Main Menu

Schleicher ASW 27


Designed by Gerhard Waibel, the 15 m racing class successor to the ASW-20 has been designed to maximize performance without regard to possible span extension or addition of an engine. Airbrakes are top surface triple element Schempp-Hirth type to compensate for the very thin wing section.

Wing span: 15m / 49.2ft
Wing area: 9sq.m / 96.88sq.ft
Empty Weight: 225kg / 496lb
Payload: 275kg / 606lb
Gross Weight: 500kg / 1102lb
L/DMax: 48 100 kph / 54 kt / 63 mph
MinSink: 0.52 m/s / 1.70 fps / 1.01 kt
Wing Load: 55.55kg/sq.m / 11.37lb/sq.ft
Water Ballast: 180kg / 396lb
Aspect ratio: 25
Airfoil: Boermans DU 89-134/14
Seats: 1



Copyright © 2020 all-aero. All Rights Reserved.
Joomla! is Free Software released under the GNU General Public License.