Place: Mirante da Pedra Bela vista. Bairro do Serrote, 13960000 Socorro SP
Level of difficulty : Beginners.
Description: Wind N NW W before n oon takeoff is in near zero meteo wind, after noon prevailing winds from N NW rotating to W, sea breeze arrive sometime in the afternoon from SW, creating good convergences.
XC to the near city of Braganca 45 km, or FAI triangle, take off distance record 127 km. FAI triangle 87.2 km.
Take-off: 22°35′30"S, 46°28′29"W, altitude 1140 meters, GR 4 (see in google map).
Steep cliff take off, with large grass field, bar restaurant accommodation.
Landing: 0°0′0"N, 0°0′0"E, altitude 830 meters (see in google map).
Big pasture field.
Weather and wind at this place: best months for XC July to December, best months September.
Going there: From Sao Paulo using the Fernand DIaz High way exit for Braganca-Socorro or From Campinas to Moji Mirim
Special flying rules at this place: Some areas belows the take off are not permitted for landing.
Usually practicable from january until december.
Number of accidents occurred: 0.
Flightsite created on 12 June 2012 by Vincezo Di Martino (10696) .