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N421EF - Schleicher ASK-21

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SpecificationsEF_Large

  • Span 17.0 m./ 55.77 ft
  • Area 17.95 sq. m. / 193.21 sq.ft.
  • Aspect ratio 16.1
  • Airfoil Wortmann FX-S02-196 ,
  • Empty weight 360 kg. / 794 lb.
  • Payload 240 kg. / 529 lb.
  • Gross weight 600 kg. / 1,323 lb.
  • Wing loading 33.4 kg. / sq. m. / 6.84 lb. / sq. ft.
  • Structure fiberglass and foam wing, fiberglass honeycomb sandwich fuselage and tail.
Performance
  • L/D max. 35 85 kph / 46 kt / 53 mph
  • Min. sink 0.65 m/s / 2.13 fps / 1.26 kt
  • 67 kph / 36 kt / 42 mph
Other
  • Country of origin Germany
  • Designer Rudolf Kaiser
  • No. of seats 2
  • No. in the U.S. 35
Last Updated on Thursday, 04 August 2016 09:38  

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