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An incomplete list of gliders which were designed In Australia
In an attempt to document all the aircraft which were designed in Australia, I present the following incomplete list
of gliders (incomplete, because I'm sure I have not covered all the bases, and plenty of
people will have more information than me - which I will gladly add to the list!). So far, the list stands at more than 60 aircraft...
First, some definitions of what this list is intended to cover:
The gliders on this list must have been designed in Australia, built in Australia, and flown successfully.
The list does not cover overseas designs which were
produced in Australia, unless there was significant redesign
or adaptation required.
This is only intended as a list (not a detailed history of each
Follow the links in the right hand column (where available) for more information about the
Manufacturer and Model
First flight: Designer:
Description: Six-seat high-wing glider of wooden construction
ES-50 Club Two-Seater
First flight: 1953 Designer: Edmund Schneider
Description: Two-seat high-wing glider of wooden construction