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Lasham Gliding Society now accepting donations to support campaign against TAG Farnborough airspace decision

PUBLISHED: 10:26 28 September 2018 | UPDATED: 12:46 28 September 2018

Lasham Gliding Club (c) Julian Berry, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Lasham Gliding Club (c) Julian Berry, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

© Mike Turner

The society have already voiced their opposition to the CAA’s decision to impose controlled airspace around Farnborough Airfield and are now accepting donations to fund their challenge

To read more about Lasham Gliding Society’s official challenge to the CAA’s decision regarding controlled airspace at Farnborough, click here.

Donations will be accepted through bank transfer – their preferred method – and through an online form.

John McCullagh, Honorary Treasurer of Lasham Gliding Society, said any donations will ‘help our fight to maintain safe access to the airspace around Farnborough’.

He also said: ‘This campaign should also set a precedent to ensure greater scrutiny of future new controlled airspace proposals throughout the country.’

Click this link make a donation and to read more about the terms and conditions that come with supporting the campaign financially.

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