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N.C.S.A BUSINESS MEETING/ AWARDS DINNER - 2010. FIRST SOLO in 2009. Fritz Henshaw: First Glider solo, July 12 Russell Reed: First Solo: April 4 John Pericich: First Solo – Nov. 15th Len Edmondson First Solo- February. New Glider Ratings or Wings. Sal Lopez: PPG MIke Shapia: PPG

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N c s a business meeting awards dinner 2010

N.C.S.A BUSINESS MEETING/AWARDS DINNER - 2010


First solo in 2009

FIRST SOLO in 2009

Fritz Henshaw: First Glider solo, July 12

Russell Reed: First Solo: April 4

John Pericich: First Solo – Nov. 15th

Len Edmondson First Solo- February


New glider ratings or wings

New Glider Ratings or Wings

Sal Lopez: PPG

MIke Shapia: PPG

George Papich: PPG

Larry Suter: Commercial Glider

Tristan Duplan: Commercial Glider

Tristan Duplan: CFIG

  • Paul MacDonald: Commercial Glider

  • Mike Voie: CFIG

  • Mike Mayo: WINGS

  • Mark Violet: WINGS

  • Morteza Ansari: WINGS

  • Charlie Ferguson: WINGS


Badges badge legs

BADGES & BADGE LEGS

Fritz Henshaw: SSA 'A' Badge,

Mark Violet: 'C' Badge; Silver Distance

Len Edmondson: 'A' Badge

Russell Reed: 'A' Badge

John Pericich: 'A' Badge

Paul McDonald: C Badge; 'Bronze' Badge; Silver Altitude

Mike Voie: Bronze Badge

Taylor Nichols: Silver Distance 97km

Morteza Diamond Altitude, completing Diamond Badge


Air sailing camps

Air Sailing Camps

Paul McDonald: Thermal Camp

Mark Violet: Cross-Country Camp

Mike Voie, X-C camp

Taylor Nichols - X-C camp

Peter Kelemen: Libelle Gathering


Check outs in new gliders

CHECK-OUTS IN NEW GLIDERS

Paul McDonald: G-103; G-103 Acro; G-102; SGS 2-32

Mark Violet: G-103

Mike Shapira: G-103

Morteza Ansari: ASK 21 and LS-4


Flights at new glider sites

FLIGHTS AT NEW GLIDER SITES

Ramy Yanetz: 1. Montague; 2. Boulder City; 3 King Mountain, Idaho

Paul McDonald: Air Sailing; Dillingham, HI

Yuliy Gerchikov: King Mountain Glider Park inaugural safari,

Larry Suter: Bishop

Fritz Henshaw: Minden

Rolf Peterson: King Mountain Idaho

Mike Voie: Dillingham, Hawaii


First xc glider flight

FIRST XC GLIDER FLIGHT

Paul McDonald: ASI-Flanigan Dry Lake - ASI

Mark Violet: First X-C flight at ASI – PASCO’s Longest Silver Distance Award

Taylor Nichols: First X-C flight at ASI


Personal bests in 2009

PERSONAL BESTS in 2009

Ramy Yanetz: Hollister to Tehachapi to MtWhitney to Harris Ranch (437sm); 4 flights over 1,000km from Ely and Parowan

Buzz Graves: 4/15/09 - epic day - o&r to Grapevine

-Mike Mayo: Final Glide from TRK from USMC base west of Mt Patterson; took 1 hr starting in the shade and bloody cold!

Larry Suter: out of Bishop; 243 miles (391 km) is his longest flight, ever. Aided by a fabulous handicap (which is unchanged) came in second for the Sawyer Award.


Personal bests in 2009 page 2

PERSONAL BESTS in 2009 (page 2)

Morteza Ansari: first 750km, climbed to 26.5K, flight over Mt. Whitney (has been a goal for a long time)

Fritz Henshaw: 4,700' at Byron and 11,000' Truckee (dual)

Mike Green: completed all tasks at Air Sailing Sports Class Contest and Parowan Super Regionals-t was a pretty good season for this old fart. 3rd place at Crazy Creek, 2nd place at Air Sailing, 7th out of 27 at the Parowan Super Regionals.


Landouts planned and otherwise

LANDOUTS (planned and otherwise)

Ramy Yanetz - 8 unplanned and 9 planned

Mike Mayo: 2 planned from TRK:

Rolf Peterson: Silver Springs Airport; Flanigan Dry Lake

Mike Green: Crazy Creek and Montague

Paul McDonald: Flanigan Dry Lake (planned)

Mark Violet: Flanigan Dry Lake (unplanned)

Taylor Nichols: Gerlach and back; First Cross-Country flight

Mike Voie: Air Sailing to Truckee Landed in dry lakebed outside Reno-Stead (unplanned)


Total glider cross country statute miles

TOTAL GLIDER CROSS-COUNTRY STATUTE MILES

Advanced Class

Rolf Peterson:

