The analyses were performed for two configurations, corresponding to two wingspans of the sailplane
The record-breaking hang-glider and sailplane
pilot, who was born and brought up in Cardiff, was looked up to by many for his instinctive knowledge of the winds.
records the sonic booms before the booms enter the more turbulent air that exists a few thousand feet above the ground because turbulence can greatly influence sonic boom intensity.
We have chosen airfoils appropriate for use in these conditions, namely model unpowered sailplane
Reaching heights of more than 30,000 feet, Fossett and co-pilot Einar Enevoldson flew a modified sailplane
, equipped with full pressure suits and oxygen systems.
The man who died was flying a glider which collided with a single engined aircraft towing another sailplane
near to the flying centre at Bickmarsh, close to Evesham, at around 2pm.
Add to that list the Schweitzer 2-32 Sailplane
or the Sopwith Camel.
L-23 Super Blanik (VT-GLE) with Winch Machine
T-51 (C-150) Cadet Flying Team aircraft, piper Super Cub tow plane, TG-10B basic sail plane trainer, TG-10C aerobatic sailplane
trainer, TG-15 A/B advanced cross-country glider, T-41D (C-172) TACAV and flight test aircraft, UV-18B parachuting jump plane.
Fundamentals of sailplane
design, in Library of Congress catalog Card Number: 99-6U50 Maryland: College Park Press, USA, 1999.
Henderson was an active member of the Coburg Hills Sailplane
Club, which began operating at Creswell's Hobby Field last year.
51 Decosolmarine Sailplane
Decosol Marine/John Danby/
The Great Western Soaring School sailplane
had landed in heavy brush at the bottom of a San Gabriel Mountains canyon about seven miles south of the flight school's airfield, from which the craft had taken off Saturday afternoon.
The Geordie Flyer is a rigid sailplane
with a 30ft wingspan.
The Geordie Flyer, which Ron is still fine-tuning before starting flying tests, is a rigid sailplane
with a 30ft wingspan, made from polystyrene donated by his sponsor company Springvale, of Hazlerigg, Newcastle.