Deutsch: Die Firma Glasflügel Segelflugzeugbau GmbH war ein deutscher Hersteller von Segelflugzeugen mit Sitz in Schlattstall, südlich von Kirchheim/Teck.
English: The firm Glasflügel was founded by Eugen Hänle in 1962 and was located in Schlattstall, south of Kirchheim unter Teck. It was the first firm to manufacture a glass-fibre sailplane in large numbers. It was also responsible for a large number of innovations in sailplane design and technology: quick assembly systems for wings and tailplane, automatic control connections, trailing edge airbrake-flap combinations, hinged instrument panels, the parallelogram control stick and automatic trimming are some innovations introduced by Glasflügel and later adopted by other manufacturers. Some of these are standard features in nearly all gliders produced today.
Italiano: La Glasflügel Segelflugzeugbau GmbH era una azienda aeronautica tedesca specializzata nella produzione di alianti con sede a Schlattstall, nel comune di Lenningen, land del Baden-Württemberg.
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