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We offer three months membership which includes your first flight. This gives the opportunity for you to become a member and begin flying with us. As a member of Dublin Gliding Club there is no charge for flight instruction. The membership fee for three months is €160…….Read More


Club History

The first Dublin Gliding Club was formed in 1934 and operated successfully near the site that later became Dublin Airport, but it seemed to fade away after 1936. A second Dublin Gliding Club appeared briefly in 1949 but never succeeded in commencing flying operations……Read More


There are so many questions that you might have in relation to flying a glider and arriving at Dublin Gliding Club. Some question can be…..Who to contact? Where we are? What to bring? Am I too young or old? For all your questions answered…….Read More

Where we are
Dublin Gliding Club
Gowran Grange Airfield
Co. Kildare
W91 VN52
Phone: 087 902 5023
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COVID-19 Notice

The IGSA Council has issued the following statement on the present COVID-19 pandemic: In view of Government recommendations on the COVID-19 pandemic, the IGSA requires that all group gliding activities cease until further notice. These include flying and in person briefing sessions and lectures. People engaged in maintenance activities must observe all recommendations issued by the Government/HSE. Given the current extraordinary circumstances, please be advised that Dublin Gliding Club are not in a position to resume normal club instructional gliding operations until further notice. Flight Vouchers which would expire during that suspension will have their expiry dates extended by whatever period we are obliged to remain closed.