Superlight (SLT) Mayday range – Mayday 16 SLT, Mayday 18 SLT, Mayday 20 SLT – The SLT shares the same construction as the LT, but uses PN9 cloth which is the lightest high-tech cloth available.
Apco Aviation started manufacturing the Mayday in 1984, and since then put over 30 000 pieces into service in the Paragliding and Hang Gliding markets. The Mayday has hundreds of life saving deployments to its name, from beginners to world champions.
|MAYDAY||MD 16 LT||MD 18 LT||MD 20 LT|
|Packed Volume [cc]||3550||4800||5000|
|Packed Size [cm]|
Length x Width x Height
|Max Load [kg]||100||120||140|
|Sink Rate [m/s]||6.15||5.1||4.48|
|Stability (1 - 5)||5||5||5|
|Gr. per kg. load||14.9||15.6||16.4|
|Canopy Material||PN1||PN1 / similar||PN1|
|Lines||Nylon 120kg||Nylon 120kg||Nylon 120kg|
|Certification||EN Certification by Air Turquoise||LTF Certification by Air Turquoise||EN Certification by Air Turquoise|