Mescalero Applebay   


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General Details
Manufacturer: Applebay
Plane Name:

Mescalero

Classified as: Unclassified
Country Of Origin: U S A
Designer: George Applebay
No. of Seats 1
No. Built 1
   
Performance:
L/DMax: 44
   
MinSink:
   


 

Specifications:
Span Area Empty Weight Payload Gross Weight Wing Load Water Ballast
m ft sq.m sq.ft kg lb. kg lb. kg lb. kg
/sq.m
lb.
/sq.ft
kg lb.
21.9 72 13.56 146 454 1000 227 500 680 1500 50.15 10.27 0 0
Aspect ratio: 36
Airfoil: Wortmann
Structure: fuselage and tail assembly, glass monocoque ; wing, composite metal-fiberglass.
Engine:

Comment:
The Mescalero was conceived in response to a 1970 sailplane design competition promoted by the Soaring Society of America and first flew in 1975. The controls are 100% mass balanced and connect automatically.


           

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