A-15 /
Gliders. Year of the first flight - 1960.

планер А-15

A-15 is a one-seat glider of the open class. It is the first all-metal glider with laminar profile of the wing. Aerodynamic quality is 40, wing span – 18 m, length 7.2m, mass – 320 kg. It is unique on flight characteristics.

Two international records and about 20 domestic ones were established on the A-15 glider.

On March 26, 1960 the first flight of the A-15 was performed.

 

It was produced serially at the aviation plant in Arsenyev till 1967. 60 units were built.