• Registration: N833AK
  • Manufacturer: Rolladen-Schneider, DG Flugzeugbau
  • Country of Orgin: Germany
  • Glide Ratio: 43:1
  • Year Built: 2001
Rolladen-Schneider LS8
The Rolladen-Schneider LS8 is a Standard and 18 metre class single-seat glider developed by Rolladen-Schneider and in series production since 1995. Currently it is manufactured by DG Flugzeugbau.LS8-18 a plus mass balanced ailerons and an integral tail tank. Can be operated in 15m and 18m mode (438 built, together with LS8-a)
Maximum speed: 280 km/h (175 mph) Maximum glide ratio: ca. 43 Rate of sink: ca. 0.59 m/s (116 ft/min)

Notice To Members & Visitors

To Access the "Members Only" section, you must be a "registered user" and have an account. Members: If you are having problems accessing the "Members Only" area or have not requested access yet, complete the online support form. Only verified members will be allowed access to the members area.