these gliders have been operated
by the 3 Wing, AAFC Aviation School's 301 Aviation Training Flight
(310AFT) through lease from the Southern Cross Gliding Club Inc.
The Air Force
also ordered 11
Schleicher ASK 21 Mi
motorised gliders for basic training of cadets
for delivery from August 2014.
The first ASK 21 Mi will left the factory in May 2014 and by the middle of 2015 the entire fleet was fully operational in Australia.
The planned distribution of airframes is:
Page Authors Brendan Cowan and Martin Edwards.
Sources: Messsage Board Discussion, http://www.casa.gov.au/ , www.aafc.org.au , www.airport-data.com , http://www.aviation.3wg.aafc.org.au/ , www.gliding.com.au , http://www.alexander-schleicher.de/ , http://www.alexander-schleicher.de/index_e.htm , http://321sqn.aafc.org.au/sites/default/files/1398895503HQAAFC_RI_04_2014_0.pdf ,
Emails: Martin Edwards, Batman,
Updated 21 April 2015
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