Glider Hire and Hangar Space
Our gliders for hire include the two-seater Twin Astir, ASK-21, Puchasz, single seater Astir-CS, LS-7. LS-4 and Cirrus.
Oxygen filling is available at our premises, along with limited fuel and hangar space. We have plenty of tie-downs outside and our gliders are launched by two double drum winches with Dyneema.
The first launch of the day is $40, and further launches cost $25. Alice Springs Gliding Club members receive a discounted price of $15 for further launches.
Our glider hires costs $250 per day and are available for training and coaching: ASK-21, Twin Astir, Puchacz and Blanik two seaters. Limited available for hire: Two Astir CS, Jantar Junior, LS-4, ASW-17, Cirrus.
We have two rooms available with queen beds, including the use of a kitchen, club house, barbeque, bathroom amenities for $25 per person.
Become a member of the Alice Springs Gliding Club!
You can become an NT Soaring Club member for $100 per year to participate in club events and join our close community.
As a member of the Alice Springs Gliding Club, you receive discounts on winch launches and glider hire!
As a legal requirement to fly a glider or learning to fly gliders in Australia is a membership of the governing body Gliding Australia, and a membership of an affiliated gliding club. Membership of NT Soaring is free if you are a member of the Alice Springs Gliding Club, otherwise we offer a temporary one-year NT Soaring membership for $100 that also permits you to fly at other gliding clubs. The Gliding Federation of Australia also sells temporary three-month memberships