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Advanced Thermaling 1
Techniques For better thermaling.
Date and Time:
Tuesday, April 16, 2019, starting at 20:00 Eastern Daylight Time (17:00 PDT, 18:00 MDT, 19:00 CDT, 14:00 HST, 16:00 AKDT, 17:00 Arizona, 00:00 GMT)
Eric Carden
Brief Description:

This webinar, presented by CFIG and soaring coach extrodinair, Eric Carden, is part one of a two part series to help move your thermaling skills from "intermediate" to "advanced". Warning - If you don't yet have solid intermediate thermaling skills, then some material in this series could actually cause you do do worse! Know thyself and participate at your own risk!

After attending this webinar, you will know how to:

  • Better understand and identify thermal - crossing sounds
  • Center (core) thermals more rapidly
  • Use advanced centering techniques
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Webinar Information

Please register for "Advanced Thermaling 1" on April 16, 2019 at 8pm EDT at the following link:


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email from CITRIX/Go-To-Webinar containing information about joining the webinar.

Upon registration, you will receive an email with the link to be used on the day of the event. WINGS credit will be awarded based upon the email used in the registration, so please use the same email address to register that you also use for WINGS.

We look forward to seeing you.

Registration on FAASAFETY.GOV is not required.

There are 500 virtual seats. You need a computer or telephone to attend.

Seats are limited to 500 and fill up fast so REGISTER TODAY! 

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Sponsoring Division:
Contact Information:
David Lessnick
Phone: (702)353-0104
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

Sponsored by the Soaring Society of America (SSA) and your sailplane centric FAASTeam Representatives.

With over 25 years of soaring experience, Eric has coached at contests, club functions,  and one-on-one with students. He is passionate about helping pilots learn how to stay up and go places!

THIS AND ALL OF OUR SSA WEBINARS ARE NOW ELIGIBLE FOR THE FAA WINGS PROGRAM! The FAA, along with the aviation industry, has realized that annual recurrent training in gliders reduces the accident rate dramatically. These webinars in this series are presented by a different expert and takes place live every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7pm CENTRAL TIME. 

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Credit Applicability:
1 Credit for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
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