1,623 sm

Yuliy Gerchikov: 8728 sm

RAMY YANETZ: 17,617sm

Standard Class

Mike Mayo:

4,443 sm

Mike Green: 4756sm

Buzz Graves: 6,459 sm


Total glider hours

TOTAL GLIDER HOURS

Advanced Class

Rolf Peterson: 110hr

Yuliy Gerchikov: 170.4 hr

RAMY YANETZ:

320 hr

Standard Class

Larry Suter 94.1 hr

Peter Kelemen:

102.9 hr

Mike Green: 104.7 hr


Longest flight sm from byron

LONGEST FLIGHT (SM) – FROM BYRON

Standard Class

Len Edmondson: 30sm

Larry Suter: 63sm on 4/10/ 3.2hr

PETER KELEMEN: 78sm/3 hr

Advanced Class

  • Morteza Ansari: 174sm (280km)3.8hr

  • RAMY YANETZ: 290 sm 10/4/09


Longest flight using club ships

LONGEST FLIGHT USING CLUB SHIPS

Tristan Duplan: 40sm in KP over Reno

Mike Voie SS out of Air Sailing 77 Statute miles one way past Ravendale


Longest distance sm anywhere

LONGEST DISTANCE (SM) - ANYWHERE

Standard Class

Larry Suter: 243 sm out of Bishop

Mike Green: 305 sm Parowan to Grand Canyon

Buzz Graves: 376sm (604km) - from olc list

MIKE MAYO: 419sm


Longest distance sm anywhere1

LONGEST DISTANCE (SM) - ANYWHERE

Advanced Class

Rolf Peterson: 293sm 7/24/09 Air Sailing - Lobdell Lake - Flanigan -Petersen Ridge - Air Sailing (HP14)

Morteza Ansari: (759km )472smBishop-Tonopah-Austin-Cerro Gordo-Bishop. Most of flight was over new ground and areas I have never flown before, amazing flight

Yuliy Gerchikov: 644sm TRK-Darwin-Boundary Peak-Tinemaha-Verdi-TRK

RAMY YANETZ: Hollister-Yuma 679sm


Highest altitude achieved from byron

HIGHEST ALTITUDE ACHIEVED FROM BYRON:

Standard Class

Mark Violet: 6,000

Tristan Duplan: 6,200'

PETER KELEMAN: 7,200'

  • Advanced Class

  • Morteza Ansari: 9200'

  • RAMY YANETZ: 18,000' 3/29 - north wind wave


Highest altitude achieved anywhere

HIGHEST ALTITUDE ACHIEVED ANYWHERE:

Advanced Class

Mike Green 17,499'

Mike Mayo, 18,000'

Morteza Ansari: 26,500'

  • Standard Class

  • Mark Violet: 13,000: ASI

  • Larry Suter: 17,999' several times in Sierra

  • Tristan Duplan/Mike Voie: 28,000‘ 10/3/09 -KP-Minden wave


Fastest average x c speed anywhere

FASTEST AVERAGE X-C SPEED ANYWHERE

Standard Class

Peter Kelemen:48mph 157 miles

Mike Mayo: 71MPH (114km/hr) over 296sm (476 km) - chasing Tony Gaechter

MIKE GREEN: 85mph over 302 sm- Air Sailing Contest


Fastest average x c speed anywhere1

FASTEST AVERAGE X-C SPEED ANYWHERE

Advanced Class

Yuliy Gerchikov: 86.4 MPH over 404 sm, Parowan-La Sal Range -Parowan

Morteza Ansari: 73mph (117.3km/hr) (759KM)

RAMY YANETZ: 98mph along 246sm during a 1,000km flight (90MPH along the whole 679sm)


Total number of flights in 2009

TOTAL NUMBER OF FLIGHTS IN 2009

Peter Kelemen 51fl

Mark Violet: 53 fl

Buzz Graves: 55 fl

Ramy Yanetz: 65fl

Larry Suter: 67fl

Tristan Duplan 68 fl

Mike Voie: 155 fl

  • Mike Mayo: 20fl

  • Morteza Ansari: 25fl

  • Yuliy Gerchikov: 30fl

  • Len Edmondson: 48fl

  • Eric Yeargan: 32 fl

  • Fritz Henshaw: 39 fl

  • Mike Green: 42

  • Buzz Graves: 47


Personal bests and records

PERSONAL BESTS AND RECORDS:

Mike Mayo wrote that :

"NCSA WAS Number 1 in region 11 in 2009 ... <http://www.onlinecontest.org/olc-2.0/gliding/clubRanking.html?rt=olc&sp=2009&st=olc&c=US&sc=11>

Number 7 in all of North America... <http://www.onlinecontest.org/olc-2.0/gliding/clubRanking.html?rt=olc&sp=2009&st=olc&c=C6&sc=>

“Well done NCSA!"


