ASK-23 Schleicher   


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General Details
Manufacturer: Schleicher
Plane Name:

ASK-23

Classified as: Unclassified
Country Of Origin: Germany
Designer: Rudolf Kaiser
No. of Seats 1
No. Built 0
   
Performance:
L/DMax: 34 90 kph / 49 kt / 56 mph
   
MinSink: 0.66 m/s / 2.17 fps / 1.29 kt
   


 

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.
15 49.2 12.9 138.8 240 529 120 265 360 794 27.91 5.72 0 0
Aspect ratio: 17.4
Airfoil: Wortmann FX-61-168
Structure: GFRP/ foam honeycomb
Engine:

Comment:
The ASK-23 is a composite structure flapless early solo/ club sailplane designed as a successor to the Schleicher Ka-8 and ASK-18. It is the single-place counterpart of the two-place ASK-21 with cockpit layout similar to that of the latterï¾’s front cockpit. It has a fixed gear and Schempp-Hirth type airbrakes.


           

Your Comments:
Nice trainer... - 127 - Posted by: Sikkeman - wsikkema@hotmail.com (03/Mar/2002) Reply

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