Take off and Landing Spots:
GENERAL TAKE OFF INFORMATION
Landing Site Puerto Naos (official): W 17,908629 N 28,5844745
East of the beach promenade on the soccer field. Attention, thermals
With S Wind on the parking lot far away of obstacles. Approach on left!
Alternative Landing Sites: Visit them before !
Charco Verde W 17,899024 N 28,572583
(Landing in the little bay)
El Remo W 17,888568 N 28,5521906
(Attention telephone cable at Rest. 7-Islas)
Landing on the beach of Puerto Naos is not allowed. If landing on the official
sites is not save (turbulences, many pilots, emergency), it might be better to
risk a forfeit for a secure landing.
Landing on the beach promenade is prohibited. Please do not walk with
open gliders on the promenade.
You should pack your glider on the beach side of the promenade, leaving
enough room for pedestrians (4mt at least).
Start Nº 1: Puerto Naos W 17,902177 N 28,586762
240 m. W-SW. Turbulences with S and Nord wind. Parking above take
off. Driving down to the take-off is not allowed.
Start Nº 2: Campanarios W 17,869102 N 28,580566
Privat cars must be parked at the end of the road. Walk ~ 30 mins from here.
- 800/900 m. SW-NW Alternative landing site in Charco Verde.
Start Nº 3: Jedey W 17,883048 N 28,582477
650 m. SW. W. Rarely used and might be overgrown.
Start Nº 4: El Gallo (1300-er) W 17,848952 N 28,6165694
1300 m. W-NW. Alternative landing site in the soccer field of San
Nicolas. Before starting assure good wind conditions in Puerto Naos.
Start Nº 5: Fire Tower El Time W 17,925362 N 28,691611
1100 m. NW. Turbulence with south and eastern winds. Landing site at
the beach of Tazacorte. Attention, strong winds may blow out of the
Start Nº 6: Puntagorda W 17,933593 N 28,7524074
1600 m. WNW. Landing aside the Helicopter landing (W -17,994432; N
28,7799857). Flight must be authorized by the mayor. Attention: minimum
glide ratio of 7+ without wind.
Start Nº 7: Barlovento Costa W 17,793707 N 28,8385596
Temporary closed. 250 m. N-NO. Landing „Fajana de Barlovento“ 10m,
(W -17,788627 N 28,8430799). Attention, changing winds. Minimum glide
ratio of 1:3 without wind.
Start Nº 8: Cumbre San Andres y Sauces W 17,834105 N 28,7512347
2.140 m. N - NE. Attention: forming of lower clouds is already in the early
morning possible. Wind direction and intensity may change below the
inversion. Take off with low inclination. Landing site Puerto Espindola 10
m, (W -17.763525 N 28.811293). Glide ratio 1:5 without wind.
Start Nº 9: Puntallana W 17.743856 N 28.745871
430 m. N, NE, E. only top-landing possible. The former communicated
landing site is not available until further notice.
Always happy landing!