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Jim Payne lined another sensational flight up in his list of spectacular wave flights. On 23th March he started in Minden and flew the longest distance (thus far) in the US flying season 2015

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Please mark your calendars for the AERO 2015! From April 15 to 18, 2015 Schempp-Hirth will be presenting their latest news and products during the global show for general aviation in Friedrichshafen. You will find us in Hall A1 at the booth A1-113.

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Two Quintus M - gliders with 23m span have been based in Bitterwasser for the purpose of setting new world and continental records. The Quintus M is beside the Arcus M a very popular performance glider for long distance flights at high average speeds.

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We wish all Schempp-Hirth customers and all our friends a happy new year and a successful and accident-free flying season 2015.




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During the latest BWLV-assembly on Sunday, November 16, 2014 Prof. Dr. rer. Nat. Richard Eppler was awarded the Klaus-Holighaus-Medal. The membership of Baden-Württemberg’s (Germany’s third largest State) Aero club gathered and witnessed the professor emeritus to become the first person ever to rece...

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Here you find the info for your spare part order.



Click here for the 75 years Brochure:
Part1  Part2

Alternative oils to Castrol Super TT

A new NOAH-manual you will find under TM's & Service/Technical Support

Information (LBA in english) about the applications for the German regulations to maintain the airworthiness SIHP and to the individual IHP you will find here 

Generic documents, which are not assigned to a TN or an AD, you will find now on our homepage under the rubric TM's & Service/Downloads, AD's TN's (select glider type). Here you can download the appropriate installation instructions and revisions of the manuals for the transponder installation.



Here you can find the newest Information about technical Notes

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To the Photogallery:


Building a Sailplane. Here you find a film documentation (youtube)


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