Tag Archive for 2012 SSA Convention Videos

SSA 2012—News from Jonker Sailplanes

Uys Jonker, co-founder of Jonker Sailplanes, makers of the 18
meter JS-1 Revelation, gave a very well-attended talk at the 2012 SSA convention in Reno on how refinements in glide aerodynamic design can add up to significant gains in performance over the current generation of 18 meter sailplanes.

SSA 2012 Begins!

The 2012 SSA Convention got off to a rousing start this morning. Soaring enthusiasts of all stripes were quickly gathering near the registration booth at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center.