M&H Soaring M&H Soaring is an FAA certified repair station with 20 years experience in glider repairs, refinishing and maintenance.
We are the exclusive US representative for Schempp-Hirth Flugzeugbau GmbH since 2004. M&H Soaring is also a dealer for Cobra Trailers and ClearNav glider instruments.
Call or email for information on glider and trailer purchase, repairs, winglets, glider or trailer parts and glider instruments.
Mailing address: P.O. Box
368, Big Flats, NY 14814
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WATCH YouTube HERE:
Watch Bryan Riegal's video -
made while in the back seat of Duo Discus with HW, Mifflin
2012. Click YouTube link below at left. SSA - 2014 RENO CONVENTION Thank you to all who visited the
M&H booth during the Convention!
NEW Ventus 2 winglets: read what John Seaborn (A8) has
to say after flying with them in Uvalde. Go to Why Winglets tab. 08.30.12
CONCORDIA FLIES! See NEWS page for more. May
wins Region 2 North contest. Pete Alexander and Rick Walters take
first prize in Mifflin Sport Class contest. Four contest
days and three terrific pre-contest days - Mifflin shows
itself again as a great site! Pete and Rick' next contest
together in the ARCUS will be the Open Class Nats. in
Minden, NV. 05.19.12 CONCORDIA DB worked on fitting COBRA
trailer to his custom Concordia so he can take her to a
larger airfield for trial flights. Almost ready.
M&H announces new Ventus2 and
Discus winglets. Go to our 'Why Winglets' page.
02.06.12 Concordia fuselage gets first
coat of filler. See before and after pictures on our News page. 12.20.2011
After a long weekend driving to
Butler's shop and back, CONCORDIA fuselage is now at M&H
shop for aerodynamic contouring and painting. Follow along
on our NEWS page. Posted 11.20.11
Dick Butler's CONCORDIA
coming to M&H shop for next production / finishing phase.
We will post progress pictures on our Images page soon. Posted 11.15.2011
Ventus 2a & b
continues to perform well during 2011 contest season,
dominating by placing top 3 in EGC 2011, Lithuania and
making a strong show during 15M Nationals in Uvalde, TX
with 5 Ventus a & b in top 10. Posted 09.12.2011
to Gordon Boettger and Hugh Bennett on their record
flights in the DUO DISCUS.
They now are the record holders of the new US
Soaring distance record two-seat class sailplane .
Outstanding flights in the Sierra Wave.
Congratulations to team Schempp-Hirth
with their 75th anniversary. From Gö-1
to ARCUS - carried by wind and thermals.
Arcus M and E fly! Schempp-Hirth's newest glider,
the elegant two seat ARCUS, now has both a self-launching
M version and self-launching E version. The E version,
with an electrical engine, flew its maiden flight on
September 18, 2010. Go for more pictures to our Images
page or to Schempp-Hirth's website. 10.04.2010 Phoebus flies! After a 10 months restoration
project, the Phoebus C flew today. This Phoebus was
purchased from the NSM by Lewis & Evan Olson, and the
father/son/daughter team worked in M&H shops, refinishing
& restoring the glider to its old glory. Today Heinz test
flew her, after which Evan and Lewis got to fly. A perfect
day after a long project! Look for pictures at the bottom
of our images page. 09.11.2010 Watch first flight of
First US ARCUS flies in Florida.
See pictures on Images page. 02.27.10
Congratulations to Terry
DeLore andco-pilot John
Kokshoorn with their new World Distance Record of
2501k. Location; New Zealand. Date: Dec. 14, 2009.
Take off: 5.30am, landed 8.55pm. They broke Klaus Ohlmann's
record by 80k. ASH 25, altitude (most of the flight)
28.000ft; temperature: too cold (-35). 02.05.10 Congratulations to the new 2009
National Champions: 2009 Sports Class Champion:
John Seymour 2009 Open Class Champion:
Garrett Willat 2009 15 M Class Champion:
Tom Kelley 2009 Standard Class
Champion: David Greenhill 8.07.09
ARCUS wins 2009 German
two-seat Nationals. For new pictures, see NEWS
Spratt Memorial, May 9th, 15M Nationals, Cordele, GA
Spratt dies, April 10, 2009. See NEWS page.
April 7, 2009. Go to NEWS page for pictures.
ARCUS PICTURES: exclusive ARCUS pictures as she
was revealed at the AERO show in Germany this weekend. Go
to our NEWS page for pictures. 04.04.09
ARCUS at the AERO in Germany, April
2-5, 2009 See pictures on our NEWS page.
2009 Senior Contest winners are:
1th Karl Striedieck in a Duo Discus, 2th Ken Sorenson in a
Discus 2A and 3th Sam Giltner in a LS 1f
LATEST ARCUS UPDATE
posted 02.13.09 see NEWS page
announces new two-seat glider ARCUS.
For more, click our
NEWS button or click Schempp-Hirth link.