Pre-flight briefing summary

  1. Check the weather predictions from London Gliding Club, David Masson (Lasham) or your favourite forecast site.
  2. Check the weather:
  3. Check satellite images for cloud:
  4. If volcanic ash warnings are in force, check the Volcanic Ash Advisories.
  5. Check the soundings:
  6. Plan a task and alternates.
  7. Check the NOTAMS at the National Air Traffic Services Ltd web site or by using SPINE or NotamPlot.
  8. If there are NOTAMS for any of the following, check their websites for launch schedules:
  9. Go to Cambridge Gliding Club if you need to check member accounts or the airfield and fleet status.