Latest Updates: 05/22/2018 1532 km foehn flight from Bert Schmelzer We congratulate Bert Schmelzer to his extraordinary foehn flight in the Alps which he made with a Discus 2cT. › Read more 04/13/2018 First Flight of new Ventus with 15m Wing Span Yesterday late afternoon, Schempp-Hirth engineer Joachim Krauter performed the first extensive flight tests of the new Ventus with 15m wingspan. He was more than delighted about the harmonic flight... › Read more 04/04/2018 Minimoa Issue No. 1 Released We are proud to release the first issue of Minimoa, our new magazine for pilots & fans of Schempp-Hirth. › Read more Further new can be found here.