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Old July 4th 13, 02:44 PM
gotovkotzepkoi gotovkotzepkoi is offline
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Does anyone know: what is the farthest anyone has flown in a Grob 103?
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Old July 4th 13, 06:54 PM
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Does anyone know: what is the farthest anyone has flown in a Grob 103?
Well... Don't know about records or anything, but, as some may remember, the K Clan flew the G103 Twin Astir- TF, out of Telluride during the 08 Region 9 Sport Class Champs in Parowan, and did the following between 6/19-6/28: 187mi, 531(yep 531!), 220, 262, 306, 294, 237, 278, 341 and 332miles. Average Distance: 298.8mi, Average Speed: 69.1mph, Average Time: 4.3hrs. I was back-seater, make'n cocktails and bullwhip'n the front-seater, when not driving here and there.... Do you like the average speed and distance? 1st BTW... Hope that helps...
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Old July 4th 13, 10:00 PM posted to rec.aviation.soaring
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Sept 28, 1981 1000 km O&R multiplace world record, Grob G-103. I believe this was the first two place 1,000 km flight.

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Old July 4th 13, 11:23 PM posted to rec.aviation.soaring
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On Thursday, July 4, 2013 9:44:25 AM UTC-4, gotovkotzepkoi wrote:
Does anyone know: what is the farthest anyone has flown in a Grob 103?



Helmut Reichmann flew a 1000km flight with his sister at a Barron Hilton cup in the 80's.
 




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