Tuesday, 26 August 2014 10:10
A new paragliding CIVL Competition Class (CCC) have been implemented last February. It will be in full effect in Roldanillo, Colombia, for the coming World Championship starting January 10, 2015.
Friday, 08 August 2014 10:12
Thursday, 17 July 2014 08:55
“Bill Moyes developed the sport from a local phenomena to a worldwide thing of staggering proportion, and thousands and thousands of people are now flying because of what he’s been doing." So declared John Dickenson, inventor of the Modern Hang Glider and also a FAI Air Gold Medal recipient. The CIVL nomination continues…
Thursday, 10 July 2014 10:05
The FAI World Multi-Class Hang Gliding Championships have come to an end in Annecy, France. All results, photos, videos, comments and more are to be found on the competition website. The podiums…
Thursday, 26 June 2014 16:45
It started in Doussard, France, on the shore of Annecy Lake, with preparation, registration, opening ceremony and the first tasks.
On D Day+4 things are smokin'. Check it here on the organisers website. Results, comments, pictures, videos...
Tuesday, 24 June 2014 15:05
The FAI has released a new video featuring all air sports activities under the umbrella of the Federation. The 3-minute film succinctly presents the FAI sports and includes footage of FAI international records from Charles Lindbergh to Felix Baumgartner.
Sunday, 22 June 2014 11:34
Thanks to a great effort by Andreas, the CIVL server with all its services is back online: WPRS, WXC, VALI.
We experienced a double hard drive failure, fortunately slightly staged, which gave Andreas the chance of salvaging all the data off the second disk before that one died. The probability for such a double failure is extremely low, but as Mr. Murphy and Mr. Pratchett discovered, things with a million-to-one chance come true nine times out of ten.