WGC 2018 Hosin

35th FAI World Gliding Championships 2018 – Hosin, Czech Republic

The 2018 Gliding Championships benefited from excellent weather conditions, resulting in 12 competition days. Averaged over the whole competition Michael Sommer (EB29R) flew a speed of 136,52 km/h and Felipe Levin (EB29DR) a speed of 135,82 km/h. The fastest flight in the Open Class had Michael Sommer on the 2nd competition day with a speed of 161 km/h. Based on this performance the EBs were able to maintain their leading positions throughout the competition. Finally three EB-pilots climbed the podium, Petr Tichy - EB29R, 3rd place, Felipe Levin - EB29DR, 2nd place , and Michael Sommer - EB29R, 1st place. With this victory Michael Sommer won his 5th title as World Champion.

Our congratulations go to all participating pilots.

Results WM2018

Welcome to Binder Flugmotoren- & Flugzeugbau!

what we offer

  • self-launching gliders for the open class: EB28 edition (two-seater) and EB29 (single-seater) with variable wing span
  • maintenance, repairworks and general overhaul for all certified 2-stroke engines used in retractable powerplants
  • retractable engine systems for gliders
  • supervision and support for our models:
    ASH25 EB28, EB28, EB28 edition, EB29
  • thrust- and noise-optimized fixed-pitch propellers BM

Change from Rotax to Solo

As anavailability of spare parts for the Rotax 535C can no longer be guarateed, we offer to replace the Rotax 535C with the Solo-Engine 2625/2.   [more]

32nd WGC Uvalde, Texas

At the 32nd Worl Glidung Championships at Uvalde Texas Michael Sommer placed second with the EB29. Congratulations!  [more]

European Champion 2011: Markus Frank with EB29

2011 July 31 - August 13, Pociunai / Littauen: 1st Place "Open Class": Markus Frank with EB29. EGC 2011. [more]

German Champion 2011: Michael Sommer with EB29

2011 July 1 -14, Lüsse / Berlin: 1st Place "Open Class": Michael Sommer with EB29 [more]

Michael Sommer World Champion 2010 with EB29

1st Place "Open Class" Michael Sommer with EB29 3rd Place "Open Class" Pierre de Broqueville with EB28 edition  [more]

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