Checkrides and Instruction Day

Today the Midwestern Soaring Association had 2 checkrides lines up with DPE Van Wormer. Mike Ketteman passed his Private Pilot Glider checkride and Sam Samarasinghe passed his Commercial Pilot Glider checkride. Congratulations to both! There was plenty of work for the 2-22 today as there were instruction rides between the Read more…

Limited September Soaring

September has already started and midwestern soaring association is still active. The towplane got fixed on Labor Day so September 7th we were good to fly again! The forecasts were blue skies and a limited mixing height. A good day to do some training flights, but also some fun flights Read more…

Summer 2019 Flying Season

The gliding season started late this year. Nevertheless we have been flying almost every weekend since! Here is a collection of pictures I took or that got send to me. I will try to post the pictures more frequent and get more frequent updates on this website. Enjoy the pictures Read more…

CAP Glider Flying

Even with the late start this summer, Midwestern Soaring Association has been flying a lot! Part of this are the flights for the Civil Air Patrol. A handful of MSA members are also part of the CAP. Gliding operations at Richter Airport include O-Rides for the CAP Cadets as part Read more…