Recent Blog Entries

What to drink, v.1 about not flying
/ AUSTRALIA

What to drink, v.1 about not flying

Хочу рассказать про два вида напитков, в зависимости от задач. Сперва немного про то, что не связано с полетами. Если ...
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AVIONICUS livetracking

AVIONICUS livetracking

Dear readers, English version is right next to Russian text. Тестирование ливтреккинга Авионикус в Австралии. Ливтреккинг полетов – это многообещающая ...
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Coastal flying in Victoria

Coastal flying in Victoria

Time to sort the photos and posts, to put the memories together, to work in Moscow for next 4 weeks, ...
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The final, 6th task is completed
/ AUSTRALIA, Hang gliding

The final, 6th task is completed

Was a cool day and bright task setting allowing us to fly to the goal and have it safe in ...
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5th task is stopped -- swapping all the first lines in Results
/ AUSTRALIA, Hang gliding, Travels

5th task is stopped — swapping all the first lines in Results

Yesterday we had a 158 downwind to south with a potential overcast later as the day progresses. Was fair bit ...
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4th task, evening
/ AUSTRALIA, Hang gliding, Travels

4th task, evening

About 26 in the goal after 260 km (me too). Unfortunately Attila wasn’t at goal, that’s gonna change the accent ...
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4th task
/ Travels

4th task

We have a blue day with 255 km task to the West with ceiling up to 9000ft. Hohoho, sounds like ...
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3rd day
/ AUSTRALIA, Hang gliding

3rd day

About 35 people are on the goal in 190 km from Forbes. Flew my personal best in distance today. After ...
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2nd day results and the plan for the 3rd day
/ AUSTRALIA, Hang gliding, Travels

2nd day results and the plan for the 3rd day

http://www.forbesflatlands.com/results.html Many people have made it, including me. Zac is the first followed by Jochen and Gordon. But the story ...
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2nd competition day
/ Travels

2nd competition day

N winds with thunderstorms to the north of Forbes area send us with a zigzag task through 2 TP to ...
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1st day results

1st day results

Plenty of pilots at goal with Attila first! http://www.forbesflatlands.com/results-show.html?id_results=15&db=results2015&class=results_open I myself ended up with a deserved landing after a 100 ...
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First competition day, 1st January 2015

First competition day, 1st January 2015

Having a competition day in Australia is a great way to begin the next year, isn’t it!? 🙂 Today we ...
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Forbes, training days

Forbes, training days

Finally in Forbes, training with aerotowing and getting ready with the glider. Couple days before in Stanwell Park my drag ...
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Вьетнамский кофе и дельта-планы на 2015

Вьетнамский кофе и дельта-планы на 2015

Привет, народ! Правда, название темы с упоминанием Вьетнамсокого кофе выглядит несколько абсурдным? Мне еще нравится слоган про Солнце Вьетнама в ...
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Подвески Rotor в России
/ blog, Hang gliding, harness, Rotor

Подвески Rotor в России

На форуме deltaplanerizm.ru написала пост про то, как можно купить подвески Ротор: http://deltaplanerizm.ru/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=3058 А тут собственно сама продукция Нене Ротора: ...
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Human Factor: Risk assessment
/ blog, sport

Human Factor: Risk assessment

http://www.powder.com/human-factor/index.php Interesting project, accomplished by David Page and his team happening to be skiers. The pre-story comes from a variety of fatal accidents ...
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Passing by Kremlin on V10 Epic Sport surf ski!

Passing by Kremlin on V10 Epic Sport surf ski!

Wanna show these superb shots of my hometown. I believe many of you have seen Kremlin photos, our great and ...
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Lienz and Dolomites in October

Lienz and Dolomites in October

This one is almost repeating myself from Facebook. Just to have it here and to show nice shots the people ...
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Dune de Pyla, playing low

Dune de Pyla, playing low

This place deserves a separate post, not very long though. The Dune is located on the west coast of France ...
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Some thoughts about Masterclasses. Laragne and Sant Andre shots.

Some thoughts about Masterclasses. Laragne and Sant Andre shots.

This chapter is about non-competition flying in Masterclasses. This summer I got amused being asked for several times – why ...
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Annecy, Arcones, Lumbier in July 2014

Annecy, Arcones, Lumbier in July 2014

Huh, time is passing by and I am of course losing inspiration to write about events left 2-3 months behind ...
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Training day is cancelled

Training day is cancelled

Yesterday they predicted severe thunderstorms, strong wind on high altitude and just a short flyable window. The forecast for the ...
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Free flying preparations in Annecy

Free flying preparations in Annecy

WHOA! This is in short my impressions from two days of flying here. This post is without any technical details ...
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About DHV certification
/ Hang gliding, moyes, photos

About DHV certification

A little bit about bureaucratic side of hang gliding — certification tests. A while ago it turned out that my ...
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Shots from the flight over the main Alpine chain

Shots from the flight over the main Alpine chain

I think most of people have already seen them on facebook, but for history I am posting them here now ...
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