Visiting Pilots

Airfield Information
Gowran Grange, County Kildare, Leinster, Ireland

Details
ICAO: EIGN
Type: Airfield
Latitude: 53°10’40″N (53.1777778)
Longitude: 6°38’08″W (-6.6355556)
Elevation: 149 m (490 ft)
Runway: 03 / 21
Longest: 472 m (1,548.55 ft)
Radio : 130.400 Mhz
Circuits: Right hand circuit onto 03. Left hand circuit onto 21

Experienced Power Pilots
Any experienced power pilot will generally find it relatively easy to adapt to gliding and enjoy a different flying experience. The following are useful reading resources prior to visiting the club.

Visiting Glider Pilots
Visiting glider pilots are welcome at the club. You will generally need to bring your log book and solo flying is subject to satisfactory check flights. You will find the following links useful.

General Information for all Visitors
You will also find the following pages helpful if you have not already viewed them:


Where we are
Dublin Gliding Club
Gowran Grange Airfield
Punchestown
Naas
Co. Kildare
W91 VN52
Phone: 087 902 5023
EMail: contact@dublinglidingclub.ie
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COVID-19 Notice

The IGSA Council has issued the following statement on the present COVID-19 pandemic: In view of Government recommendations on the COVID-19 pandemic, the IGSA requires that all group gliding activities cease until further notice. These include flying and in person briefing sessions and lectures. People engaged in maintenance activities must observe all recommendations issued by the Government/HSE. Given the current extraordinary circumstances, please be advised that Dublin Gliding Club are not in a position to resume normal club instructional gliding operations until further notice.