Gliders on 7, Airplanes on 32

7n32

Airplane Pattern in Green, Glider Pattern in Red

NOTE: Image is not to scale.

This case presents an opportunity for nearly head-on operations . Consider ensuring that the you are well above the traffic pattern altitude (1200-ft) if you cross the base or final leg of the airplane traffic pattern (point A on the drawing) and well below traffic pattern altitude when crossing the downwind leg (point B).  Remain extra vigilant.

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