The Glasair and GlaStar

How the Glasair and the GlaStar changed the world of composite homebuilts.

Glasair

Glasair

Tom Hamilton with the original Glasair I, down on the pig farm.
Glasair

Glasair

Glasair I as a tricycle.
Glasair

Glasair

Glasair I as a taildragger.
Tom Hamilton, Inventor of the Glasair

Tom Hamilton, Inventor of the Glasair

Tom Hamilton holding court at OshKosh ‘94, the year he introduced the GlaStar.
Glasair

Glasair

The Glasair IIS in its tricycle configuration.
Glasair

Glasair

The Glasair III, which actually preceded the IIS...the III is for 300 mph and 300 hp.
Glasair

Glasair

The Glasair IIS in retractable format....near Mount Baker in Washington.
Glastar

Glastar

The GlaStar...it outsold each model of the Glasair series, but not the series total.
Glastar

Glastar

The GlaStar on floats....an ideal floatplane.
Glastar

Glastar

GlaStar on final approach.
Glasair

Glasair

Glasair 1 RG