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  • TG-15A

    The TG-15A (Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus) is a conventional two-place high performance sailplane with tandem seating used by 94 FTS Advanced Soaring for cross-country training. The TG-15A is commonly known as "the white glider" or the "Duo" in the civilian community. Glider cross-country soaring competitions are flown at the regional and national level
  • TG-11A

    (No longer in service at USAFA ) The TG-11A (Stemme S-10V) is a conventional two-place, side-by-side, self-launched, high performance sailplane. It can transition from powered flight to soaring in approximately three seconds. It was used at USAFA for cross-country training and allowed students to practice soaring techniques without the risk of an
  • TG-9A

    (No longer in service at USAFA ) The TG-9A (ASK-21) is a medium performance sailplane with tandem seating. It was used at USAFA for spins, aerobatics, cross-country soaring, and all aerobatic demonstrations. Commonly known as "the white" or the"K-21", the TG-9A went by the callsign "Saber" in the air. The USAFA Association of Graduates (AOG)
  • TG-7A

    (No longer in service at USAFA ) The TG-7A (SGM 2-37) is a conventional two-place, side-by-side, fixed gear, low wing, motorized glider. Equipped with spoilers, it was used at USAFA to simulate the flight characteristics of the TG-4A. By allowing cadets in the Soar-For-All glider course to practice patterns and aerial maneuvers, the total number of
  • TG-3A

    (No longer in service at USAFA ) The TG-3A (Schweizer 1-26) is a single-seat, medium performance sailplane used for cross-country and spin training. The TG-3A allowed students to master basic flight maneuvers while solo before progressing from the TG-4A basic trainer to the more advanced TG-9A sailplane. Commonly known as the"1-26", the TG-3A went
  • TG-14A

    The TG-14A (AMT-200S Super Ximango) is a conventional two-place side-by-side, retractable gear, low wing, T-tail, motorized glider. Equipped with spoilers, it can simulate the flight characteristics of a glider in aerial maneuvers and in the pattern. It can transition from powered flight to soaring in approximately three seconds. It can also be
  • TG-15B

    The TG-15B (Schempp-Hirth Discus-2b) is a conventional single-place high performance sailplane used by 94 FTS Advanced Soaring for cross-country training. The TG-15B is commonly known as "the white glider" or the "2b" in the civilian community. Glider cross-country soaring competitions are flown at the regional and national level in the TG-15B.
  • TG-10B Merlin

    The TG-10B (L-23 Super Blanik) is a conventional two-place tandem, basic training sailplane. It is used to introduce all Air Force Academy cadets to flight through the Soar-For-All program. Maneuvers flown in the TG-10B include aerotow, stall recoveries, slow flight, steep turns, and rectangular traffic patterns. Features The TG-10B is one of the
  • TG-10C Kestrel

    The TG-10C (Blanik L-13AC) is a conventional two-place tandem sailplane. It is used by the 94 FTS for specialized upgrade training to include spin and aerobatic training. Competition aerobatics are flown at the regional and national level in the TG-10C. Features The TG-10C is one of the world's most common initial soaring trainers. The LETECKÉ
  • TG-10 D Peregrine

    The TG-10D (Blanik L-33 Solo) is a conventional one-place medium performance sailplane used by 94 FTS Advanced Programs for cross-country training. Glider cross-country soaring competitions are flown at the regional and national level in the TG-10D. Features The LETECKÉ ZÁVODY Aircraft Corporation (LET) of Kunovice, Czech Republic manufactures the
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