Further training in gliding

Learn to fly even better

At the Wasserkuppe we teach you about different types of start. We help you to improve your thermal, distance or aerobatics and to train effectively.

Even if you want to start aerobatics or cross-country flights or want to improve your skills in these areas, you've come to the right place.

For all advanced training courses, we place particular emphasis on individual training.

We offer a perfect infrastructure and many interesting further training courses for all pilots.

The flight instructor team of the Wasserkuppe flying school

Duo Discus XT glider instruction folding engine

Folding engine instruction

In this course, a flight instructor in the double-seater DuoDiscus xT will teach you individually and completely relaxed how to fly with a folding engine.
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Cross-country flight course Wasserkuppe

Cross-country flight course

In the cross-country flight course, you will go on a flight with an experienced flight instructor in a double-seater and learn what is important in the top flight discipline.
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Alpine Gliding Seminar Gap

Alpine soaring seminar

In the alpine gliding seminar you start with our alpine flight cracks from Gap into the unique world of wave flying, hillside flying and cross-country gliding.
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With your further education on the Wasserkuppe you benefit from many advantages:


Our experienced flight instructors are happy to share their passion for aviation with you.


We adapt our training exactly to your requirements and your level of skill.


We train daily throughout the flight season. You determine your course times yourself.

Top infrastructure

Benefit from our perfect infrastructure with flight school and restaurant right on the airfield - in the middle of Germany.

Top Features

We offer state-of-the-art aircraft, top equipment and all types of takeoff on site.


Thanks to our fair and transparent prices, gliding on the Wasserkuppe does not cost more than comparable hobbies.

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Aviation school Wasserkuppe
Wasserkuppe 1a
36129 Gersfeld

+49 6654 364