ASK-14 Schleicher   

General Details
Manufacturer: Schleicher
Plane Name:


Classified as: Unclassified
Country Of Origin: Germany
Designer: Rudolf Kaiser
No. of Seats 1
No. Built 66
L/DMax: 28 81 kph / 44 kt / 51 mph
MinSink: 0.75 m/s / 2.46 fps / 1.46 kt


Span Area Empty Weight Payload Gross Weight Wing Load Water Ballast
m ft sq.m sq.ft kg lb. kg lb. kg lb. kg
kg lb.
14.3 46.9 12.68 136.5 245 540 115 254 360 794 28.6 5.82 0 0
Aspect ratio: 16.8
Airfoil: NACA 63-618/ 615
Structure: wood/ fabric
Engine: 19 kW/ 26 bhp Hirth F10 K19

The ASK-14, which first flew in 1967, was a low- wing, powered version of the Ka-6E with a 2- cycle, 2-cylinder Hirth engine driving a featering Hoffmann propeller. It features a retractable, single-wheel landing gear and spoilers. ASK-14’s took the second, third and fourth places in the single-place class of the first international motorglider contest at Burg Feuerstein in Germany in 1970.


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