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Glider may refer to:


  • Glider (aircraft), heavier-than-air aircraft primarily intended for unpowered flight
    • Glider (sailplane), a rigid-winged glider aircraft with an undercarriage, used in the sport of gliding




Other uses[edit]

  • Glider (furniture), a comfortable swinging seat that has a motion similar to a rocking chair

See also[edit]

Gliding possums:

Gliding aircraft

  • Military glider, used to transport combat troops and equipment to a combat zone
  • Motor glider, a glider with a power source to generate thrust
  • Paraglider, foot-launched, unframed fabric wing, usually used for recreation
  • Rocket glider, a rocket propelled aircraft that routinely lands as a glider
  • Walkalong glider, a model glider with updraft generated by a person walking behind
  • Paper glider, a model or toy glider made out of paper

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