So you want to go gliding

A recreational activity that involves flying unpowered aircraft known as gliders or sailplanes. What it is:

2nd December, 2006

A recreational activity that involves flying unpowered aircraft known as gliders or sailplanes. Glider pilots stay airborne for hours by seeking out pockets of air that are ascending faster than the glider is descending. What it is:

Fun for anybody who has a problem with heights or a fear of flying - with or without engines. What it isn’t:

The aim is to spend as long as possible soaring before descending to earth....

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