We were fortunate in that Jerry Zieba
, the Diana
dealer from Illinois, offered to bring his
new Diana 2 to Caddo Mills for the Dallas Gliding Association's
For more options contact Jerry
at firstname.lastname@example.org, and/or look at www.dianasailplanes.com. for additional pricing and details.
Many thanks go to Jerry Zieba for bringing his fine new sailplane 950 miles from Illinois for our flight tests in Texas, and to the Dallas Gliding Association for providing both the hangarage and the high aero tows needed to accomplish it.
Mr. Jerry Zieba of Diana Sailplanes contacted me in April and kindly offered Diana "Zulu Juliet" for me to fly in the 15M Nationals at Uvalde.
This aircraft would be the second production model Diana
, but the first aircraft produced by the newly formed Bogumil Beres facility.
The aircraft was finally shipped from Gdansk on 4 July.
picked it up in New York harbor on July 23.
After a whirlwind of driving and paperwork, Jerry
miraculously arrived with the Diana
at Texas Soaring Association
on July 29th.
Thanks again to Jerry Zieba
for entrusting me with his