All administrative work is done. Namibia airspace is defined and flyable. The Botswana airspace is free for gliding. The extension as ARO (Aviation Recreation Organisation) is made. The overflight permissions are there. The SSN wishes all pilots a lot of fun, many beautiful and accident-free flights.
Dear colleagues, partners and members, I hope everything is going well with each of you and your loved-ones, and that you are healthy and not too much affected by the COVID pandemic that has hit the world so very unfairly. As you all have witnessed, this past season Namibia went through a terrible drought, Read More …
During the Anual Meeting, held on 16.01.2020, Gysbert von Westhuyzen was elected as Chairman and Rainer Hog as Deputy Chairman. Special thanks were given to the previous chairlady Mrs. Heidi Snyman for her special commitment over the past years.
The SSN ARO (Aviation Recreation Organisation) approval and all the affiliated club approval are now available for download.
We are very happy to release the new airspace definition early in the year. The new files are based on the both documents: AIC A 17_2018 Gliding Area above FL145 and TMZ’s and AIP SUP 08_2018 Gliding Area Above FL145 and TMZ’s A very important part of the new situation is: Gliding is possible in Read More …
Unfortunately, we have to go back to the airspace, as described in version 2.10. This is valid from 29.12.2017 00:00 Z until further notice. The gliding area may not be left.
There’s a new version of the airspace files available here. This Airspace Rules are valid from 17.12.2017 up to 31.01.2018. It is allowed to fly outside of the Special Used Airspace below FL145 and outside of the TMA. Check it out!
There’s a new version of the airspace files available here. Check it out!
Thanks to Wolfgang Joschko, we are happy to give you the latest airspace-files for download here. The ZIP Archive contains five files. OpenAir (TXT) format. For use in flight computers that use the OpenAir format This file is created so that a flight from the glider area (class W) leads to an airspace warning. Adjust the Read More …
Our new Manual of Procedures is available. You can find it in the Internal Part. Since it is still subject to permanent development until our ARO will be finally approved please stay tuned and read the latest version here. Any comments will be highly appreciated. Your SSN Team