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Grob Aerospace was a German aircraft manufacturer, founded in 1971 by Dr Burkhart Grob, son of Ernst Grob, who had started producing internal combustion engines in 1926 and later made other parts for the automobile industry. Grob Aerospace became involved in glider manufacture in 1971 when it was sub-contracted by Schempp-Hirth to build the Standard Cirrus under licence. 200 Standard Cirruses were built by Grob at its own Tussenhausen-Mattsies airfield between 1971 and 1975. In 1974 Grob decided to continue with glider production independently using its experience with fibre-composite construction. Instead of building competitive gliders, they decided to build for the club market at competitive prices. The result was the G-102 Astir. The two-seat G 103 Twin Astir followed shortly after. Other gliders followed, but glider production ceased in 1996 and production concentrated on powered aircraft. In 2008, Grob Aerospace filed for insolvency, suspending their own light-jet production and calling into question timely delivery of Bombardier Aerospace's Learjet 85 prototypes which Grob was contracted to build. In January 2009 H3 Aerospace bought the training aircraft and support business of Grob Aerospace and renamed it Grob Aircraft AG. The training aircraft production, which had been halted in November 2008, was restarted in February 2009.
Vigilant Motor Glider Vigilant Motor Glider, 663 VGS RAF Kinloss
Grob Astir Glider The Grob Astir CS, D3, is a single seat standard class high-performance glider. This one is built in...
Grob G115 PH-SPC The Grob G 115 is an advanced two-seat, fixed tricycle gear general aviation airplane, primarily use...
PH-SPH Grob G-115 GROB G 115E/EG: The professional solution for your aerobatics and training requirements The GROB...
Grob G-115B HB-UGA Photo of the Grob G-115B flight trainer aircraft, here seen at an airfield in Switzerland. It is a b...
Grob G 109 PH-710 Grob G 109 PH-710 at Teuge, The Netherlands 2007.
Grob G-115 PH-SPD Grob G-115 PH-SPD overshoot at Seppe Airport, The Netherlands 2005.
Grob G-115 PH-SPH Grob G-115 PH-SPH landing at Seppe Airport, The Netherlands 2005.
Grob G 115 PH-SPC Grob G 115 PH-SPC at Seppe Airport, The Netherlands 2005.
Grob GF 200 carbon fibre prototype D-EFKH Photographed on 1 September 2010 at the Deutsches Museum, Munich. This is one of the first aircraft...
G-BYXN Grob Trainer 18/8/2011. Dawlish Air Day. RAF Grob G-115E Tutor T1. G-BYXN.
Grob Tutor G-BYWL RAF Grob Tutor from 16 Reserve Squadron Photographed at Royal International Air Tattoo 2012 at R...
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