Schempp-Hirth recently finished the brand new high performance, self launching, 23 meter wingspan glider, the Quintus M. The test flight was done by the president of the company,Tilo Holighaus on December 23, 2011. On this 6-1/2 minute video you can see it fly, including an interview with Tilo. The interview is in German with English subtitles.
For more information, see Tilo’s pilot report, also here in the Café.
Thanks to Kees van Schaik for sending us a link to this video. — Ed.