METIS is a new SKY PARAGLIDERS tandem glider. The distinctive features apprecited by the pilots are: easy take off, nice handling and also enought flair for comfortable landings.
The gliders is certifies AFNOR Bilace and thee already are first imperssions from the pilots promising that the wing will be a great successor of Golem.
- easy take off generating immediate lift and enables the take off with now wind or even slight back wind very easy.
- easy handling – even the professionals working hard in their tandem duties will not be tired of the brake pressure.
- landing with enough flair compensating for all the small misuse brakes by the pilot.
Each glider is delivered with:
- free Porter bag
- free t-shirt Sky Team
METIS (2004-2008) Layout (m2) 40.25 Layout span (m) 14.33 Layout aspect ratio 5.10 Projected surface (m2) 35.52 Projected span (m) 11.69 Projected aspect ratio 3.85 Number of cells 56 Weight of the glider (kg) 8.5 Take-off weight (kg) 140–210 Min. speed (km/h) 25 Vtrimmer pulled cca. 38 Vtrimmer neutral cca. 40 Vtrimmer released cca. (km/h) 45 Max. gliding ratio > 8.5 Min. sink rate (m/s) < 1.2 Certification AFNOR Biplace