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Wingspan: 13.5m
Empty Weight: 163kg
MTOW: 350kg

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Wingspan: 15/18/21 m
550kg (15m)
600kg (18m; 21m)
Min. Sink Rate: 0.53m/s

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Wingspan: 15/18m
MTOW: 500kg
Min. Sink Rate: 0.48m/s

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We are happy to announce that New Zealand CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) completed the type acceptance for LAK-17 series sailplanes. Find the link to the report below:   Type acceptance report
Take a look at the new article about the mini LAK FES sailplane. The Norwegian newspaper “Frostingen” published a story about Trygve Rushfeldt flying his sailplane.   Link to article: “First…
We are introducing new instrument panel layouts for our sailplanes. Now the customer can choose the instrument panel, which meets the requirements best, from four our standard layouts (see the link below). Custom…

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Lithuanian Aviation Plant (now JSC “Sportinė Aviacija ir Ko”) was established in 1969. At the time, it was (and still is) the only company in the Baltic countries on designing, manufacturing and repair of gliders and powered gliders. Aircraft Factory establishment was based on the old traditions of gliding and aircraft design in Lithuania.

The first composite glider BK-7 “Lietuva” was built in 1972. This glider has become the basis for the future aircraft design. Over 20 different types and modifications of gliders and motor gliders have been designed, built and tested during the history of the plant.

The most popular member of the glider family is the Open Class glider LAK-12. Within 25 years, 253 units have been built and operated in 20 different countries. The glider…