Richard croker

Wednesday, March 26, 2008

April GLiding Course 2008

Dear Scholarship students,

Apologies for the late post - I forgot my password!
Welcome to the April Gliding Course hosted by the Naval Gliding Centre at HMS DAEDALUS Lee on Solent. You are one of 13 students on the course. Eleven are victualled at HMS Collingwood and I will meet you there on Friday 4th April at 1900.

The remaining two students are a Naval Officer and a French Cadet. Remember to unsure you have completed your Medical prior to the course. Please read your joining instructions fully. Ring me if any problems.

Lt Chris Jones will be overseeing your stay in the Wardroom. Commander Phil Moore has also organised some power flying training - more on this later.

Feel free to leave an introductory message - I know some already have

Rgds // Lt Richard Croker

Tuesday, June 26, 2007


Welcome to the July Gliding Course at Daedalus Airfield.

Please leave a small message ( see other examples) introducing yourselves.

I will see you on Friday evening at HMS Collingwood

Any problems: you have my details in the joining letter




Tuesday, April 03, 2007

Course Start Date

The course starts NOW on Sat morning 7th April.

Students arrive on the Good Friday in time for a briefing at 7.00 pm in the Wardroom Collingwood. Sorry for the confusion!

Lt Richard Croker

Monday, March 26, 2007

Welcome to the Easter 2007 Course

Welcome to the Easter Gliding Course hosted by Portsmouth Naval Gliding Club. To see more about PNGC - see the link below.

There are 16 studentsa on the Easter Course - 8 FAAOA Scholarship students, 6 BRNC students and two civilains. Can I request you leave a small asynchronous message, introducing yourself, your intersts and aspirations. (See examples from previous courses). The joining instructions and the operations order will be loaded onto this site by Monday 2nd April - please take some time to read these documents.

A sea-daddy - S/Lt Luke Edwards will be overseeing your stay and will be checking this web page to answer any questions you may have.

Good luck - and I look forward to meeting you all

Lt Richard Croker RN (Course manager)

Friday, August 04, 2006

August Gliding Course

Welcome to the August FAA/RN Gliding Course based at Daedalus Airfield Lee-on-Solent. Please leave a small message introducing yourself - and check the joining instructions and operations order - they have been loaded today. Also read the feedback comments fron the previous course, this may be of use. Contact either myself or the Sea Daddy if problems.

See you all on Friday !
Lt Richard CROKER