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  Happy Birthday!

Gerhard Waibel has celebrated his 70th birthday



Congratulations to our retired design engineer and the father of all W-types:



Dear Gerhard,

to your 70th birthday on October 3rd, 2008 we want to wish you good health, best of luck and happiness, energy and creative power for all things you want to do in the future. Remain like that as you are


Management and staff from the company
Alexander Schleicher GmbH & Co.

Poppenhausen, October 2008




Gerhard Waibel,

the world famous sailplane designer. Here an abstract of the Schleicher Book "Rhön-Adler" from Peter Selinger, translated in English language.


Photo: Manfred Münch