Main decisions taken at the FAI Rotorcraft Commission 2014 Annual Meeting

logo cig 01 cmyk-ptThe 2014 Annual Meeting of the FAI Rotorcraft Commission (CIG) was held on 6 and 7 March 2014 in Lausanne (Switzerland).

Here are the main decisions that have been taken during the meeting:

Future competition

15th FAI World Helicopter Championship

Awarded to : Gdynia – Kosakowo airport (POL)
Dates : 12-16 August 2015
OA : Marcin SZAMBORSKI (delegate)
Chief Judge: PERPLIES (GER)
Deputy Chief Judge: Alan NORRIS (GBR)

National championships will take place at the same airfield (test event) from 13 to 17 August 2014.

Sporting Code Changes

Amendments to Sporting Code Section 9 have been approved.


There were no nominations in 2014.

The Commission agreed to produce an " Red Book" or Gold Rotorcraft Medal Book which will contain details of every CIG Gold medal winner.

Bureau Elections   

President : David Hamilton (NZL)
1st Vice President: Konrad GEISSLER (GER)
2nd Vice President: Irina GRUSHINA (RUS)
NEW / 3rd Vice President: Jacques BERLO (BEL) (new position)
NEW / Secretary : Hans-Peter “Pit” SCHOEFFLER (GER)
Secretary: David MONKS (GBR)

Sub-committee Chairman

CIG Rules Sub-committee: Wolfgang PERPLIES (GER)

Technical Representatives

CASI: Alfred-Pierre “Fredi” HERBERT (SUI)

Next meeting

The next FAI Rotorcraft Commission annual meeting will take place on 5 and 6 March 2015 in Lausanne, Switzerland.