Schleicher K-8b (OH-348)

The K-8b is a training sailplane designed in West Germany. It was a very popular training sailplane in the 1960s and 1970s. The K-8b was also built in Finland. Karhula Club bought two K-8bs in 1965 and 1968. OH-348 in the museum is fullu airworthy.
Technical data: Wingspan 15,00 m, length 7,00 m, empty weigth 210 kg, equipped 310, max. speed 190 km/h, glide ratio 25.