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LS7wl – PE

At first sight you would be forgiven for mistaking this glider to be an LS8, but it isn’t, but by only a small performance margin. Absolutely superb handling characteristics and in South African weather it is a great standard class glider. The fuselage and cockpit are exactly the same size and layout as the LS8. She is equipped with a Cambridge L-Nav and GPS Nav system.

Specifications

Vne (at sea level) 270 km/h
Vne (at 10 000 – 16 500 ft) 230 km/h
Rough Air 200 km/h
Manoeuvre 200 km/h
Aerotow 180 km/h
U/C down 180 km/h
Flaps Positive Flap86 kts
Min. cockpit load 72 kg
Max cockpit load 90 kg
Ballast weights Nose ballast
Water ballest capacity 150 litres
Altimeter units Feet
Airspeed Indicator units km/h
Variometer & Navigation Cambridge
Systems S-NAV
Radio Fitted
Flight Logger Fitted
Flarm Fitted
Oxygen System Fitted