Vacancies

Samples

First Flight
First Flight
Conceptual Model

Home Projects Self-Launching Aerobatic Sailplane

The project was initiated in August 2012 after a phone talk to Eugene Zakharenkov of SnapRoll Aero with a goal to build the fastest in the world unlimited aerobatics self-launching glider.

The glider features carbon fiber composite structures, symmetrical wing airfoil, jet engine H250 of Jetbeetle, 60l fuel capacity.

 

PELIMINARY DATA SHEET

PERFORMANCE  
Never Exceed Speed Vne, km/h (knots) 460 (250)
L/D Ratio (expected) 30
Roll Rate, deg/s 100
Engine Max TO Thrust, kg (lbs) 125 (275)
Engine Max Continuos Thrust, kg (lbs) 113 (250)
Limit Load Factor +10/-10
   
SPECIFICATIONS  
Occupants 1
Length, m 6.40
Height, m 1.80
Wing Span, m 11.00
Wing Area, sqm 9.40
Primary Structures Materials Carbon Fiber Composites

 
WEIGHTS
MTOW, kg 540



 

Unless specifically stated otherwise, all the images herein are property of Advanced Design Alliance (ADA) and cannot be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, or store in a data base or retrieval system, without the prior written permission of ADA owner.