Monthly Archives: June 2011


Now almost 30 UK pilots have flown the Shark SJ and all are really positive regarding it qualities and the easy-of-use of the Jet.


Great albeit tiring weekend at Dunstable and also at Husbands Bosworth where another Nine pilots flew the Shark SJ and enjoyed soaring flights.  So far all flights at Lasham, Dunstable and HusBos have included some soaring and the Jet has performed flawlessly whenever it was asked.


Multiple orders received for Shark sailplanes for UK customers, including both Jet and Self Launch variants.  Contact us to ensure you get your Shark for the 2012 season.


So far 17 people have experienced the Shark SJ either at Parham Airfield or at Lasham and the comments have been extremely complementary. These include experienced glider pilots, senior instructors, CFI’s, and top competition pilots. There has been an amazing consistency in their feedback which includes :-
” superb handling”, “thermals on rails”, “amazingly docile around the stall”, “the glide performance feels right up with the best”, “super roll-rate”, “comfortable cockpit and superb ride”, “Just so easy to fly”, and that is before you think about the jet. Without exception, everybody has praised the jet for its flexibility and easy of use. Several have said…”I just don’t know how you can improve that !”.   Our initial feelings have been confirmed ….