Tuesday, 20 January 2004 18:44
A number of Countries have announced the dates for their National Championships including Austria in Aigen from 21st to 26th June and the German National Championships scheduled for 2nd to 5th September in Zweibrücken, Germany. Competing in any of the National events is a great opportunity to practice for the next World Championships scheduled for August 2005 in Great Britain. Please contact Wolf Taser if you’re interested in competing in the Austrian championships and Konrad Geissler regarding the German championships.
Tuesday, 20 January 2004 18:42
Claim number : 7639
Claim number 7947 :
Sub-class E-1c (Helicopters: take off weight 1000 to 1750 kg)
Group 1 : piston engine
Type of record : Speed over a recognised course
Course/location : Sydney, NSW (Australia) - Perth, WA (Australia)
Performance : 111.48 km/h
Pilot : Claude MEUNIER (Australia)
Helicopter : Robinson R44 Astro (1 x Lycoming O-540-F1B5, 210 hp)
Date : 24.10.2003
Previous record : 89.04 km/h (23.04.1994 - Eric Howard WHEATLEY, Australia)
Wednesday, 23 April 2003 19:45
The 2003 meeting of the FAI Rotorcraft Commission (CIG) took place in Lausanne on 27-28 March. The agenda and minutes for the meeting as well as the rotorcraft proposals for participation in the World Air Games 2005 are available for downloading on the meetings page.