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  • AIRUSA - SunDancer

    • Make & Model: Distar Air, DF13/15 SunDancer
      Year: New
      Status: For Sale
      Asking Price: Best Offers

    Its More Than a Touring Motor Glider

    This state-of-the-art SLSA offers soaring pilots the best of both worlds. Its sleek light weight composite fiber glass and carbon fiber design can carry two pilots and their baggage nearly 800 nm on 26 gallons of fuel...(economy cruise)  or if conditions look fantastic just hop in and let the Rotax 912 carry you to cloud base where you can shut down, feather the prop and enjoy the silent flight of soaring in this sleek 15m SLSA.

    See this post in the forum for latest information:  link

    AIRUSA is a dealer for Distar CZ a.s., the producer of these Gliders.  AIRUSA sales, services and support the owners in the United States, Canada and Central America. Call for SunDancer pricing with either a Rotax  912 engine UL 80 hp or ULS 100 hp.

    Versatility Across Pilot Ratings

    The Sun Dancer is a Special Light Sport Aircraft (SLSA) and can be flown by pilots with the following ratings:

    Glider Rating:

    Flying the Sun Dancer as a glider requires a student or private glider rating with a self-launch endorsement.  As a glider no tail dragger endorsement is needed.  Properly equipped the SunDancer can take you to the floor of Class A airspace or even higher in an open wave window. We have flown the Sun Dancer to the floor of Class A airspace many times over the Sierra Nevada. The view from the SunDancer is breath taking. Flying the SunDancer as a glider, which it is, no medical is needed.

    If your medical has been denied or revoked then a glider rating is your answer to renewed freedom of flight and the SunDancer motorglider will take you there.

    Sports Pilot Rating:

    Flying the SunDancer motorglider as a sport pilot with a current driver’s license and proper endorsements the pilot is limited to 10,000 MSL and day VFR only.

    Private Pilot Rating:

    A Private Pilot with a current medical can fly the SunDancer motorglider using his sport pilot privileges to fly light sport aircraft without restrictions. Without a current medical the private rated pilot can fly the SunDancer as a sport pilot with a current driver's license.


    Aeronautical & Industrial Resources, USA
    6872 West Harvard Ave, Fresno CA 93723

    Edited by airusa

    Airport Location: KMAE
    Geographic Location: Madera, CA
    Date of Last Annual: New

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