Thursday, 04 December 2014 14:12
FAI officials gathered in Dubai this week to get to know the members of the Organising Committee, the host city and the competition venues of the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015. A series of meetings were held where the Executive Board and the FAI World Air Games Experts from the Sports Commissions discussed the key issues pertinent to FAI’s flagship event.
Friday, 17 October 2014 04:51
The FAI has announced the winners of the 2014 FAI Awards and FAI-Breitling Award, celebrating the outstanding dedication and contribution to air sports.
The ceremony took place last night in Pattaya, Thailand, as part of the 108th FAI General Conference which is held today and tomorrow, and hosted by the Royal Aeronautic Sports Association of Thailand (RASAT).
For the first time, live streaming allowed people from all around the world to be in the heart of the event. Judging from the amount of views and comments, this new feature was a complete success. For those who missed it, the replay of the whole ceremony can be watched on the FAI Youtube Channel.
Tuesday, 24 June 2014 15:05
The FAI has released a new video featuring all air sports activities under the umbrella of the Federation. The 3-minute film succinctly presents the FAI sports and includes footage of FAI international records from Charles Lindbergh to Felix Baumgartner.
Friday, 09 May 2014 10:40
Jacques Mangenot (France) a long time leader passed away.
A great loss to Valentina and his son Martin and the Helicopter Family of France.
David Hamilton – CIG President
Monday, 05 May 2014 14:29
The FAI Rotorcraft Commission (CIG) takes the opportunity of congratulating all the winners of the 2014 FAI Young Artists Contest. Their interpretation, individual skill and imagination is exceptional.
Many of our competing pilots undertake this work and were delighted at the chosen theme.
Many congratulations to you all.
David Hamilton – CIG President.
Friday, 07 March 2014 15:52
The 2014 Annual Meeting of the FAI Rotorcraft Commission (CIG) was held on 6 and 7 March 2014 in Lausanne (Switzerland).
Tuesday, 18 February 2014 11:51
The FAI Environmental Commission (EnvC) has established the Angelo d’Arrigo Diploma, a new FAI environmental award which aims at recognising and promoting major contributions in the field of environmental and sustainable development, in accordance with the development of a philosophy and a vision of sport aviation that increasingly wants to be respectful of the environment that surrounds it.
Friday, 17 January 2014 13:56
The FAI is pleased to announce the appointment of Susanne Schödel as its new Secretary General, starting on 1 March 2014. Schödel, a 41 year old German native, combines experience in airsports, management of non-profit making organisations and political matters.
Tuesday, 24 September 2013 09:46
The FAI Rotorcraft Commission (CIG) is calling all helicopter pilots and fans to help promote rotorcraft and search and rescue activities amongst the young of the World.
Monday, 23 September 2013 10:28
The Commission has heard, with very great sadness, the loss of Margarita Afanaskina (Russia) in a flying accident.
Margarita, two weeks ago, won the Belgium Helicopter Championship.
All our thoughts go to her family remembering her wonderful skill, warm smile, her enthusiasm and the help she gave so generously to others.