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Looking for a Ride? Give Us a Call!

Call us at 860-434-1029 or send us an email at [email protected] for more info on how to experience soaring in Connecticut!

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New Glider Added to CT Soaring Fleet!

Connecticut Soaring Association is pleased to announce the addition of our FOURTH glider to the CSA Fleet.  The Schweizer 1-34 joins our 1-26 and two 2-33 gliders.  The 1-34 is a higher-performance glider suitable for beginning cross country and more advanced flying. With the addition of the 1-34, we can satisfy all pilots from their first flight through advanced soaring!

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2016 Season is nearly here!

Its a rainy May day, but soaring weather isn't too far away!  We have a lot of news to announce including: CSA has acquired our FOURTH glider - a high performance single seat Schweizer 1-34.  The 1-34 is an all-metal, 34:1 glide ratio glider that is a great step up for private pilots who have experience in the 1-26.  The addition of the 1-34 makes CSA one of the biggest glider clubs in the east, and gives pilots of all ranges of experience, from new student, to transitioning power pilot, to experienced glider pilot something to fly and to challenge themselves with. Also, the towplane is coming...

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Open House Sept 12, 2015!

CSA is inviting anyone to our open house to come and learn how YOU can fly gliders and soar with our club. FREE entry for all guests, and join in our raffle for FREE glider rides. BBQ. Videos and lots of gliders - we're expecting lots of visiting gliders from our friends at Greater Boston Soaring Club as their airport is closed for the Sterling Fair. Gliders will be competing in an Cross Country soaring contest, providing training for club members, and rides. Come watch the gliders, parachute jumpers, and more! Schedule: Saturday Sept. 12th 8:00 Setup ground support equipment EZ ups, tables,...

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2014 Season Starts April 19th

After this long winter, CSA will begin it's 2014 season on April 19th. Come out to the airport and visit our operation. You can purchase a FAST certificate through SSA and experience a flight with one of our instructors and actually get to fly a glider. Or, you might consider a membership in the organization. Feel free to contact us for more information.

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CSA adds another glider to it’s fleet!

2013 Continues to be the best!

Our soaring season is in full swing and CSA continues to grow! We've had four people solo so far this season thanks to the hard work of our membership. Our instructors have been busy almost every weekend this year! We're just coming into the late summer fall season which can bring some of the best soaring of the year. Come out and visit us at Danielson Airport!

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Our 2013 Season is Busy!

Our 2013 Season is Busy!

Our Soaring Season is Underway!

Conditions were a bit strong yesterday but we manged to perform some training flights with some of our new members. Good lift late morning and then mellowing out later in the day but the wind remaining persistant. Now is the time to begin flying with us!

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Great Opening Day for CSA

CSA had it's opening day on April 6th. We had a bit of a late start due to the high winds in the morning but we got rolling around noon. Three of our new members had their first flights with CSA with Mark Rovere instructing. Congradulations folks!

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