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Johnson Reports

This section contains articles written by Dick Johnson. They're mostly flight tests, and are one of the most popular features of SOARING magazine. Click on the underlined links to download a PDF file that contains the complete article. These files are quite large -- mostly 600-900K, so download time may be quite lengthy.

  304CZ Sailplane July 2000
  ASH-25 Sailplane May 1988
  ASH-26E Self-Launching 18-Meter Sailplane September 1995
  ASK-21 Sailplane July 1985
  ASW-19 Sailplane August 1977
  ASW-20 Sailplane May 1978
  ASW-22 Sailplane April 1983
  ASW-24W Sailplane May 1994
  DG-101G Sailplane May 1985
  DG-200 Sailplane July 1980
  DG-300 Flight test August 1985
  DG-600 Sailplane August 1989
  DG1000S Sailplane September 2003
  Discus 2B Standard Class Racer May 1999
  Discus Sailplane February 1986
  Drag Test Instrument October 1983
  Duo Discus Sailplane March 1999
  Genesis 2 Sailplane March 2000
  Glasflugel 604 Modifications November 1977
  Glasflugel 604 Sailplane October 1976
  Grob 103C Twin III Sailplane March 1990
  Grob G-109B Motorglider May 1986
  Grob-102 Club IIIb Sailplane January 1984
  Grob-103 Twin II Sailplane February 1983
  HK36TTC Motorglider February 2004
  Holighaus Way October 2004
  HP-18W Sailplane July 2003
  HpH 304C Wasp Standard Class Sailplane April 2003
  IS-29D2 15 Meter Sport Sailplane March 1998
  J-4 Javelin Sailplane January 1992
  Jantar 1 and 2A Sailplanes April 1977
  Jantars 1 and 2 July 1979
  Janus Sailplane March 1979
  Krosno KR-03A Two Place Trainer February 1993
  L-23 Blanik February 1996
  LAK-12 20.4 Meter Sailplane July 1996
  LAK-17A Racing Class Sailplane March 2001
  LAK-17A Racing Class Sailplane - Part II  July 2001
  Let L-33 Solo Sailplane July 1995
  LS-3 Sailplane November 1978
  LS-3-17 Sailplane June 1980
  LS-3A Sailplane February 1980
  LS-4a Sailplane September 1984
  LS-4a Sailplane - Part II March 1985
  LS-8a Standard Class Sailplane July 1998
  Mini Nimbus Sailplane December 1977
  Mosquito Sailplane August 1979
  Nimbus III Sailplane December 1982
  PIK 20D-78 Sailplane January 1979
  PIK-20 Flight Polar Evaluation Part A July 1978
  PIK-20 Flight Polar Evaluation Part B August 1978
  PW-5 Sailplane, Development of a total Energy System April 1998
  PW-5 World Class Sailplane April 1997
  PW-6 Sailplane May 2004
  Russia 12.6 Meter World Class Sailplane March 1995
  Russia AC-4 Performance June 1997
  Russia AC-4c Sailplane September 2001
  Schweizer 1-26 Wing - Oil Flow Study May 1997
  Schweizer 1-26E Sailplane February 1977
  Schweizer 1-35 Sailplane January 1977
  Schweizer 1-36 Sailplane March 1982
  Silent-IN May 2003
  Slingsby Vega Sailplane February 1981
  Sparrowhawk Sailplane July 2002
  Stemme S-10 Motorglider January 1994
  Super Ximango Motorglider December 1996
  SZD-50-3 Puchacz Trainer, Additional Spin Testing June 1994
  SZD-50-3 Puchacz Two Place Trainer April 1994
  SZD-55 Sailplane March 1992
  SZD-56-1 DIANA April 1999
  SZD-59 Acro Sailplane June 1998
  Ventus 16.6 Sailplane April 1984
  Ventus 2b, Part 1 April 1996
  Ventus 2b, Part 2 June 1996
  Ventus A Sailplane December 1981
  Ventus B Sailplane June 1982
  Zuni Sailplane September 1979
  The Effects of Wing Surface Distortions on the Performance of a Modern Sailplane May 1998
  Sailplane Thermaling Procedures February 1997

Posted: 11/11/2010