributions) [Contributions\Eagle Fund], July, page 35
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], July, page 52
New Private Pilot Glider Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Pedro Azevedo], July, page 54
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Edward Brady; Obituaries\William Ordway; Obituaries\Alfred Hume; Obituaries\Thomas Hardy], July, page 55
Gabriel Engle Passes CommercialPilot GliderCheck Ride (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Gabriel Engle], July, page 55
Windward Performance's Extraordinary new DuckHawk (Covers) [Sailpanes\DuckHawk], August, cover
Sunseeker Duo Nears Completion (Soaring News) [Sailplane\Sunseeker Duo; Eric Raymond], August, page 8
(Contributions) [Contributions\Eagle Fund], August, page 38
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], August, page 48
Better Late Than Never! (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Re-earned A & B Badges\Andrew Grimshaw], August, page 53
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Thomas Hardy; Obituaries\Sabrina Jackintell; Obituaries\Sid Pinkston; Obituaries\Lance Chandler; Obituaries\Norbert Paas], August, page 54
Solo at Sixteen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Patrick Frick], August, page 54
First Newly-Modified Australian Blanik L-13 Flies (Soaring News) [Salplanes\Blanik L-13], September, page 6
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], September, page 48
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Henry Judkins; Obituaries\Fred Blair; Obituaries\Lance Chandler; Obituaries\Derek Mackie; Obituaries\Doug Stogner; Obituaries\Richard Newman; Obituaries\Louis Ladas], September, page 50
A New Certificate (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Spencer Hadden], September, page 51
A New Private Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Nikolay Stoyanov], September, page 51
Back Flying After 25 Years (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Tejvir Khruana], September, page 51
New Pilot at PSS (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Robert Shields], September, page 51
Private Check Ride Passed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Matt Gonitzke], September, page 51
A New 17-Year-Old Private Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Lea Mattson], September, page 52
First Solo For Houston Club Member (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Warren Smith], September, page 52
First Solo Soaking (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Richard Smith], September, page 52
New Private Pilot For New England Club (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Deane Williams], September, page 53
Activity At Estrella, Arizona (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial & CFIG\Leo Nagafuchi; Private\Garrett Laging; Private\Mel & Taylor Callen], September, page 54
Private Pilot Glider License (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\David Booth], September, page 54
Solo At 16 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Megan Crosby], September, page 54
(Contributions) [Contributions\Eagle Fund], October, page 36
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], October, page 48
Mark Johnson, Private Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Mark Johnson], October, page 49
Private Pilot in Oahu (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Alex Le Bon], October, page 49
A New Private Pilot at Bermuda High Soaring School (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Albert Brady], October, page 50
Private Pilot Rating Earned at Mile High Gliding (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Dino Valaoritis], October, page 50
Ready to Teach (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Deonna Neal], October, page 50
Airborne at Evergreen (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Jennifer Hunt], October, page 51
New Commercial Pilot at Soar Truckee (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Rick Hammer], October, page 51
New Private Pilot Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\John Day], October, page 51
New Tennessee Glider Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\Private\Sydney Barnes], October, page 51
Tucson Soaring Club Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Andrew Tubbiolo], October, page 51
Glider Rating Added in Minden (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Jesse Heard], October, page 52
Steve Grinstead Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Steve Grinstead], October, page 52
"Glider Mom's" Solo Flight (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Melia Levine], October, page 53
October
(Contributions) [Contributions\Eagle Fund], November, page 35
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], November, page 46
Newly Soloed (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Andrew Seltzman], November, page 48
Solo at 14 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Jeromy Nowicki], November, page 48
Two Brandywine Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\J.B.Wawrzyniak\David Corum], November, page 48
Jillian Dauscher, Private Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Jillian Dauscher], November, page 49
KC Eagle Soaring Club Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Matt Wilk], November, page 49
Add-On at Black Hills Soaring (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Add-on\Janell Eckrich], November, page 50
Reese Fairchild Solo Flight (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Reese Fairchid], November, page 50
Initiation Bath (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Oivia Pinon-Fischer], November, page 51
Spencer DeBerry, Private Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Spencer DeBerry], November, page 51
Glider Solo Accomplished (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Edward Pataki], November, page 52
Nicholas Harvey Solos at Minden (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Nicholas Harvey], November, page 52
Spencer Karam Solos (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Spencer Karam], November, page 52
Adam Fleming Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Adam Fleming], November, page 53
Rating Added-On (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Ray Crockett], November, page 53
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\Joachim Dochler; Obituaries\John Hardy; Obituaries\Robert Klemfuss; Obituaries\Gary Knapp; Obituaries\Allen Ormsbee; Obituaries\John Randall; Obituaries\Joe Reynolds; Obituaries\James Rizzo; Obituaries\Brad Stewart; Obituaries\K.R. Taylor], November, page 54
Successful Glider Rating (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Private\Mark Sorg], November, page 54
Fifth Annual Sequatchie Ridge Badge and Record Camp, Jasper, TN (Soaring News) [Camps\Ridge\Jasper, TN], December, page 6
Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala (Soaring News) [Organizations\CAP; Sailplanes\TG-10B (L-23 Super Blanik)], December, page 6
OLC Champion 2012 - U.S. Pilots and Clubs are World-Beating (Soaring News) [Competition\OLC\Tuscon Soaring Club], December, page 8
U.S. OLC-Plus Champion (Soaring News) [Competition\OLC-Plus\Jim Payne], December, page 8
OLC World Champion (Soaring News) [Competition\OLC\World\Jim Payne], December, page 9
Speed-OLC World Champion (Soaring News) [Competition\Speed-OLC\Jim Payne], December, page 9
U.S. OLC-Plus Club Statistics (Soaring News) [Competition\U.S. OLC-Plus Club\Albuquerque Soaring], December, page 9
U.S. Speed-OLC Champion (Soaring News) [Competition\OLC\U.S. Speed\Jim Payne], December, page 9
(Contributions) [Contributions\Eagle Fund], December, page 44
Contests and Special Events (Soaring Calendar) [Calendar], December, page 47
A Montague Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Tony Edwards], December, page 48
Caesar Creek Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Jacob Goebel], December, page 50
Rating Added (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Jim Clark], December, page 50
Minden Solo at 15 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Cole Pinther], December, page 51
Commercial Rating Added (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Will Moore], December, page 52
Minden Solo at 15 (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Youth\First Solo\Alexis Steele], December, page 52
"All In" After Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Lou Chouinard], December, page 53
Bryan Cotton Commercial Glider Pilot (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Commercial\Bryan Cotton], December, page 54
Gray Kent Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Gray Kent], December, page 54
Modified Bucket Ritual (Soaring Milestones) [Training\First Solo\Dennis Cavagnaro], December, page 54
Perry Walker Solo (Soaring Milestones) [Training\Solo\Perry Walker], December, page 54
Final Glide (Soaring Milestones) [Obituaries\William Ree\Tony Neubert], December, page 55
de Russy, Ken
Hang Glider History (Soaring Mail) [History\Hang Gliders], February, page 6


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