Perlan 2 Sailplane Construction Photos

Thanks to Windward Performance for providing these photos of the Perlan 2 sailplane under construction at their factory in Bend, Oregon. For more information about the Perlan Project, visit their website and watch our video interview with Perlan 2 Chief Designer and Windward Performance founder Greg Cole.


The Perlan Project—Bird's eye view of components in shop


The Perlan Project—Molds and jigs in shop


The Perlan Project—Wing mold


The Perlan Project—Wing skins removed from molds


The Perlan Project—Fuselage right half in mold


The Perlan Project—Fuselage with bulkheads in mold


The Perlan Project—Fuselage under construction


The Perlan Project—Cockpit under construction