ChicagoLand Glider Council 


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The ChicagoLand Glider Council (CLGC) was established in 1938 to help promote and preserve the sport of soaring within a 150 mile radius of Chicago
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CLGC Officers:

President - Aaron Scicluna (SSI)

Vice President - [Vacant]

Treasurer - Jeff Mack (CGC)

Secretary - John DeRosa (SSI)

Webmaster - John DeRosa (SSI)

2017 CLGC Midwest Soaring and Safety Seminar
7th Bi-Annual Event!

Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017

See This Web Site For Full Details!

Past Seminar Presentation Files

Venue: Seigle Auditorium, Elgin Community College

CLGC Youth Grant

Congratulations to the
2016 Primary Grant Awardee
Zachary Nystrom!!

Find the Application and Instructions HERE!

The application Deadline is March 31 of the grant year

The grantee will be announced during the
April Council meeting

Join the CLGC!

Have you paid your
Yearly CLGC dues yet?

Click Here to Download the
Membership & Renewal Form

Note: If you belong to one of CLGC's "host" clubs (Chicago Glider Club, Sky Soaring Glider Club and Windy City Soaring Association),
your CLGC dues are already paid as part of your club's dues!

Thank you for your continued support!



Meeting Schedule & Directions

Upcoming Events
CLGC Meeting are 7:30PM on the Second Tuesday
of each month (November - April) unless otherwise noted.

  • CLGC Meeting - Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Next Meeting
Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
at 7:30PM
Herrick Junior High School

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Meeting Topic
Accident Scenarios

Speaker: Ron Ridenour

Synopsis: Ron will talk about Accident Scenarios and how to use these scenarios and other tools to enhance the Flight Review experience. The newly revised Advisory Circular 61.98C pertaining to Flight Reviews can be used as a reference for the discussion. He will also include a discussion on related topics such as using the FAA Wings program (found at to accomplish the FAR 61.56(e) requirement. A discussion about the FAR 61.31(d) signoff for solo PIC in a glider, the new student pilot application process (AC 60.65F) including the English Language Skill Standards (AC60.28A), and the FAR 61.23 medical requirement will also be discussed.

Please Note: Meeting topic may change without notice.

CLGC Classified Advertisements

See the latest issue of the CLGC Newsletter for classified details.

"The Air Bubble"
Newsletter Archive

(2001 to Date)

Presentations for Downloading

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