Wyvern Gliding Club

Upavon Airfield, Pewsey, Wiltshire, SN9 6BE
 
DG 1000

DG1000 A high performance tandem seat
       glider equipped with a retractable self-sustaining       
engine.
      Specification
  • Crew: Two
  • Capacity: 160 kg (350 lb) of water ballast
  • Length: 8.57 m (28 ft 1 in)
  • Wingspan: 20.00 m (65 ft 7 in)
  • Height: 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
  • Wing area: 17.5 m² (189 ft²)
  • Aspect ratio: 22.8
  • Empty weight: 415 kg (913 lb)
  • Gross weight: 750 kg (1,650 lb)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Solo 2350C two-cylinder-two-stroke-engine, 22 kW (30 hp)
         Performance
  • Maximum speed: 270 km/h (170 mph)
  • Maximum glide ratio: 46.5
  • Rate of climb: 1.3 m/s (250 ft/min)
  • Rate of sink: 0.5 m/s (100 ft/min)

Front Cockpit (student or P1)
 
 
 
 
Rear Cockpit (P1 )

 
 
 
 
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