Login

ciam-logo

CIAM Flyer (5-2016) - Flying the little machine, of course by hand

Competing in F2B is difficult Imagine manually controlling a flying object travelling at 23 metres p...

The 2016 FAI World Championships for Space Models in Lviv (UKR) were a full success!

The 2016 FAI World Championships for Space Models in Lviv, Ukraine, concluded on Sunday with Jan Seb...

Final results of the 2016 FAI S World Championship for Space Models

Jan Sebesta from the Czech Republic (CZE) has won the scale (S7) model competition in the 2016  ...

How to build a winning S3A rocket

How to build a winning S3A rocket The S3A category tests rocket’s ability to stay in the air for as...

Saturday results at the 2016 FAI S World Championships for Space Models in Lviv, Ukraine

It was close contest at the 2016 FAI S World Championship for Space Models as the under 18s went hea...

The Juniors at the 2016 FAI S World Championships for Space Models in Lviv, Ukraine

“Yesterday was stressful,” says 11 year old Ashley Van Milligan. “My engine wasn’t lighting and you ...

CIAM Flyer (5-2016) - Flying the little machine, of course by hand

CIAM Flyer (5-2016) - Flying the little machine, of course by hand

Competing in F2B is difficult Imagine manually controlling a flying object travelling at 23 metres per second at 1.5 metres above ground, manoeuvring through a complex pattern as the “Square Eight....

Read more...
The 2016 FAI World Championships  for Space Models in Lviv (UKR) were ....

The 2016 FAI World Championships for Space Models in Lviv (UKR) were ....

The 2016 FAI World Championships for Space Models in Lviv, Ukraine, concluded on Sunday with Jan Sebesta from the Czech Republic winning the scale (S7) model competition. Sebesta’s model of the Satu....

Read more...
Final results of the 2016 FAI S World Championship for Space Models

Final results of the 2016 FAI S World Championship for Space Models

Jan Sebesta from the Czech Republic (CZE) has won the scale (S7) model competition in the 2016  FAI S World Championship for Space Models. Sebesta’s model of the Saturn V not only impressed the....

Read more...
How to build a winning S3A rocket

How to build a winning S3A rocket

How to build a winning S3A rocket The S3A category tests rocket’s ability to stay in the air for as long as possible. With a fixed amount of power from the solid fuel engine, lightness is key to ge....

Read more...
Saturday results at the 2016 FAI S World Championships for Space Model....

Saturday results at the 2016 FAI S World Championships for Space Model....

It was close contest at the 2016 FAI S World Championship for Space Models as the under 18s went head to head in the scale altitude (S5B) rocket category. Michal Bobrowski from Poland flew the highest....

Read more...
More news
Ten Years Ago: Mardna's 111km model seaplane world record

Ten Years Ago: Mardna's 111km model seaplane world record

Ten years ago Toomas Mardna set a world record for aeromodelling that still stands today: a 111km out-and-return flight with a piston-motor seaplane, flying along the banks of Lake Maardu in Estonia. ....

Read more...
6 September 1970: Maynard Hill, the Lindbergh of Model Planes,  Boosts....

6 September 1970: Maynard Hill, the Lindbergh of Model Planes, Boosts....

Let us look back 45 years on the 6 September 1970 and recall an FAI World Record in Gain in Altitude for Aeromodelling and Spacemodelling (Class F) that has not been broken since. On that day, the Ame....

Read more...
World Games 2013 athlete's profile: Andres Leoni (ESP-ARG)

World Games 2013 athlete's profile: Andres Leoni (ESP-ARG)

Name Andres LEONI Sport Aeromodelling Gender M Nationality ESP - ARG Year of birth 1981 Start year in the sport 1989 Experience 24 years Best achievem....

Read more...
World Games 2013 athlete's profile: Alan Goljevscek (SLO)

World Games 2013 athlete's profile: Alan Goljevscek (SLO)

Name Alan GOLJEVSCEK   Sport Aeromodelling Gender M Nationality SLO Year of birth 1987 Start year in the sport 2004 Experience approx. 7000 hours of fl....

Read more...

Upcoming Events

30 September 2016 2016 Carpatian Cup - Golden Autumn - World Cup - Category F2 - Control Line Circular Flight Mizhhirya (Ukraine)
01 October 2016 2016 Jihocesky pohar - Category F1 - Free Flight Vsechov (Czech Rep.)
01 October 2016 2016 Macedonia Cup - Category F1 - Free Flight Prilep (Former Yugoslav Rep. of Macedonia)
01 October 2016 2016 Beograd Kup - Category S - Space Models Aradac - Zrenjanin (Serbia)
01 October 2016 2016 Kotuku Cup of New Zealand - Category F1 - Free Flight Lost Hills, California (USA)
01 October 2016 25th Open Internacional World Cup Ciudad de Valladolid - Category F2 - Control Line Circular Flight Valladolid (Spain)
01 October 2016 2016 FPV Bulgaria Cup - Plovdiv (Bulgaria)
01 October 2016 2016 FAI F3A Asian-Oceanic Championship for Aerobatic Model Aircraft Taichung (Chinese Taipei)
02 October 2016 2016 Niksic Cup - Category F1 - Free Flight Prilep (Former Yugoslav Rep. of Macedonia)
02 October 2016 2016 Sierra Cup - Category F1 - Free Flight Lost Hills, California (USA)
More events

 

Governance

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.

 

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.

 

 

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.

Ten Years Ago: Mardna's 111km model seaplane world record

MARDNA-Toomas

Ten years ago Thomas Mardna set a world record for aeromodelling that still stands today: a 111km out-and-return flight with a piston-motor seaplane, flying along the banks of Lake Maardu in Estonia.

Read more...

Bid applications

warbird001
Call for bid applications for aeromodelling competitions. 

Read more...

Classes

f1-2011-zlatibor3
Full list of Model Aircraft competition classes, with brief information, for all the categories. Full information and the competition rules may be seen in the appropriate volume of the FAI Sporting Code.

Read more...

events calendar

Gallery

world air_games

frontpage_logos

IOC Recognised

Did you know...?

3h 54m 59s = World Record manpowered aircraft

Did you know...?

Glenn was the first American to orbit the Earth

Did you know...?

There are 150 pilots in Paragliding Worlds