Monday, 22 April 2013 13:16
The FAI has released a new publication, the 2012 FAI Annual Report, designed to present the most notable achievements, developments, facts and challenges of the past year. It is meant to be a reference book for all those who are interested in air sports events and the FAI.
It includes an overview of each air sport, lists of competition results, awards and records, photographs and a lot of other useful information.
Friday, 16 November 2012 15:15
The 2012 Annual Meeting of the FAI Microlight and Paramotor Commission (CIMA) was held from 8 to 10 November 2012 in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Thursday, 17 November 2011 11:31
The 2011 Annual Meeting of the FAI Microlight and Paramotor Commission (CIMA)was held on 11 and 12 November 2011 in Lausanne (Switzerland).
Amongst the subjects discussed during the meeting were :
Thursday, 29 September 2011 15:11
Jean-Marc Badan, the previous FAI Sports Director and Deputy to the Secretary General, has been appointed as the new Secretary General of the FAI – the International Air Sports Federation. He will formally take up his appointment in Lausanne, Switzerland, on 1st October 2011.
Friday, 29 April 2011 16:07
The FAI has today announced that Paramotors will feature at the next Asian Beach Games that will take place in June 2012 in Haiyang, China.
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.