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Thermal Maximization For The Advancing Pilot
This webinar will discuss thermal-crossing sounds and sensations and working surges in thermal strength.
Date and Time:
Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 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, CFI-Glider
Brief Description:

This is the first of a four part series of discussions about intermediate to advanced thermalling - things that can help you improve your skills after simply staying in thermals has become pretty easy. 

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Register for the Soaring Society of America (SSA) webinar at the following link:

SSA Webinar - Intermediate / Advanced Thermalling Techniques 4-17-20 Registration

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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, tablet or telephone to attend.

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Sponsoring Division:
Contact Information:
Cindy Brickner
Phone: 760 373-1019
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

SSA’s Webinar series is established to educate current pilots on soaring subjects, provide recurrent training topics, to archive the sessions for future reference and to provide outreach to the public on the sport of soaring.  These webinars are free and accessible via internet browsers and mobile devices.

The presenter, Eric Carden, CFI-Glider, has over 25 years of soaring experience, and 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.

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Credit Applicability:
1 Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 3
FAASTeam Project Information:
National Project:
Any other task not covered in the NPP that is not A/W or Ops
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