Sailplanes are Fun!!

(Get High, and Stay High!!)

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My PIK30 "17 Meter" Sailplane

Made in France, (1985) S.N. 716. This Glider has a retractable Rotax 505 engine hidden in the fuselage behind the canopy for self launching. Glide ratio is 45:1, and has full length flaps.

Taking off into a Taos N.M. Summer Storm

The Strongest Flight of my carreer!! (3,000' per minute climb!!)

Flying My Grob 2-Place in Uvalde, Tx.

I was flying rides at the "World Soaring Championships" in 1991

This Ship was the 1990 "National Glider Aerobatics" Champion!!

James R. Mosher