Glider flying

Faszination gliding
Silently floating in the sky and glide like a bird through the air:
That's gliding.
Modern gliders are performance sports equipment. Light, elegant and filigree appear the sleek fuselage and narrow wings .Today usually gliders are made from carbon- and glass fiber composite materials . The cockpits are equipped with the latest technology. Altimeter, Variometer, airspeed indicator and radio are standard equipment. GPS-based navigation equipment and traffic alert and collision avoidance systems are used to support the pilot.To the top equipment includes fold out engines either as support in poor thermals or to avoid off-field landings .