14 pilots listed flights in olc under ncsa page 1

14 pilots listed flights in OLC under NCSA: page 1

Taylor Nichols: 143km

Mike Voie: 1,026km

Rolf Petersen:2,087km

Larry Suter: 3,069km

Morteza Ansari:(2508sm) 4037km/ 13 flights

Peter Kelemen: 4147km (2577 sm)/22 flights

Jim Conger:4,261km

Mike Green:4,693km


14 pilots listed flights in olc under ncsa page 2

14 pilots listed flights in OLC under NCSA: page 2

Mike Mayo:4440sm ( 7087km)/24 flights

Shannon Madsen: 5,848km

Uwe Kleinhempel:5,684km

Yuliy Gerchikov: 6,931km

Buzz Graves: (40th in the USA) for total  6,459sm (10,394km),    55 flights

Ramy Yanetz: 36 flights totalling 12,522sm - flew more miles and more hours -also more landouts - than any previous year - incl to Yuma, AZ

NCSA ended in 6th place overall in USA!


Pilot of the year advanced

PILOT OF THE YEAR: ADVANCED


Pilot of the year advanced1

PILOT OF THE YEAR: ADVANCED

RAMY YANETZ - is in 6th place worldwide (and 5th in USA), as well as 1st in the US OLC-FAI  

5th in the U.S. under OLC - flew to Yuma, Az from the Bay Area

SSA is honoring Ramy with an Award in Little Rock this Saturday at the SSA Awards Banquet for: SSA-OLC Champion FAI-OLC, Ramy Yanetz (Northern California Soaring Association) !!

Mike Green wrote: Although Ramy's personal achievements have bought him recognition, his greatest achievements, IMHO, is that he has revitalized NCSA and other soring clubs and sites. His pioneering efforts in expanding cross-country soaring in our region have been just wonderful.


Pilot of the year standard

PILOT OF THE YEAR: STANDARD

BUZZ GRAVES: seems to have fun in the sky most times, dozens of flights; shares his enthusiasm;

#40 in the U.S on total flights on OLC;

#6 in Region 11


Most improved pilot of 2009 advanced

MOST IMPROVED PILOT OF 2009- ADVANCED

MORTEZA ANSARI - 750K, climb to 26.5K, flight over Mt. Whitney (nothing major, but have been a goal for a long time), flew over new areas (Tonopah, Austin)


Most improved pilot of 2009 standard

MOST IMPROVED PILOT OF 2009- STANDARD

MARK VIOLET

PASCO’s Longest Silver Distance Award

Air Sailing XC Camp

First Unplanned Landout (Flannigan’s Dry Lake)

53 Flights

G 103 Checkout

C-badge


2009 instructors

2009 Instructors:

Mike Schneider,

Rolf Peterson,

Buzz Graves,

Mike Voie

Tristan Duplan

Monique Weil


Total glider instructional flight hours given

TOTAL GLIDER INSTRUCTIONAL FLIGHT/HOURS GIVEN:

Rolf Peterson: 96fl/41hr

Mike Voie: 126/40hr

Monique Weil: 257 fl/87hr

Mike Schneider: ?? fl/ 117.4 hr


Instructor of the year best backseat driver

INSTRUCTOR OF THE YEAR (BEST BACKSEAT DRIVER):

Mike Schneider 117.4 hrs


2009tow pilots

2009Tow Pilots:

Boris Deianov

Thomas Daniel (sub)

Steve Yoder

Edward Doerr

Don Brown

Uwe Kleinhempel

Ken Ferguson 8.7hr/52 tows (partial year)

Dennis Vied 24.4hr/125 tows

Rolf Peterson 12hr/47tows


Tow pilot of the year

TOW PILOT OF THE YEAR:

Dennis Vied 24.4hr/125 tows

“That was so much fun I think I’ll do it again”


Ncsa spark plug of the year 2009

NCSA SPARK PLUG OF THE YEAR 2009:

Richard Duggan

  • Dozens of hours spent to keep the tow plane running

  • Dozens of hours working on the Blanik AS control surfaces project;

  • Always responds when help is needed: e.g. club phone breaks down;

  • Work Day Boss - with lunches, etc.


Survivor of the year

SURVIVOR OF THE YEAR:

BILL LEVINSON- FIFTH YEAR AS NCSA PRESIDENT


Best article

BEST ARTICLE:

PAUL MCDONALD - THERMAL CAMP


Soaring with condors award

SOARING WITH CONDORS AWARD

BUZZ GRAVES - for the magic he brings to his flights; for his enthusiasm, inspiration, describing what he sees and thinks in his flights so the rest of us can enjoy it vicariously


Best photo eric nelson

BEST PHOTO: ERIC NELSON

Jan 25, 2009


Most original screw up

MOST ORIGINAL SCREW-UP:

FRITZ HENSHAW

Taking the wrong 'baby' home


Most forgiving club member

MOST FORGIVING CLUB MEMBER

ROY MOELLER

“I’m sure I parked it here somewhere”


N c s a business meeting awards dinner 2010

FINALLY, WE CLOSE BY GIVING BUZZ ONE LAST AWARD

Welcome to the ADVANCED CLASS


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