It is most disappointing to hear the Elsinore hang gliding launch is threatened by power lines. It is a fabulous area to fly and I think it well worth the cost for me to regularly visit from Melbourne. Take away the flying and there will no longer be a reason for me to visit.
Thanks for the great article. I have been involved with hang gliding and paraGLIDING (NOT paraSAILING!) for many years here in British Columbia and a common destination for us Western Canadian pilots is Lake Elsinore. The site is definitely world famous amongst free flight pilots and it would be a shame to lose it as […]
The most interesting proposals in last week’s state of the State speech by Governor Schwarzenegger were the merit pay for teachers and the idea for changing how public employee pensions are handled. Both ideas have raised the ire of the public employee unions, and neither is likely to move very far in the California Legislature. […]