June Newsletter 2018


Navboys is now affiliated with BIGATMO sunglasses!

BIGATMO sunglasses specialise in producing high quality eye wear for commercial and leisure pilots providing supreme comfort and performance. Beautifully hand finished with 8 layer coating, BIGATMO's advanced high definition lens technology enhances true colour perception, sharpness and clarity.

BIGATMO also offer all of their products with the option of prescription lenses - both single vision and progressive - in 5 stunning understated frame designs for the perfect blend of precision accuracy and stylish aesthetics.

For a limited time only we are able to offer a 10% discount on the entire Bigatmo range! Click 'read more' to explore the Bigatmo range and fill out our enquiry form to receive the discount code.

Our new Speed Coat, only £19.99!

Want to give your glider the care it deserves?

Speed Coat is a high performance surface treatment designed to reduce drag and increase flying performance! Rumored to be used by top formula one teams, this advanced paint sealant system employs Nanotech designer technology in combination with a rich blend of Zonyl acrylics & PTFE. Suitable for aircraft, cars and other gelcoat finishes and safe for use on GRP and CFRP structures.

New from CARBONaero! TE Tubes and Wing Skids

Say goodbye to blocked up, broken and ineffective TE Tubes...

CARBONaero and Navboys have been busy testing the new CARBONaero high performance  TE probes, along with the new dual and triple probes to replace ESA and ILEC equivalents. Now in stock, please contact us if you need help finding the right one for your glider.

Also check out our range of wing tip skids, including the new 'durable performance' edition which features a smaller profile with turbulator strips to reduce drag and also a nylon insert for increased durability. Available on our website in a range of designs and colours.


Introducing Navboys YouTube Tutorials...

Check out our new YouTube channel! We are currently building a series of videos to hopefully assist you in getting the most out of current glider technology. Our first videos introduce Oudie task setting for both racing and assigned area tasks!

The 'read more' button will take you to our channel. Please get in touch with us by commenting on the videos or on the channel discussion to let us know any other ideas for tutorials you'd like to see. We aim to upload a new video every week!

CAA 8.33Hz Radio Funding Extension!

Have you upgraded your radio yet? You have until the end of this year to either remove your old 25kHz radio or upgrade it to a modern 8.33kHz unit.

Thankfully, the CAA has re-opened the funding scheme for 20% rebates on the cost of replacing your radio and its ancillaries, including hand held radios.

This claim window closes on the 30th September 2018. Act quickly to secure your upgrade and get your claim in before the deadline.