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Mountain flying in Omarama

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Glide Omarama is a family run Soaring School, home to some of the worlds most experienced mountain flying instructors.

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3 weeks ago

Glide Omarama

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Wow! Amazing!

Stunning shot!! 👍👍

John Martini this is my country. Come and see us. You and Ana Milivojevic

Soaring like an eagle over the mountains!

2 months ago

Glide Omarama

The clouds cleared late yesterday afternoon, leaving good thermals and a bit of wave. Here are Mike and Dan soaring the summit ridge of Aoraki/Mt Cook!
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The clouds cleared late yesterday afternoon, leaving good thermals and a bit of wave. Here are Mike and Dan soaring the summit ridge of Aoraki/Mt Cook!
https://www.onlinecontest.org/olc-2.0/gliding/flightinfo.html?dsId=6238580

 

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Stewart Gould

2 months ago

Glide Omarama

A new video made by Norbert Scarlat, a Romanian pilot who has flown with us over the past couple of seasons.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=mABXLIogo4gNew Zealand is one of the most spectacular gliding place in the world and Omarama is an unique airfield to spend the holiday. www.glideomarama.com Music: But...
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Buuuuffff ......... super video ........ super quality ..... incredible place .....

Unforgettable place!!!

Right I shall never forget my experience flying here, I’ll be back! (As Arnie says)

Pretty - but gnarly!

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Gliding in New Zealand

The South Island of New Zealand, with Omarama approximately in the centre, produces some of the world’s best wave flying as well as astonishing ridge, thermal and convergence soaring amidst the spectacular and dramatic mountains of the Southern Alps.