Tuesday, 08 February 2011 19:20
Keith Negal, the FAI Vice President for the UK, passed away peacefully on Friday 4th February, with his wife Shirley at his side. Keith had been diagnosed with a brain tumour in December 2009. He bore his illness, which he was told at an early stage he would be unlikley to survive, with typical fortitude, bravery and typical good humour.
Tuesday, 16 November 2010 23:19
Here are the main decisions that have been taken during the CIMA 2010 Annual Meeting held on 12 and 13 November 2010:
Monday, 07 December 2009 23:49
Stéphane Desprez, former Competition Director of the 2008 Rugby World Cup in France, has been appointed as the new Secretary General of the FAI – the World Air Sports Federation. He will formally take up his appointment in Lausanne, Switzerland, on 1st February 2010.
Friday, 21 March 2008 00:14
The Organizer's website for the 10th FAI European Microlight Championship in Poland is now live. It can be found at http://www.emc2008.pl/
Wednesday, 05 March 2008 22:58
The entry pack, including local regulations, for the 10th FAI European Microlight Championship has now been published on the web site. It can be downloaded at ftp://www.fai.org/microlight/championships/5130-1.zip
Monday, 15 January 2007 22:50
Following the decision of the CIMA plenary in November 2006, one reference to bouncing in Classics classes precision task catalogue was not amended properly. In the 2007 Annex 4, 2.C3, [If the aircraft bounces the score will be the lowest value of the strips entered.] should be deleted. A new version 2 of FAI Section 10 Annex 4 has now been issued to correct this error and is available at: http://www.fai.org/microlight/documents/sc10 This version 2 is identifiable in the following ways: - "Amended 15 January 2007" on the cover page. - A note at the top of Annex 4 describing the nature of the amendment. - v2 in the header pages of the amended sections.
Friday, 22 December 2006 17:40
The 2007 edition of Section 10 of the FAI Sporting Code has now been published online. This document includes the rules for microlight international competitions and world records. Also published are the new 2006 editions of annexes 3-4 (Master Local Regulations & Task Catalog - 2007 edition) and annex 6 (GNSS Flight Recorders). These documents can be downloaded from the CIMA Documents Page.
Wednesday, 05 April 2006 17:52
The 2006 edition of Section 10 of the FAI Sporting Code has now been published. This document includes the rules for microlight international competitions and world records. Also published are the new 2006 editions of annexes 3-4 (Master Local Regulations & Task Catalog - 2006 edition) and annex 6 (GNSS Flight Recorders). These documents can be downloaded from the CIMA Documents Page.
Tuesday, 21 June 2005 19:02
The organisers of the 2005 FAI World Microlight Championships are making this important announcement: If you want to compete in WMC2005 you must apply on the official form as our CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY require much information from us that only YOU can supply.
Friday, 17 June 2005 22:39
The 10th FAI World Microlight Championships and 4th FAI World Microlight Powered Paraglider Championship will take place in Levroux (France) on 20-27 August 2005. The organisers have confirmed that the deadline for registration is 15th August, and that no registration will be accepted on site. More information on the website of the championship at http://www.wmc2005.tv/