Porterville Paragliding Sites - Brandvlei Dam

Paragliding Porterville - SIV at Brandvlei Dam
SIV at Brandvlei. 

SITE NAME: Brandvlei Dam
DESCRIPTION: Brandvlei Dam is a boat-winch site mainly used for SIV courses.

SAHPA GRADING: 
 - PG BASIC with winch conversion
WIND: All
GPS: S33°41'20.44" E19°24'35.92"
ALTITUDE: 210m (ASL).
AIRSPACE:
- Clearance: Worcester Airport, Flying Club & Cape Gliding Club
- Ceiling:
  - Cape Town TMA E Class C, FL085.
- Nearby:
  - 10km E; FAD157, SFC-FL70.
LAUNCH: Grass strip by die Yacht Club with various other take offs around the dam depending on wind direction.
LANDING: Take Off.
CAUTIONS:
- Worcester Airport and Sailplane Winch Park immediately adjacent to the dam.
- Do not fly without prior arrangement.
- Do not fly without airband radio.
- SE in summer, NW in winter usually blows out in the afternoon with no/little warning.
DIRECTIONS:
- Drive from Cape Town on the N1 towards Worcester.
- Take the 1st off ramp at Worcester.
- Turn right towards town.
- Drive for 3km until you get to a T-junction.
- Turn right into Durban Road.
- Drive for 4,5 km to another T-junction, Nekkies resort will be on your left and the entrance to the Yacht Club in front of you.
- Enter the Yacht Club and pay at the booth.
CARETAKER: Kaapse Buitepos Klub
SITE RULES: Click
PERMISSION:
- Members and guests only.
- Sign in at the Yacht Club.
SITE FEES: See site rules.

 





 

Porterville Paragliding - Winching for SIV at Brandlvlei
Winching for SIV

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  Take-Off (IWeather):
Date : 2017/08/20
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Dew : 7 °C
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