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The Air Training Corps (ATC) is a British volunteer-military youth organisation, sponsored by the Ministry of Defence and the Royal Air Force.
A barge is a flat-bottomed ship, built mainly for river and canal transport of heavy goods.
A brick is building material used to make walls, pavements and other elements in masonry construction.
Frederick 'Fred' Nicholas Slingsby MM (6 November 1894 – 21 May 1973) was the founder of Slingsby Sailplanes Ltd (later Slingsby Aviation).
A glider or sailplane is a type of glider aircraft used in the leisure activity and sport of gliding.
The G103 Twin II (originally designated the G 118) is a German high performance two-seater sailplane made by Grob Aircraft.
This is a list of gliders/sailplanes of the world, (this reference lists all gliders with references, where available) Note: Any aircraft can glide for a short time, but gliders are designed to glide for longer.
The London Gliding Club (LGC) is a members' club whose airfield is located at the foot of the Dunstable Downs.
Primary gliders are a category of aircraft that enjoyed worldwide popularity during the 1920s and 1930s as people strove for simple and inexpensive ways to learn to fly.
The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.
The Schneider Grunau Baby was a single-seat sailplane first built in Germany in 1931, with some 6,000 examples constructed in some 20 countries.
Sedbergh School is a co-educational independent boarding school in the town of Sedbergh in Cumbria, in North West England.
Slingsby Aviation is a British aircraft company based in Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire, England.
The T.31 Tandem Tutor is a British military training glider, designed and built by Slingsby and used in large numbers by the Air Training Corps between 1951 and 1986.
The US Southwest Soaring Museum is an aviation museum, located at 918 E US Route 66, in Moriarty, New Mexico, United States that focuses on the history of gliding in the western United States.