Gransden Lodge - Hardwick - Gransden Lodge
|Minimum set-off height||3,000 ft|
|Airspace||Stay below 5,200 ft QFE south of Gransden. If you get low over Bourn airfield, land rather than getting in the way of Bourn traffic!|
|BGA Ladder Points||113|
|Suitable weather conditions||winds from north with moderate thermals or better|
This task is an out and return. Do the task when the winds are from the north-east so you are blown back towards the airfield. Stay clear of the approaches to Bourn's runways.
The village of Cambourne and Bourn airfield are easily recognisable landmarks. Note that the main runway at Bourn points towards Gransden Lodge.
- GRL (Gransden Lodge)
- the main hangar at Gransden Lodge
- HDW (Hardwick)
- bridge over dual carriageway between two roundabouts, east of Bourn airfield
- minimum height: 2,400 ft