Aerobatics at Buckminster Gliding Club
Buckminster Gliding Club is recognised as the leading centre for glider aerobatics nationally. A full range of training is available for complete beginners through to those practicing aerobatics for world class competitions and display flying.Read more
Buckminster Gliding Club owns a Slingsby T61F Falke Motor Glider. This versatile aircraft can be used for private flying and is used by the Club for glider pilot and for National Private Pilot’s Licence (NPPL) training.Read more
Spreading your wings
Whilst Buckminster Gliding Club can boast having an excellent facility in Saltby airfield and has relative freedom to soar the local airspace, it relies heavily on thermals for pilots wishing to stay aloft. This can be frustrating, particularly during the winter months, when thermals are hard to come by.