(made in 1978)
The Moonraker 78 is the ultimate machine for experienced pilots with cross country flying in mind for the 1978 thermal season. The glider has diffused fixed tips, a deep subventral fin and fully battened sail. The air frame is in 2 inch O.D. x 18 G tube. The sail is 3.8 oz Howe and Bainbridge dacron and can be supplied to customer's colour choice. Two sizes are available i.e. 175 sq ft and 210 sq ft.
(175) nose angle 130 deg, aspect ratio 7, span 35 ft, root chord 7 ft.