The GP 11 PULSE is the base, ultralight (under 120 kg) model of GP GLIDERS’ line, designed for people taking their first steps in soaring.
It’s made to inject pilots with the “flying bug”, a passion for gliding, and to make it more accessible than ever before. The name PULSE evokes the heartbeat and the positive emotions associated with sailing the skies.
It is characterized by outstanding flight parameters, as well as very easy piloting, on ground operating and rigging. It boasts a simplified control systems without flaps and fixed, faired main landing gear.
In spite of its simple design it is very safe, the glider’s standard equipment includes a parachute Ballistic Recovery System (BRS) and full automatic control hookups for ease of rigging and security.
- VS: 65 km/h
- VNE: 200 km/h
- L/D: 39 / 85 km/h
- G limit: +5,3/-2,65
- Wing loading: 24-34 kg/m2
- Wing area: 7,2 m2
- Aspect ratio: 25+
- Empty weight: 118 kg
- Max. take-off weight: 245 kg
- Min. sink speed: 75 km/h (27 kg/m2)
- Min. sink rate: 0,53 m/s (27 kg/m2)
- Speed at 2,0 m/s sink rate: 170 km/h (27 kg/m2)
- Wing span: 13 450 mm
- Horizontal tail unit span: 2 120 mm
- Length: 6 340 mm
- Hight: 1 224 mm