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USA Tops the Final Medal Table of the FAI World Air Games

The United States has finished at the top of the medal table at the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015, ...

Lift off for the 2015 World Air Games!

Excitement is mounting in Dubai, where the stars of the air sports world have touched down for the ...

Ready for take off

Good morning from Dubai, where the skies are clear and the temperature is warm – it’s a beautiful ...

Five minutes with Breitling pilot Aude Lemordant

If you're boarding an Air France Boeing 777 and there is a pretty, blond pilot called Aude Lemordant...

Heat one of the Aerobatics contest kicks off the Airshow

The screaming roar of 330-horsepower Lycoming engines filled the skies above the Palm shorefront in ...

An unforgettable start to the FAI World Air Games

The FAI World Air Games officially kicked off with a bang last night, as the 3,000-strong audience a...

FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015

FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015

From 1 to 12 December, the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 celebrated air sports from around the world. 875 athletes from 55 countries competed in the biggest air sport event ever organised ! Pictu....

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CIVA has a new President

CIVA has a new President

 The CIVA plenary conference in Budapest over the October 24/25 weekend was well supported and took a full two days to complete. A report of the key actions and agreements by CIVA secretary Hanna....

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France Holds On to its FAI Aerobatic World Championships Titles -  Rob....

France Holds On to its FAI Aerobatic World Championships Titles - Rob....

France takes home all gold medals at the 28th FAI World Aerobatics Championships: general rankings, team ranking, individual male and individual female. After ten days of a particularly challenging c....

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Châteauroux Welcomes the Pilots of the 28th FAI World Aerobatic Champ....

Châteauroux Welcomes the Pilots of the 28th FAI World Aerobatic Champ....

Coming from all parts of the globe, the participants in the 28th FAI World Aerobatic Championship received a warm welcome by the population of Châteauroux, France, this afternoon. Crowds cheered the ....

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9th FAI European Advanced Aerobatic Championships

9th FAI European Advanced Aerobatic Championships

The 9th FAI European Advanced Aerobatic Championships took place in Deva, Romania, from 22 July to 2 August 2015.

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Five minutes with Breitling pilot Aude Lemordant

Five minutes with Breitling pilot Aude Lemordant

If you're boarding an Air France Boeing 777 and there is a pretty, blond pilot called Aude Lemordant in the cockpit, you can relax in the knowledge that you're in safe hands. The petite Frenchwoman i....

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José Luis Aresti Aguirre

José Luis Aresti Aguirre

José Luis Aresti Aguirre (1917-2003) is a true legend in the world of aerobatics. Born in Bilbao, Spain, Aresti became a flyer in the 1930s in time to get involved in the Civil War where he served a....

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Johan Gustafsson

Johan Gustafsson

Age 20 Location Dala-Järna, Sweden Profession I am currently studying at the University College in Borlänge to become a machine engineer. Years in Gliding  5, since 2....

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Upcoming Events

20 July 2016 19th FAI World Glider Aerobatic Championships Matkopuszta (Hungary)
20 July 2016 7th FAI World Advanced Glider Aerobatic Championships Matkopuszta (Hungary)
04 August 2016 12th FAI World Advanced Aerobatic Championships Radom (Poland)
20 August 2016 20th FAI European Aerobatic Championships Moravska Trebova (Czech Rep.)
20 July 2017 2017 The World Games Wroclaw (Poland)
03 August 2017 10th FAI European Advanced Aerobatic Championships Chotebor (Czech Rep.)
02 August 2018 21st FAI World Glider Aerobatic Championships Zbraslavice (Czech Rep.)
03 August 2018 9th FAI World Advanced Glider Aerobatic Championships Zbraslavice (Czech Rep.)
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Latest FAI World Record Claims

24 January 2016 Ballooning : Duration : 32h 12min 47 sec Ivan Menyaylo (RUS)
24 January 2016 Parachuting : 2 formations : 25 skydivers
24 January 2016 Parachuting : 2 formations : 25 skydivers
24 January 2016 Parachuting : 2 formations : 25 skydivers
10 January 2016 Ballooning : Duration : 9h 26 min Gregory J. Winker (USA)
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FAI and CIVA Awards

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FAI and CIVA trophies, medals, and diplomas aim at giving public recognition to those who have reached the highest pinnacles of achievement in aerobatic competition.

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Results

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Results of FAI Aerobatics Championships can be consulted on the Event Calendar and Results page or on the CIVA results website (along with the Contest data files, since 2008)

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Aresti Aerobatic Catalogue

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The Aresti Aerobatic Catalogue (Condensed) for power and glider aerobatics is available through the Aresti System S.L website.

 

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