FAI Announces Winners of the 2015 FAI Young Artists Contest

2.2 SERGEYCHIK RUS lowThe FAI is pleased to announce the list of the winners for the 2015 FAI Young Artists Contest. An international jury selected the three best paintings for each of the categories: Junior (ages 6-9), Intermediate (ages 10-13), Senior (ages 14-17). Their authors will receive FAI gold, silver and bronze medals.


A Series of Fruitful Meetings Ahead of the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015

2015 04 UAE Dubai ED meeting 094As the 200-day mark to the FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 approaches, everyone, from the Event Organisers to the Executive Board, the FAI Head Office, the Air Sports Commissions and experts, is in full action to make the event a huge success. A series of meetings took place recently which brought together key personalities from the FAI community and the Event Organising Committee.


Event Calendar's Bug


For a few days now some competitions are not appearing on our Events Calendar although they are OKed in our database. The bug seems to be in the website structure. We are working on it.

What’s up at CIVL in April 2015?


The minutes of the Plenary plus annexes have been published and so are the minutes of the pre- and post-plenary Bureau meetings. See on CIVL web site the Document / Meeting chapter.


Claudia Mejia Is New CIVL Competition Coordinator



Recently CIVL reopened CIVL Competition Coordinator’s position. We received 34 applications, mostly from very qualified people. Choosing within these many good persons was not an easy task.


FAI Invites Nominations for the Breitling Milestone Trophy and the Breitling Youngster Award

FAI-Breitling-Awards-2We are now calling for nominations for the FAI-Breitling Awards for 2015: the Breitling Milestone Trophy and the Breitling Youngster Award. Both awards will be presented in September at the Awards Ceremony of the FAI General Conference in Rotterdam (Netherlands), where the winners will be invited and hosted by Breitling.


Competition Coordinator Position Open



 The Hang Gliding and Paragliding Commission of the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (CIVL) is seeking a suitable person to act as Competitions Coordinator Officer.


CCC controls: PWCA and CIVL to Work Together


Controlling gliders is an important part of the CCC implementation. CIVL has agreed to work with PWCA to identify problems, standardize as much as possible and build up a proper  database of gliders already checked.


8th FAI World PG Accuracy Local Regulations published



The local regulations for the 8th FAI World Paragliding Accuracy Championship in Puncak, Indonesia, have been approved and published.


FAI Annual Report: 2014 Edition Is Out!

2014 FAI Annual ReportWe are thrilled to share the new 2014 FAI Annual Report.

In these pages you will be taken on a journey through the various events and activities of the Federation.


Class 1 Women's and Class 5 Worlds


CIVL Bureau has been working with the organizers of the European Championships in Macedonia and the Class 1 World Championships in Brasil on adding other classes to the events that were awarded at the Plenary in Serbia.  We are pleased to announce that the organizers have agreed to the following: