Rolladen-Schneider LS4-a · GliderReview

Rolladen-Schneider LS4-a

Average Price €31000 3
  • €29000
  • €38971.16
  • €23434.57
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    Basically an LS4 with a larger water ballast. The landing gear system was made stronger to handle the increased gross weight with a full water ballast load.

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    Why buy

    For most buyers on a moderate budget, the LS4 offers a lot of value for money.

    General characteristics

    Class Club
    Crew 1
    First flight 1980
    Built 1048

    Technical characteristics

    Height 1.26 m
    Length 6.83 m
    Wingspan 15 m
    Wing Area 10.5 m²
    Aspect Ratio 21.4
    Flaps No
    Empty Weight 240 Kg
    Gross Weight 525 Kg
    Ballast 170 Kg
    Retractable Gear Yes
    Retractable Propeller No
    Self Launching No

    Performance

    Min Sink 0.61 m/s
    Glide Ratio 40.5
    Stall speed 68 Km/h
    VNE 280 Km/h
    Gs 5.3/-2.65