Day 4 – Russian Course

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Just when we thought we would have some rest after yesterday's long drive from Vittorio Veneto, the forecast sends us to Italy again! Leaving to Bordano in a few minutes...

Cloud coverage forecast for today looks better in area of Gemona
Morning briefing
Morning briefing



Bordano launch


Our original plan to fly from Gemona launch failed because of the road works on the way up. We had to turn around and go to Bordano launch instead. By the time we were at the take off it was already raining in the back mountains. No way to fly our nice task towards Slovenia and back...

Bordano launch
Rain in Bordano





Bordano allows to have some decent flying even when there is rain everywhere around. The thunderstorm in the back mountains pushes the air out, towards the flatlands. Which is great as you can just fly as far as you want towards the sea on the edge of the sun and the shadow.

Course Diary