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He Made It ! Borschberg Flies Solar Impulse Across the Pacific Ocean

To have flown the zero-fuel aircraft, Solar Impulse, for five days and five nights alone across the ...

FAI Confirms that Borschberg’s Solo Flight Is the Longest Ever Achieved in an Airplane

FAI confirms that at 22:48 UTC Swiss Pilot André Borschberg superseded Steve Fossett’s 2005 duration...

Solar Impulse Entered into the Second Night of its Flight across the Pacific Ocean

The solar-powered aircraft Solar Impulse, with André Borschberg at the controls, is currently flying...

Solar Impulse Begins the Crossing of the Pacific Ocean in Attempt to Break World Records

Technical hurdles have been overcome and a favourable weather window has finally been found. At 18...

Solar Impulse Team Cancel Take-Off from Nagoya

Sadly, the Solar Impulse team had to cancel the take-off from Nagoya due to worsening weather cond...

André Borschberg Successfully Lands in Nagoya, Japan

What a day for Borschberg and the Solar Impulse team ! After taking off from Nanjing, China, on Satu...

Handover of FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 Flame  Marks Starts to Global Ev....

Handover of FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 Flame Marks Starts to Global Ev....

In a symbolic gesture, today the torch of the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 was lit and handed over today by FAI to the Emirates Aerosports Federatio....

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 A Series of Fruitful Meetings Ahead of the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015

A Series of Fruitful Meetings Ahead of the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015

As the 200-day mark to the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 approaches, everyone, from the Event Organisers to the Executive Board, the FAI Head Office,....

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FAI Annual Report: 2014 Edition Is Out!

FAI Annual Report: 2014 Edition Is Out!

We are thrilled to share the new 2014 FAI Annual Report. In these pages you will be taken on a journey through the various events and activities of t....

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Sports and Disciplines Selected for the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 Reve....

Sports and Disciplines Selected for the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 Reve....

The FAI has today announced the list of the 11 sports and 24 disciplines selected for the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015. More than 1000 athletes, cre....

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Around the World in a Solar Airplane - Solar Impulse 2 Took-Off This Mornin....

Around the World in a Solar Airplane - Solar Impulse 2 Took-Off This Mornin....

FAI Secretary Susanne Schödel witnessed Solar Impulse take-off this morning in Abu Dhabi to reach Muscat (Oman), before crossing the Arabian Sea to....

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Electrically- and Solar-powered Aircraft

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Since a couple of years the FAI Homebuilt Aircraft Commission has been monitoring the developing movement of Electrically- and solar-powered aircraft.

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Events

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Browse the list of Amateur-built Aircraft Events.

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CIACA Awards

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FAI Amateur-built Aircraft awards are given to amateur aircraft builders who display exceptional skill and effort in the design or restoration of aircraft.

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IOC Recognised

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3h 54m 59s = World Record manpowered aircraft

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Glenn was the first American to orbit the Earth

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There are 150 pilots in Paragliding Worlds