Advanced Soaring Concepts
- Advanced Soaring Concepts Falcon
- Advanced Soaring Concepts Spirit
- Advanced Soaring Concepts Apex
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Advanced Soaring Concepts was a sailplane manufacturer based in Camarillo, California and owned by Tor Jensen. Their aircraft were marketed in kit form. The aircraft for which they were best known were the Spirit and Falcon kit sailplanes.
One of the company's most notable achievements was the design and construction of the Apex high-altitude, duration flight research sailplane for NASA.
... The Advanced Soaring Concepts Spirit, also called the Advanced Soaring Concepts American Spirit, is an American mid-wing, T-tailed ... was designed by Tor Jensen and produced by Advanced Soaring Concepts, first flying in 1992 ...
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