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It makes us very proud that last Sunday, former Schempp-Hirth chief engineer Helmut Treiber (76, right) has been honoured with the "Klaus Holighaus Medal in Gold", awarded by the Air Sport Association...

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Some of you may have heard that there have been two incidents of inflaming batteries in gliders equipped with the Front Electric Sustainer (FES) system that is also available for a variety of our...

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Congratulations to Wolfgang Janowitsch for winning the 19th European Championships at Lasham, UK, in the 18m Class, with Mike Young finishing 2nd and Bert Schmelzer 3rd, all on the new Ventus. Thanks...

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