Glider operation Standard Operation Procedure

 

Here follow sis pages with instructions related to the glider operations on the Normandy invasion.  These papers are from the 434th Troop Carrier Group, one can assume that all other Groups followed the same procedure.

First two pages are SOP Glider Operation, follwed by four pages entitled S.O.P. for static hook up and take off . The last page also includes a diagram of the formation.

Airborne Troop Carrier - SOP glider pilot 2
Airborne Troop Carrier - Normandy