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The Glider Pilot's Technical Website

This web site covers a wide range of technical subjects, presented concisely and succinctly.   It outlines the services provided by Dickie Feakes, who has over 60 years experience in installing, servicing and maintaining instruments and radios in gliders, and is a mine of information on related technical subjects.   Dickie flies from Bicester with the Windrushers Gliding Club.   He has completed in many competitions including the UK Nationals and has all 3 diamonds.

The section on FAQs answers many of the more common technical queries, while the Data Sheets cover more detailed topics.  If you cannot see the answer to your question, please send it to and I will do my best to give you a straightforward, authoritative answer.

A glance at the links on the left of this page will give a broad overview of the wide range of information covered.   The panel below is updated when new information is placed on the site.

A small range of stock is carried which is listed under the Items for Sale link.

Bicester Aviation Services are the authorized UK Distributors for the full range of Naviter products.   As Bicester Aviation are not currently registered for VAT, they have appointed two UK authorized sales agencies for Naviter products in the UK;  LXavionics Ltd  and NAVboys.    Bicester Aviation also provides technical advice and support for LX Navigation, Funkwerk and Flarm products marketed in the UK by LXavionics Ltd