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About Charles Umphlette, Jr.
Charles (C.B.) Umphlette, Jr. has been a glider pilot for almost 30 years and has 1300 hrs. in sailplanes. He is a member of the Soaring Society of America and the Tidewater Soaring Society where he first soloed and has been a board member of the club for several years. He and his wife share a Schweizer 1-26B with a sports canopy and he also owns a Schweizer 1-35C. He is a member of the Vintage Sailplane Association and has participated in several of the International Vintage Sailplane Meets at Harris Hill , Elmira NY. He lives in Suffolk, Virginia with his wife, Marita Rea.
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