Flying site / Site de vol
Kagel, California, USA
Jérôme Daoust ( E-mail )
2016/11/11


  1. Conditions
  2. The club supporting the site / Le club supportant le site : SHGA.
  3. Events / Evénement : SHGA.
  4. Bulletin board / Tableau d'affichage : SHGA.
  5. Articles
  6. Schools / Ecoles
  7. Lost and Found / Object perdu ou retrouvé : No info.
  8. How to get there / Comment s'y rendre : SHGA.
  9. Maps / Cartes
  10. GPS coordinates / Coordonnées GPS
  11. Site frequency / Fréquence du site : 147.555 .
  12. Insurance / Assurances
  13. Lodging / Hébergement
  14. Restaurant : No info.
  15. Car rental / Location d'auto : No info.
  16. Image
  17. Video or Animation / Vidéo ou Animation
  18. Cross Country / Vol Voyage
  19. Hazards / Dangers


Conditions

We are hoping for light SSW (202 degree) winds. By order of interest :


Articles


Schools / Ecoles certified by PASA for paragliding and operating at this site.

Ordered alphabetically / Ordonné alphabétiquement:


Maps / Cartes


GPS coordinates / Coordonnées GPS

Description Latitude Longitude Altitude (ASL)
Launch (Saddle) N 34° 20.001' W 118° 23.072' 1074 m (GPS*) 3523' (GPS*)
LZ (next to parking, not the wash LZ) N 34° 19.036' W 118° 24.412' 414 m (GPS*) 1358' (GPS*)
* GPS = Bräuniger / Competino, using WGS84. WGS84 (World Geodetic System 1984) is the Standard Geodetic Datum & the common reference datum used for civilian aviation world wide. More info: Mean Sea Level, GPS, and the Geoid.
** Reported GPS altitude, to be verified.

For a great way to explore this flying site in 3D, see Google Earth's Local points of interest in the Maps section.


Insurance / Assurances


Lodging / Hébergement


Image

Pictures/Images from others (click thumbnail to open full size image in a new window)
Photos/Images des autres (clique la petite image pour ouvrir la photo pleine grandeur dans une nouvelle fenêtre)
528 kB 2002/7/13 Picture of launch from Dimitri Keller.
Photo du décollage fournie par Dimitri Keller.
588 kB 2004/1/1 Picture of launch from Dimitri Keller.
Photo du décollage fournie par Dimitri Keller.
424 kB 2004/4/18 Picture of launch and behind, from Scotty Farnsworth.
Photo du décollage et derrière, fournie par Scotty Farnsworth.

Personal pages :


Video or Animation / Vidéo ou Animation


Cross Country / Vol Voyage

Before you go, know your airspace. For Google Earth: California 3D overlay for classes B/C/D and restricted military airspace.


Hazards / Dangers