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When Juergen Klingenberg from the Adirondack Soaring Club dropped by Southern Adirondack Independent Living’s office offering introductory sailplane rides, he did not have to ask me twice. In cooperation with Freedom’s Wings International and their hand-controlled sailplanes, the club gives free lessons to disabled users, giving them a chance to experience flight. I have always loved flying, to the point that I proposed to my wife over the ocean in an open-cockpit antique biplane within sight of the Wright Brothers’ historic first fli