Definitions for sailplaneˈseɪlˌpleɪn
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sailplane
aircraft supported only by the dynamic action of air against its surfaces
fly a plane without an engine
A glider that is optimised for soaring and is equipped with fixed wings and fuselage.
Origin: sail + plane
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